24 months
13260 USD/year
13260 USD/year
3324 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Advance your knowledge and skills in clinical practice, instruction and research with the Kinesiology, Athletic Training program of the Georgia Southern University.


As a practicing athletic trainer, you need comprehensive training to advance your career. This two year post-professional graduate in Kinesiology, Athletic Training program from Georgia Southern University provides you with a complete core curriculum supplemented by areas of intensive study. Explore the athletic training skills you’ll learn.

You will explore the following areas of intensive academic study:

  • Concussion Pathophysiology and Management
  • Assessment and Rehabilitation of the Lumbar Spine
  • Graston Technique for Manual Therapy
  • Clinical Education in Athletic Training
  • Opportunities in Gross Anatomy
  • iStan Patient Simulator

Program of Study

The program of study focuses on student development in promoting strong scientific inquiry and understanding practical applications of theory through exposure to scientific literature and current research.  The program produces graduates with the ability to communicate clinical findings to the academic and lay communities, and to display critical thinking skills and expertise necessary to plan and conduct independent and creative research.

Completion of a committee approved thesis is required of all students for graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Research Writing
  • Instrumentation and Techniques in Biochemics
  • Advanced Rehabilitation Skills in Athletic Training
  • Current Issues in Athletic Training
  • Evaluation and Rehabilitation of the Lumbar Spine
  • Clinical Practicum for Teaching Athletic Training Skills

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Graduation from a CAATE accredited Athletic Training program or  Athletic Trainer certification
  • Minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (4.0 scale)*
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) within the past five years
  • College of Graduate Studies Online Application

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    3324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1662 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Statesboro

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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