Athletic Training, MS


Athletic Training

master of science

Traditional Online

Competency-Based Online

At Campus Locations

Master of science in athletic training

Learn to prevent, recognize, manage, and rehabilitate injuries that result from physical activity. NAU has the only MS professional program in Arizona that prepares you to take the national Athletic Training Board of Certification Exam (BOC).

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education, our master’s in athletic training offers diverse learning opportunities at the Flagstaff Mountain Campus and the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. The second year of the program includes online courses and hands-on clinical site rotations around the state, allowing flexibility in your schedule and where you live.

You’ll receive support from expert faculty throughout NAU’s rigorous program—our BOC first-time pass rate is more than 80 percent.

Athletic training is recognized by the American Medical Association as an allied healthcare profession. Your MS degree puts you in position to expand your career goals in this dynamic field, whether in sport, military, or industrial settings.  



  • Flagstaff

  • Phoenix Biomedical

Minimum units for completion 58
Fieldwork experience/internship Required
Additional admissions requirements Required
Some online/blended coursework Required
Comprehensive exam May be required by chosen emphasis or offered as an option.

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