Advanced Athletic Training, M.S.


In addition to The Graduate School’s application requirements, applicants must submit a sample of expository writing to include future goals and specific research interests.

Degree Requirements (33-36 Hours)

Athletic Training (24 Hours)

Successful completion of 24 graduate hours in athletic training selected from the following:

Course Title Credits
ATEP 733Evidence Based Practice in Medical Emergencies3
ATEP 734Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluation, Treatment, and Rehabilitation3
ATEP 735Contemporary Issues in Athletic Training3
ATEP 736Advanced Treatment and Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries3
ATEP 738Advanced Athletic Training Practicum I1-3
ATEP 739Advanced Clinical Practicum in Athletic Training II1-3
ATEP 740Evidence Based Practice in Weight Management Assessment3
ATEP 741Advanced Clinical Skills in Athletic Training3
PUBH 700Perspectives in Public Health3
Total Credit Hours23-27

Research Project (3-4 hours)

Satisfactory completion 

Course Title Credits
ATEP 798Project in Athletic Education1-3

Comprehensive Assessment

Successful completion of a master research project/thesis.

Additional Qualitative/Quantitative Research Methodology (5-6 Hours)

Course Title Credits
ATEP 770Research Methods & Prospectus Writing in Athletic Training3
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to Biostatistics
Concepts and Methods of Biostatistics
Discrete Data Analysis
Intermediate Biostatistics
Biostatistical Methods in Clinical Trials
Evidence-Based Practice in Physical Therapy
Total Credit Hours6