The mission of the MSc in Sports Medicine Program is to enhance the education of highly qualified athletic training and strength & conditioning professionals through an interprofessional curriculum integrated with opportunities to excel in research, advanced professional skills, and leadership development; ultimately translating experiences into their respective professions and future employment opportunities.
The Master of Sciences Sports Medicine: Athletic Training Track provides the coursework and practical experience necessary to obtain advanced knowledge and skills in the discipline of Sports Medicine. The degree specifically offers the opportunity for those who are Certified Athletic Trainers (BOC) to build upon their theoretical and clinical competencies beyond those gained at the undergraduate level. The program knowledge and practical experience allows the student to further develop theoretical knowledge and clinical skills, increase their ability to critically evaluate current sports medicine related literature, and obtain the ability to conduct clinically relevant sports medicine research.
Completion of this degree program DOES NOT make a student eligible to sit for the Board of Certification for athletic training examination. Click the hyperlink for further information on how to become a Certified Athletic Trainer.
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Course Requirements (37 Credit Hours)
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Last Updated: September 23, 2016