M.Sc. On Campus

Athletic Training Professional Preparation

Springfield College

24 months
1138 USD/credit 34709 USD/year
1138 USD/credit 34709 USD/year
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Springfield College offers a Master of Science Degree in Athletic Training Professional Preparation for persons who wish to gain the skills, knowledge and experiences needed to provide quality health care to those engaged in physically active lifestyles.


Graduates of the Master of Science in Athletic Training Professional Preparation program at Springfield College are eligible to sit for the Board of Certification (BOC®) National Athletic Training Certification Examination.  

After successful completion of this exam, the graduate will be a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC). Most states also require licensure in order to practice.


Our alumni have gone on to work at the following organizations in the following roles.

  • Athletic Trainer for the St. Louis Blues
  • Athletic Training Program Director University of Maine
  • Athletic Trainer Clemson University Athletic Department
  • WorkFit Corporation
  • Deerfield Academy
  • CEO Lean and Green
  • Faculty Member Ithaca College
  • Medical Coordinator St. Louis Cardinals

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sports Nutrition 
  • Prevention and Acute Care of Injury and Illness
  • Behavioral Health 
  • Human Disease and Health Literacy 
  • Anatomy of the Musculoskeletal System 
  • Psychology of Sport Injury 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


61 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution is required in order to advance to graduate-level study. 
  • As such, admission to the graduate program may be granted contingent upon successful completion of a bachelor’s degree when a bachelor’s degree is in progress. 
  • The bachelor’s degree must be conferred prior to beginning classes as a graduate student.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34709 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1138 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    34709 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1138 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Springfield

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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