24 months
14400 USD/year
14400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Our Master of Athletic Training (MAT) program at Truman State University provides you with specialized coursework and practical experience that prepare you for a successful career in athletic training.


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

Why Truman?

  • Small, personal classes
  • Tremendous value — high quality at low cost
  • Strong connection and collaboration with physicians and health care professionals
  • Individualized attention
  • Clinical experiences enhance every phase of your learning
  • Specialized coursework covers Athletic Training, Exercise Science, and Clinical Practice
  • Greater than 90% first-time BOC pass rate
  • 100% job placement

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Bracing, Wrapping, and Taping Techniques
  • Emergency Care Procedures
  • Principles of Performance Enhancement
  • Advanced Topics in Athletic Training 
  • Evidence-Based Research in Athletic Training

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. 


59 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Transcripts
  • Signed Observation Form (40 hours under direct supervision of certified athletic trainer)
  • Current First Aid/CPR Certification

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester 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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