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Movement Science - Injury and Sport Biomechanics - Athletic Training Track

Barry University

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990 USD/credit
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About

This specialization within Barry's graduate program in Movement Science combines both theory and practice that will prepare you for a leadership position as an allied health practitioner in athletic training. 

Overview

Your career options include: college/university athletic training administration, clinical administration, athletic training curriculum clinical education, and clinical research in any athletic training setting.

A master's degree in athletic training will prepare you to assume the rank of instructor in university-level academic programs, which is something you cannot do with a bachelor's degree in athletic training alone. As a graduate of this program you will be able to teach didactic and clinical courses in CAATE-accredited (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education) athletic training education programs. You will also be prepared for pre-doctoral research by choosing the thesis option.

The program covers advanced topics, opening up new career possibilities. It will build upon the fundamentals of athletic training that you mastered in your undergraduate coursework.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomechanics
  • Research Methodology in SES
  • Ethics and Social Issues in Sport
  • Thesis
  • Biomechanics of Musculoskeletal Injury
  • Gross Anatomy of the Musculoskeletal System
  • Advanced Statistics for SES
  • Biomechanics Instrumentation

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Acceptance by the University's Office of Graduate Admissions.
  • Receipt of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited or internationally listed institution, as verified by two (2) official transcripts.
  • Completion of undergraduate courses in prevention, evaluation, therapeutic exercise, therapeutic modalities, and administration, or their equivalents.
  • Above average undergraduate GPA.
  • Sufficient undergraduate preparation or life experience, as determined by the graduate program coordinator and associate dean.
  • Acceptable score on the Graduate Records Examination (GRE).
  • Certification as a NATA certified Athletic Trainer, or qualification for acceptance by the NATABOC as a board exam candidate.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    990 USD/credit
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  • National

    990 USD/credit
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