Post-Professional Masters of Science in Athletic Training
This professional degree is
designed for students who have completed an undergraduate degree in athletic training
accredited by the
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) standards.
This certification program is
designed to be completed in 11 months. It is primarily delivered online, but
with clinical placements
in a single two-week, on-campus intensive instruction session in gross
anatomy and emergency medical procedures.
As a part of our School of Health Sciences, this professional degree offers both a laboratory and clinical experience that can improve your
marketability as a health
care professional and
allow you to move beyond an entry-level position.
students of this Master’s
program who are interested in athletic training graduate programs, the mission of the
Post-Professional Master of Science in Athletic Training is to provide high-quality,
evidence-based educational opportunities for students to achieve intellectual,
professional and personal growth in the field of athletic training to service
the health care needs of Indiana
Upon degree completion, the mission
of IWU’s Post-Professional Master of Science in Athletic Training is to
- A Christ-centered learning
culture that promotes and assists in developing professional behaviors of athletic trainers that
incorporate the values and attitudes of excellence, caring, honesty and
respect that are consistent with the Code of Ethics by the National
Athletic Trainers’ Association and Standards of Professional Practice from
the Board of Certification Inc.
- A student-centered curriculum
that critically studies the scope and practice of athletic training and
builds upon the students' post-professional athletic training foundational
knowledge, increases their understanding of issues related to athletic
health care through an evidence-based curriculum, and prepares them to
better engage and serve a diverse patient population.
- Didactic, laboratory and online
experiences that provide exposure to a broad range of traditional and
emerging health care and human service delivery models.
If you are
interested in earning your Master’s
in athletic training in Indiana, please contact our Christian university at 866-IWU-4-YOU
for more information about our adult
education graduate program.