MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ATHLETIC TRAINING

Gullickson Hall 108
304-696-6490

Director

Dr. Jihong Park
Gullickson Hall 100E
304.696.2925
parkji@marshall.edu

AREAS OF EMPHASIS OFFERED:
None
CERTIFICATES:
None.
CURRICULUM:
36 credit hours with thesis.
NORMAL TIME TO COMPLETE FOR FULL-TIME STUDENT:
2 years.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
The program is designed to build on existing knowledge and skills the student has acquired in the student’s respective undergraduate program. Elective courses can be chosen from the approved courses with approval of the student’s assigned academic advisor and/or can be determined by the academic advisor depending on the student’s background, needs, and/or weaknesses. Successful completion of an oral thesis defense is required for graduation.
PROGRAM OBJECTIVES:
The program prepares students for a career as an allied health care provider in the clinical, commercial, corporate, community, university, and medical settings. The degree is designed to meet the needs of the clinical, high school, middle school, college, professional, industrial, and independent athletic trainer.
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APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ADMISSION:
Fall enrollment: August 1; Spring enrollment: December 1; Summer enrollment: May 1
GRE OR OTHER TEST REQUIRED:
GRE
PROGRAM LOCATION:
Huntington