Master On Campus

Athletic Training

Truman State University

24 months
17579 USD/year
17579 USD/year
10151 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Truman State University’s Master of Athletic Training (MAT) program provides you with the type of specialized coursework and practical experience that prepare and qualify highly-motivated candidates for successful careers in athletic training.


You benefit from small, personal classes with a student-faculty ratio of 8:1. Your student experiences include but are not limited to cupping, Graston techniques, mental health first-aid training, grant writing, performance enhancement training, and therapeutic communication training.

Through broad-based professional preparation combined with close collaboration with professors and progressive clinical experiences, you’ll graduate from the program with the knowledge, skills and experience to take the national Board of Certification (BOC) exam to become a certified athletic trainer.

Program Clinical Experiences

Truman State University offers a variety of clinical experiences to enhance student learning during every phase of your learning. Some travel may be required. The Truman Athletic Training programs and connections with local facilities provide a variety of learning opportunities. You have the opportunity to work with well-known professionals in the athletic training field. Schedule a visit today to explore these options.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Athletic Training
  • Bracing, Wrapping, and Taping Techniques
  • Emergency Care Procedures in Athletic Training
  • Therapeutic Modalities
  • Athletic Training Evaluation – Lower Extremity
  • Functional Anatomy and Movement
  • Athletic Training Evaluation – Upper Extremity
  • Therapeutic Exercise and Rehabilitative Techniques

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for acceptance into the Master of Athletic Training program may be accepted beginning August 1 for rolling admission. 


62 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and $40 fee
  • Personal Statement (uploaded in online application)
  • Three letters of recommendation with accompanying MAT form  (Submit recommender’s information in online application)
  • The prerequisite courses should appear on the transcript and come from an accredited institution of higher education.
  • Signed Observation Hours Form

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17579 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17579 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    17579 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17579 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10151 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10151 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kirksville

800 - 1300 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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