Become Athletic Training Certified

The Master of Athletic Training degree is based on a 3+2 plan. Students come to DWU as pre-athletic training students and spend three years taking prerequisite courses. At the end of three years, students may apply for the two-year master's program.

If you are a student-athlete, you may compete in intercollegiate sports for four years and still complete the MAT in five years. If you wish to compete for 5 years, it is encouraged you complete a bachelor’s degree (Biology or Sport Exercise and Wellness are recommend) and apply to the master's program following the bachelor’s degree completion.

After you earn your master's degree, take the national certification exam, receive your ATC and have a resumé that stays at the top of the pile.

The American Medical Association recognizes ATCs as allied healthcare professionals. You will prevent, assess, treat and rehabilitate injuries of active individuals.

We Are Accredited

DWU is accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

Explore Athletic Training with DWU

Explore the athletic training coursework.

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