24 months
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1431 USD/credit 46507 USD/year
1431 USD/credit 46507 USD/year
543 USD/credit 17647 USD/year
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About

This Athletic Training degree at George Mason University is a professional preparation program for aspiring athletic training healthcare professionals.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Athletic Training program from George Mason University provides students with a strong foundation of the competencies and proficiencies (knowledge, skills and attitudes) and educational clinical experiences that comply with the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) standards for professional athletic trainer preparation. 

Key Features 

  • 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.

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
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
59
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

65 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
59
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Student insurance

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application for Graduate Study or Application through ATCAS
  • GRE is optional
  • Personal goals statement (up to 500 words), covering the following items: academic and occupational background, the development of your interest in athletic training, reasons for wanting to enter this program, qualities you possess which will enhance functioning as an athletic trainer, career objective(s)
  • Two recommendations from professional references
  • Proof of current Emergency Cardiac Care (CPR/AED) Certification at the level of Healthcare Professional

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    46507 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    46507 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    17647 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 543 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 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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