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M.Sc. On Campus

Athletic Training

Northern Illinois University

24 months
Duration
908 USD/credit 25878 USD/year
539 USD/credit 15361 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Athletic Training Program at Northern Illinois University reflects the requirements of the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), and students who want to sit for the Board of Certification (BOC) examination must complete this degree.

Overview

The Master of Science in Athletic Training Program at Northern Illinois University prepares students to prevent, diagnose, and intervene medical conditions that include impairment, functional limitations, and disability. Students will have the ability to integrate classroom and didactic knowledge into a real-world clinical experience and use evidence-based research to lead and succeed as a highly skilled health professional.

Career

Students will have the ability to integrate classroom and didactic knowledge into a real-world clinical experience and use evidence-based research to lead and succeed as a highly skilled health professional.

Programme Structure

Courses

  • Immersive Athletic Training Clinical Experience
  • Professional Preparation in Athletic Training 
  • Athletic Training Clinical Administration
  • Clinical Physical Examination and Diagnosis Lab

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

57 SCH

57-58 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate majoring in kinesiology
  • Completion of at least 90 semester hours of undergraduate designated course work as approved by adviser
  • Minimum of 3.00 GPA
  • Completion of all application requirements, including application to the graduate school, statement of purpose, resume, three letters of recommendation, minimum of 50 observation hours with a BOC certified athletic trainer within the last 10 months prior to application, and transcripts for all college course work. Qualified applicants will undergo a pre-admission interview. The GRE is not required for admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 908 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    15361 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 539 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for DeKalb

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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