Master of Athletic Training Program

Athletic Training Facilities2Truman’s Master of Athletic Training (MAT) program provides you with the type of specialized coursework and practical experience that prepare and qualify highly-motivated candidates for successful careers in athletic training.

Our high-quality professional program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). As a student in the MAT program, you benefit from small, personal classes with a student-faculty ratio of 8:1.

Through broad-based professional preparation combined with close collaboration with professors and progressive clinical experiences, you’ll graduate from the program with the knowledge, skills and experience to take the national Board of Certification (BOC) exam to become a certified athletic trainer.

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Athletic Training Facilities Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
 
Academic YearNumber of StudentsPass Rate on 1st AttemptOverall Pass Rate (2 or more attempts)
2017-201877:7 or 100%100%
2016-201788:8 or 100%100%
2015-201676:7 or 86%100%
2014-201587:8 or 88%100%
3-year average 95%.
The national average for first-time test takers is 80.1%.
Academic YearNumber of Students GraduatingPercentage of Graduates Employed as an Athletic TrainerPercentage of Graduates Employed as Other
2017-20187100%0%
2016-2017888%12%
2015-20167100%0%
Graduate employment/placement rates are the percentage of students within 6-months of graduation that have obtained positions in the following categories: employed as an athletic trainer, employed as other and not employed.
Academic YearNumber of Students EnrolledNumber of Students GraduatingNumber of Students ReturningPercentage of Students Returning
2017-201819712100%
2016-20173181983%
2015-20163072191%
Measures the percentage of students only enrolled in the athletic training program at Truman.

 


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