Master of Science in Athletic Training

Overview

MS in AT

  • 63

    Credits
  • 24 months

    Time to compete, full-time program
  • 5

    Clincal Education Experiences

Commission on Accreditation Athletic TrainingLasell College offers a degree pathway for students to complete a Master of Science in Athletic Training in conjunction with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science or Health Science. Students have the option of completing a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science or Health Science in a 3-year accelerated format or a traditional 4-year format.

The Master of Science in Athletic Training is a 2-year professional program composed of 63 graduate credits including 5- clinical education experiences.

Why M.S. in Athletic Training?

Beginning in 2022, students must enroll in a CAATE accredited graduate program to be eligible to sit for the Board of Certification (BOC) exam. Lasell is taking a forward-thinking approach by proactively transitioning our program to a Master of Science in Athletic Training. 

Lasell's courses are taught by industry leaders with years of experience in Athletic Training, Nutrition, Fitness and Health Science. Our curriculum takes a holistic approach to Athletic Training in our brand-new Science and Technology center with specially designed health and biology labs and strength and conditioning rooms.

Curriculum

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

MSAT 701

Functional Anatomy

3

MSAT 702

Diagnostic Procedures

3

MSAT 703

Orthopedic Assessment and Diagnosis I

3

MSAT 704

Orthopedic Assessment and Diagnosis II

3

MSAT 705

Prevention and Health Promotion

3

MSAT 707

Emergency Response and Care

3

MSAT 710

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation I

3

MSAT 711

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation II

3

MSAT 721

Integrated Clinical Experience I

2

MSAT 722

Integrated Clinical Experience II

2

MSAT 723

Immersive Clinical Experience I

3

MSAT 724

Immersive Clinical Experience II

4

MSAT 725

Immersive Clinical Experience III

4

MSAT 700

Professional Behaviors and Evidence Based Practice

3

RSCI 715

Advanced Pathophysiology and Epidemiology

3

PSYC 714

Behavioral and Mental Health

3

RSCI 717

Healthcare Leadership and Quality Assurance 

3

RSCI 704

Concepts and Application of Manual Therapy

3

RSCI 713

Pharmacology

3

RSCI 780

Quantitative and Qualitative Research

3

RSCI 781

Capstone

3

Core Credits Required: 63

Students enrolled in Lasell College's undergraduate programs in health science and exercise science will meet all pre-requisite  requirements to start the graduate program.

MS in Athletic Training pre-requisite requirements: 

  • Biology (with lab)
  • Human Anatomy (with lab)
  • Human Physiology (with lab)
  • Chemistry (with lab)
  • Physics (with lab)
  • Exercise Physiology (with lab)
  • Statistics
  • General Psychology
  • Nutrition

Course Schedule

Summer 2019

Course NumberNameFormatInstructorDay/Time
SUMMER 2: 7/3-8/26
MSAT700 Prof Behaviors & Evidence Based Practice Online Eason, Christianne Online
MSAT701 Functional Anatomy Online Sarikas, Stephen Online

Fall 2019

Course NumberNameFormatInstructor
FALL MAIN - 9/9 - 12/10
MSAT703 Orthopedic Assessment & Diagnosis I On Campus: TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Eason, Christianne
MSAT705 Prevention & Health Promotion On Campus: TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM TBA
FALL 1: 9/9 - 10/29
MSAT707 Emergency Response & Care On Campus: WF 10:00 AM - 12:50 pM Eason, Christianne
FALL 2: 10/30 - 12/18
MSAT721 Integrated Clinical Experience I TBA TBA

Get Started

The MS in Athletic Training is now accepting applications for the first cohort, which starts in July 2019.

Admission Requirements for two‐year program:

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Preferred GPA: 3.0
  • A "C" or better in all pre-requisite courses is preferred

Candidates seeking admission to MS in Athletic Training graduate degree programs must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and demonstrate through academic experience the ability to succeed in graduate studies. GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission. The TOEFL may be waived for international applicants who have earned a bachelor's degree at an accredited college/university in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand or Canada. All other applicants must submit a TOEFL/IELTS score.

Checklist:

  1. Online application
  2. Official transcripts of all college-level coursework*
  3. Two professional letters of recommendation from either faculty or employers
  4. A one page personal statement describing your goals, strengths and potential for achievement in graduate school

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