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Master of Science in Athletic Training

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Be MORE prepared for any situation as a certified athletic trainer with a Master’s in Athletic Training from Thomas More University.

This 24 month program is designed for students who want to work in an allied health care field and become certified athletic trainers (ATC). Students will gain experience in the field with ATCs and other health care providers in a variety of settings such as high schools, colleges, professional sports, school based clinics, physicians’ offices, and fire departments. Students who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any major and have completed the prerequisites for the program qualify for this competitive program.

Students will be prepared to take the Board of Certification (BOC) exam at the end of this program and enter the field as an ATC upon passing.

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Why NOW is the time to start your Master’s in Athletic Training:

  • Faculty are highly experienced certified athletic trainers
  • Ability to have clinical experiences in a variety of health care settings
  • Variety of immersive exeriences
  • State-of-the-art laboratory facilities
  • Convenient campus in Crestview Hills
  • Easy registration with clear degree-completion plan
  • Mentoring and networking are built in to the program

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A Master’s in Athletic Training from Thomas More University is a good investment in your future

  • Potential Career Settings

    • Orthopedic practice
    • Intercollegiate athletics
    • Public safety
    • Performing arts
    • Professional sports
  • National Average Salary for Athletic Trainers

    $55,000 ExploreHealthCareers.org

  • Rated #1 in Kentucky for Return on Investment

    Payscale.com 2018


Admission Requirements

For students who are applying to the professional phase of the Master of Science in Athletic Training:

  1. Completion of the following courses with a C grade or higher: EXS 105, EXS 150, EXS 250, CHE 103, CHE 103L, CHE 104, CHE 104L, BIO 205, BIO 211/L, BIO 212/L, PSY 105, EXS 224, MAT 143
  2. Overall GPA of 2.5 or higher and a GPA of 2.75 within courses required for the athletic training major
  3. Completion of 60 or more credit hours (prior to beginning professional program)
  4. Current certification in Professional Rescuer CPR and Standard First Aid from one of the following organizations: ARC, AHA, ASHI, ECSE, NSC, CRC, PHECC
  5. Completion of the Application and materials for the Athletic Training Program according to the Athletic Training Student Handbook
  6. Three letters of recommendation from professional sources, two of which must be from current institution.
  7. Undergo a personal interview with Athletic Training Admissions Committee

There are several health, academic, and other requirements outlined in detail in the “Athletic Training Student Handbook” that all athletic training students must complete as required. See complete program requirements and policies here.

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