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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

Job opportunities in athletic training are expected to grow 10% in the U.S. by 2026.

Clinical Learning Opportunities

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

High Pass Rates on Certifications

Graduates receive consistently high pass rates on the Board of Certification exam for athletic trainers.


Source: EMSI, 2022

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?

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Program Details