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Athletic Training

George Mason University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1412 USD/credit
1412 USD/credit
524 USD/credit
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About

The Athletic Training programme from George Mason University is a professional preparation program for aspiring athletic training healthcare professionals.

Overview

The Athletic Training programme from George Mason University provides students with a strong foundation of the competencies and proficiencies (knowledge, skills and attitudes) established by the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) and an educational experience that complies with the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) standards for professional athletic trainer preparation.

Key facts:

Because of increasing employment opportunities in youth athletic leagues and school settings, students also engage in pediatric sports medicine coursework to address the special needs of this patient population. Students will deliver care to diverse patient populations at a variety of clinical practicum education sites.

Successfully completing the program will prepare a student to become a nationally certified, athletic training Board of Certification (BOC®), Virginia Board of Medicine licensed athletic trainer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Functional Anatomy
  • Therapeutic Interventions Foundations
  • Athletic Training Foundations
  • Emergency Procedures for Athletic Trainers
  • Athletic Training Clinical Techniques
  • Lower Body Physical Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

65 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume: Resume should be updated and free of grammatical errors.
  • Goals Statement: The goals statement is 750-1000 words and should describe your academic and career goals related to the intended program. We recommend that applicants are specific in describing their past experiences related to the intended program as well as personal and professional aspirations. We also would like to know why you are choosing Mason to attend graduate school.
  • Transcript: Students can upload their unofficial transcripts for application review. Students with international credentials must provide official documents for admissions review. Please refer to the Office of Graduate Admissions for specific requirements.
  • Letters of recommendation: The PhD in Education program requires three letters of recommendation. All other CEHD programs require two letters of recommendation. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1412 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1412 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1412 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1412 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    524 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 524 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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