Athletic Training

Lock Haven University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
9288 USD/year
9288 USD/year
6192 USD/year
Tuition fee
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As an athletic training student at LHU you’ll have the opportunity to learn from high-quality faculty and clinical instructors in state-of-the-art classroom and clinical settings. The Athletic Training program of Lock Haven University emphasizes academic rigor, evidence-based practice, and clinical decision making that will ready you to work as a licensed athletic trainer.


The Athletic Training program of Lock Haven University will prepare you for an athletic training career in various employment settings. The program is designed to develop both your academic and clinical reasoning skills through classroom and clinical experiences. After graduating from the program you will be eligible for athletic training certification by the Board of Certification (BOC) and subsequent appropriate state credentialing.

Program Highlights

Facilities: Lock Haven University provides exceptional, state-of-the-art facilities for the athletic training program. There is a dedicated athletic training classroom, an exercise physiology lab, and gross human anatomy (cadaver dissection) lab.

Careers: Due to a concentration on cost containment, healthcare professions are expected to grow through 2020. LHU’s programs will ready you to enter this expanding profession through a variety of career options. Our recent graduates have accepted positions in various high schools, physician offices, rehabilitation clinics, colleges, and industrial settings across the US.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence-based Medicine
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Evaluation Techniques
  • Therapeutic Interventions
  • General Medical Conditions
  • Current Issues in Athletic Training

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Overall cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher verified via official college transcript(s)
  • Completion of the following prerequisites with a grade of “C” or better: Anatomy &, Physiology 1 with lab, Biomechanics or Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology, Nutrition, Health, General Psychology, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least one from a certified/licensed athletic trainer)
  • Statement of Professional Goals (750 words or less)
  • GRE scores (50th percentile recommended for admission).
  • Current CPR/Professional Rescuer for the healthcare provider
  • Documentation of 75 observation hours in athletic training
  • Successful completion of an interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4644 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    9288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4644 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    6192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3096 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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