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Jessica Rager

Jessica Rager

Assistant Professor

Dept: Athletic Training

740-376-4514

jessica.rager@marietta.edu

ja002@marietta.edu

Office: DBRC

Degrees: Master of Science in Exercise Science (California University of Pennsylvania), 2007; Bachelor of Science (Wright State University), 2004

Year appointed: 2007

Ms. Rager came to Marietta College in the fall of 2007 as an Instructor and Assistant Athletic Trainer after serving three years as Assistant Athletic Trainer at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio.

A native of Paulding, located in northwest Ohio, Rager is a nationally Certified and State Licensed Athletic Trainer.

At Kenyon, she worked as the primary athletic trainer for women’s soccer, basketball, lacrosse, and field hockey. During her three-year stint, she worked to obtain her Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). She also obtained her Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) certification and became a BLS Instructor for the American Heart Association. Along with her duties as an assistant athletic trainer, Rager also performed duties at Kenyon’s student health center.

As an instructor for Marietta College, she teaches classes in the Athletic Training Education Program. Along with her duties as instructor, Ms. Rager serves as the primary athletic trainer for women's soccer and women’s basketball.