Skip to main content

Athletic Training (M.S.)

MSAT Program

Athletic Training (M.S.)

The Moravian University athletic training program is a full-time, two-year, entry-level, professional practice program. After two years of classroom and clinical education, graduates will be eligible to sit for the Board of Certification to become a certified athletic trainer.

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, which houses the Athletic Training Program, focuses on inter-professional education and preparing students to become health care practitioners in a multi-disciplinary health care environment.

The program emphasizes student involvement in:

  • Clinical Research
  • Scholarship & Professional Presentation
  • Leadership Development
  • Professional Engagement


First Time BOC Pass Guarantee

We're so sure you'll pass your Board of Certification exam on the FIRST try, we'll pay for any future attempts needed to become certified.

In fact, three of Moravian's first four cohorts graduated with a 100% BOC pass rate.


No Textbook Costs

Textbooks are provided free of cost for student use during completion of MSAT program.


Accreditation

Moravian University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

Shawn Fliszar ’18 MSAT, LAT, ATC

For Shawn Fliszar, there’s no better career to combine his two passions—sports and helping people—than athletic training. Earning his MSAT at Moravian University prepared him with leading-edge resources and immersive clinical experiences so he could go from graduation to his dream job.

Program Brochure

Practical, Real-World Training

Pursue your passion in the fast-growing athletic training field—and with a Master of Science in Athletic Training from Moravian College, you’ll rise to the top of the hiring pool. Our MSAT program is a two-year, fulltime, professional-practice program. After two years of classroom, laboratory, and clinical education, you’ll be eligible to sit for the Board of Certification exam to become a certified athletic trainer

MSAT & DAT Program Accomplishments

  • 98% first-time pass rate on the Board of Certification Exam for all program graduates
  • 100% of program graduates are Certified Athletic Trainers
  • 100% of graduates employed in the field of athletic training
  • National Athletic Trainers' Association Master's Scholarship Winners- 2020, 2021, 2022
  • National Athletic Trainers' Association Doctoral Scholarship Winners- 2020, 2021
  • Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association Graduate Free Communications Presentations Winners- 2017, 2018, 2021
  • Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association Master's Scholarship Winners- 2019, 2021, 2022
  • Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association Doctoral Scholarship Winners- 2019, 2020
  • Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association Doctoral Scholarship Winners- 2021

23%

job growth thru 2030

3,000+

job openings each year for athletic trainers

$60,000

average salaries for athletic trainers with Master's degree

$85,000

average salaries for athletic trainers with Doctoral degree

“I chose the MSAT program at Moravian because my Alma Mater thrives on success of its faculty, staff, studentss and programs, in my eyes there was no better choice for excellence. It also brought me many opportunities that I could never have imagined.”

Chelsea Bortz, Class of 2018