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|
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!
August 23, 2018
The first Master of Athletic Training (MAT) cohort started on July 2. The students have been taking Introduction to Athletic Training, Emergency Care, Preclinical, and Taping, Wrapping, and Bracing courses. They will begin clinical work the beginning of August assisting with football.