Athletic Training

Montclair State University

12 months
1030 USD/credit
1030 USD/credit
713 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Athletic Training Program at Montclair State University provides a high quality, state-of-the-art educational program consistent with the professional and ethical requirements of the profession of Athletic Training.


  • Athletic Trainers work in collaboration with other health care professionals to help physically active people to perform, feel, and move better. They both prevent and treat injuries and are usually work in schools and with professional teams but are also employed in other settings such as physical therapy clinics, and physician offices. The demand for Athletic Trainers is projected to grow 23 percent between 2016 and 2026. Pay varies, but the average annual athletic trainer salary for those with a master’s degree is $54,212. Students can expect to gain hands -on experiences with patients in a variety of settings during every semester of the program including some emerging practice areas such as the performing arts and the AT in physician practice.
  • The program is a rigorous, challenging educational program which is designed to prepare students for the profession of Athletic Training in accordance with the accreditation requirements of the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education Programs (CAATE). Upon successful completion of the program students are prepared to successfully meet the Board of Certification Examination requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Athletic Training Principles
  • Pathology of Physical Trauma
  • Psychosocial Issues in Athletic Training
  • Medical Issues in Athletic Training
  • Administration in Athletic Training
  • Clinical Examination and Diagnosis I
  • Therapeutic Interventions I

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application.
  • Send your $60 non-refundable application fee. 
  • Official transcripts are required from every college or university you have attended – they need to be in their original sealed envelopes. 
  • GRE scores
  • Applicants with a non-US degree: In lieu of a transcript, please submit a course-by-course evaluation along with U.S. degree equivalency information of your coursework from any member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or by Educated Choices.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1030 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1030 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    713 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 713 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Updated over a year ago

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