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The Athletic Training Program (ATP) at the University of Texas at Arlington is committed to providing a quality education program that focuses on scientific theory, skill acquisition, application of skills, and professional behaviors via pertinent didactic and clinical education.

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Through faculty and clinical preceptor mentoring, graduates of the Athletic Training Program at the University of Texas at Arlington are prepared to be competent, creative, caring clinicians who enhance best-practice patient healthcare, exercise sound judgment, and value lifelong learning.  

  • The program of study leading to the Master of Athletic Training (MSAT) is designed to accomplish four major goals:
  • Prepare students to have the knowledge, skills, and clinical aptitude to successfully work as an entry-level Athletic Trainer
  • Prepare students to use evidence based medicine to guide clinical practice, and foster active life-long learning in order to advance the profession.
  • Prepare students to value mutual respect and cultural differences associated with varied exposures and clinical job settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts in Athletic Training
  • Preventative and Acute Care Techniques in Athletic Training
  • Athletic Training Clinical 
  • Orthopedic Assessment 
  • Therapeutic Interventions 
  • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are accepted after the published priority date, but for guaranteed consideration of admission submit the application by the priority date.


IELTS or TOEFL needed


57 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (required)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree from a U.S. accredited institution or an equivalent foreign institution.
  • GPA of 3.0 or above during the last 60 hours of undergraduate work or in any previous graduate program.
  • GRE Quantitative score of 144 (500 on old scale) and Verbal score of 153 (500 on old scale). Additionally, satisfactory Writing scores are required. If scores are below these standards the application will still be considered as the Department takes all components of the application into consideration.

  • All Master’s students are originally accepted as “Non-thesis track”.
  • Contact information for references is not required but may be asked for if additional information is needed.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21026 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • National

    20796 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20796 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    9698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9698 USD per year and a duration of  .


There are several different types of scholarships available to you at UTA. Our general academic scholarships are based on academic performance and available to new students pursing their first baccalaureate degree. You can find additional scholarships such as designated, departmental, private, and need-based scholarships through our scholarship system, MavScholarshop.

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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