Advance your skills in injury prevention, evaluation, immediate care, and rehabilitation through this clinically based master's degree program for credentialed athletic trainers.
You will engage in classroom and hands-on learning by participating in academic, laboratory, and clinical work in diverse settings throughout the course of the program.
Almost all in-state students begin their studies at UGA paying limited tuition or fees. Please note that these amounts are subject to change and are meant to give prospective students an idea of the costs associated with a degree at the University of Georgia College of Education.
Students may qualify for a variety of assistantships, scholarships, and other financial awards to help offset the cost of tuition, housing, and other expenses.
Most graduate students at UGA are not assigned to a faculty advisor until after admittance. A close working relationship with your advisor is paramount to progressing through your program of study.
You'll gain hands-on experience in our well-equipped athletic training laboratory, as well as our many other research labs, including aging and physical performance, biomechanics, exercise psychology, exercise vascular biology, cognition and skill acquisition, metabolism and body composition, and neuromuscular physiology labs.
Our fitness center, which holds adult fitness, cardiac rehabilitation, and senior adult programs for university faculty/staff and the Athens community, provides additional opportunities to apply what you are learning.
Work with a sports medicine team, assisting and learning from the various healthcare providers involved.
Earn a stipend working in the athletic department through an assistantship, available on a competitive basis.
See for yourself how much UGA College of Education has to offer! Schedule a tour of campus to learn more about the UGA student experience.
The Graduate School handles admission for all graduate programs at the University of Georgia, including those in the College of Education. The Graduate School website contains important details about the application process, orientation, and many other useful links to guide you through the process of attending UGA at the graduate level.
This program is for students who have:
You are also expected to have taken undergraduate foundation classes in: - Anatomy - Physiology - Exercise physiology - Biomechanics - Physical fitness assessment and development - Nutrition
Completed application due: