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Athletic Training, MAT

Athletic trainers are health care professionals who specialize in preventing, recognizing, managing, and rehabilitating athletic injuries.


10%
National Job Growth

Athletic training opportunities are expected to grow 10% in the U.S. by 2025.

Clinical Learning Opportunities

7,392 GVSU students participated in some form of experiential learning last year.

86%
Alums Working in the Field

86% of Grand Valley's athletic training alums are working in their field.


Source: EMSI, 2021

Program Overview

The program is a two-year degree offered through the Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training that provides students with a theoretical and conceptual foundation combined with extensive hands-on clinical experience for professional preparation.

Why Study Athletic Training at Grand Valley?


Program Details