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Athletic Training, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) , NC,
The Department of Kinesiology offers a Master of Science in Athletic Training (M.S.A.T.) degree that is designed to prepare persons to sit for the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (BOC) Examination and earn the credentials as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC).

About

Students who graduate with an MSAT degree and who have passed the BOC examination to obtain the ATC credential will obtain jobs as athletic trainers in variety of patient settings. The following is a list of settings where alumni currently work: colleges, universities, high schools, sports medicine clinics, physician’s offices, pediatric hospitals, sport performance gyms, dance companies, professional sports, and the military.

Accreditation

The 48 credit hour MSAT is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Applied Neuromechanics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Motor Behavior
  • Pedagogical Kinesiology
  • Community Youth Sport Development
  • Sociohistorical Studies
  • Sport & Exercise Psychology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Online Application To The Graduate School
  • All Official Transcripts
  • Gre Scores
  • Three Recommendations

      Tuition Fee

      • International

        21734 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 21734 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
      • National

        21734 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 21734 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
      • In-State

        8016 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 8016 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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      • 1001 - 1540 USD/month
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