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997 USD/credit 56829 USD/year
997 USD/credit 56829 USD/year
489 USD/credit 27873 USD/year
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About

Consistent with the mission of the University of Houston and the Department of Health and Human Performance (HHP), the Athletic Training program will provide quality opportunities for learning, inquiry, discovery, and advocacy.

Overview

The Athletic Training program of the University of Houston will facilitate personal and professional growth through didactic, clinical, and professional contributions and collaboration to prepare graduates to be competent and compassionate professionals. Graduates of the MAT Program will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to pass the Board of Certification (BOC) exam for Athletic Training, and practice within an interprofessional healthcare team as an Athletic Trainer.

Master of Athletic Training Program Goals:

The goals of the Master of Athletic Training Program include the following:

  • Prepare students to be competent clinicians using knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA’s) that successfully pass the BOC Exam for AT and enter the workforce as successful contributors to the field of AT and healthcare.
  • Provide quality opportunities for learning, inquiry, discovery, and advocacy, along with personal and professional growth through didactic, clinical, and professional contributions and collaboration.
  • Prepare students to be compassionate AT’s who advocate for their patients and the profession and are able to practice within an interprofessional healthcare team.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Athletic Training
  • Therapeutic Intervention
  • Lower Extremity Evaluation
  • Clinical Experience
  • Athletic Training Administration
  • Pharmacology in Athletic Training

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

57 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed University of Houston Graduate School application
  • Submit official transcript from all prior institutions
  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 is required with special emphasis on the grades in required courses
  • International students only – Submit English language proficiency scores to UH graduate school
  • Current resume
  • Statement of professional goals and interests
  • Two academic/professional letter s of recommendation
  • 50 observation hours documented on the UH MAT Observation Hour Form

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56829 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 997 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    56829 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 997 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    27873 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 489 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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