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Athletic Training, M.A.T.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) , OK,
Athletic Training is an allied health field recognized by the American Medical Association. Certified athletic trainers specialize in the prevention, recognition/evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries due to physical activity.

About

Employment of athletic trainers is projected to grow 19 percent from 2012 to 2022, which is faster than the average for all occupations. Most career opportunities for certified athletic trainers are found in sports medicine/orthopedic clinics, universities, colleges, high schools and industrial settings. Historically, athletic trainers have worked with athletes in organized sports. In the traditional setting, the athletic trainer must work closely with the coaching staff, the team physician and the athlete to coordinate an effective rehabilitation program.

In recent years, the profession has branched out, and now athletic trainers provide services to recreational athletes and others injured due to physical activity, such as accidents in the workplace. Certified athletic trainers are employed by the military, Cirque du Soleil, Ford, Disneyland and other corporations to provide rehabilitation services to injured employees and to develop and implement prevention programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Anatomy and Lab
  • Human Physiology and Lab
  • Introduction to Biology and Lab
  • Chemistry
  • General Chemistry and Lab or Chemistry in Medicine
  • Physics
  • Introduction to Physics and Lab
  • Psychology
  • General Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Nutrition
  • Nutrition or Sports Nutrition

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • A completed Graduate School application (paper or online) with a Statement of Purpose.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your academic potential.
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended
  • Official GRE General Test results sent directly from Educational Testing Services (ETS)
  • $55 application fee
  • International students who studied at a university outside of the U.S. should submit official TOEFL or IELTS results

Tuition Fee

  • International

    800 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    800 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Oklahoma City

  • 911 - 1460 USD/month
    Living Costs

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