Truman’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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|Academic Year||Number of Students||Pass Rate on 1st Attempt||Overall Pass Rate (2 or more attempts)|
|2017-2018||7||7:7 or 100%||100%|
|2016-2017||8||8:8 or 100%||100%|
|2015-2016||7||6:7 or 86%||100%|
|2014-2015||8||7:8 or 88%||100%|
The national average for first-time test takers is 80.1%.
|Academic Year||Number of Students Graduating||Percentage of Graduates Employed as an Athletic Trainer||Percentage of Graduates Employed as Other|
|Academic Year||Number of Students Enrolled||Number of Students Graduating||Number of Students Returning||Percentage of Students Returning|
February 4, 2019
Evan Cerven and Lex Van Norstrand graduated from Truman with degrees in Exercise Science in May of 2016 and May of 2017, respectively. Upon graduating with their bachelors degrees, they pursued MAE degrees with focuses in Exercise Science. Evan is now the head girls basketball coach at Hannibal and Lex is his assistant! Lex is […]
August 27, 2018
Congratulations to Athletic Training seniors Susanna Goodell-Fields, Mackenzie Snyder, and Kara Wehmyer on passing the Board of Certification exam on their first attempt!