Mission

The mission of the Master of Athletic Training program is to offer students a dynamic, respected program that challenges them to grow intellectually, academically, emotionally, and spiritually while preparing them for successful careers as athletic trainers.

Vision

Graduates will apply their athletic training skills and knowledge in the areas of evidence-based practice, prevention and health promotion, clinical examination and diagnosis, acute care of injury and illness, therapeutic interventions, psychosocial strategies and referral, healthcare administration, professional development and responsibility to improve the quality of professional medical care in their community while reflecting Christian values.

Frequently Asked Questions
Master's in Athletic Training students on tables learning stretching techniques in their lab class

BOC Pass Rate

The M.A.T. at ACU will graduate its first class in May of 2020. Once CAATE accreditation is gained, graduates will be allowed to sit for the BOC exam. Once data is gathered, it will be posted here.

Goals/Program Outcomes

Goal (overarching statement of what students will achieve by the end of the program)

Graduates will apply their athletic training skills and knowledge in the areas of evidence-based practice, prevention and health promotion, clinical examination and diagnosis, acute care of injury and illness, therapeutic interventions, psychosocial strategies and referral, healthcare administration, professional development and responsibility to improve the quality of professional medical care in their community while reflecting Christian values.

Outcomes

The program will prepare graduates to:

  1. Integrate faith and learning while offering athletic training services to those in need through schools, churches, hospital outreach, and other settings.
  2. Obtain employment in athletic training or related field
  3. Assume leadership roles in the workplace and/or professional organizations
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