24 months
1055 USD/credit 18990 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 18990 USD/year
703 USD/credit 12654 USD/year
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At Athletic Training from Western Michigan University students participate in advanced athletic training didactic, laboratory experiences and clinical internship opportunities which solidify their skills and research experiences resulting in becoming better clinicians and educators. Graduates of this program possess skills that make them highly qualified professionals and well-rounded individuals.


Athletic Training from Western Michigan University exposes students to a wide variety of the latest techniques and concepts in athletic training and related disciplines. 

    Graduates with Athletic Training from Western Michigan University will:

  • increase confidence and leadership; 
  • promote autonomy; 
  • refine communication skills with athletes, coaches, administrators and peers
  • learn current research techniques and trends, how to decipher research in professional journals and to apply research in the professional atmosphere.
  • enhance clinical experiences and network with other professionals

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Strength and Conditioning 
  • Sports Medicine: Applied Anatomy
  • Aquatic Therapy 
  • Emergency Management in Athletic Training
  • Advanced Techniques in Therapeutic Modalities
  • Manual Therapy Techniques in Sports Medicine 
  • Orthopedic Fabrication and Diagnostics in Sports Medicine

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline: Jan. 31 or until all positions are filled 


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport identification page
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
  • $100 non-refundable application fee
  • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
  • The applicant must be a graduate of an accredited university or college and have at least a 3.0 grade point average. 
  • All applicants must be either Board of Certification certified or have fulfilled all requirements to take the BOC exam. 
  • GRE scores are not required, but we encourage you to submit your scores.
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12654 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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