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MS in Athletic Training

Be a Leader in Sports Medicine and Performance Enhancement.

A career in athletic training is waiting for you! Become an athletic trainer at the University of Lynchburg.

Earn your Master of Science in Athletic Training

If you're looking for an athletic training school, you can stop searching. With experienced faculty and a dedicated learning environment, our MSAT degree prepares you for a career in health care, where you'll work with athletes and physically active patients. Get real world experience with clinical rotations and research opportunities at one of the best universities around!

Work with champions

Gain experience with athletes at all levels (from high school to Division I).

Small cohorts.

One-on-one interaction and mentoring with faculty.

100% Pass Rate

Graduates have a 100% board certification pass rate.

We want to challenge you, develop your skills, and teach you how to take your career in athletic training from ordinary to extraordinary. Our MSAT program gives you opportunities you won't find anywhere else:

  • Real-world experiences with clinical rotations.
  • Work one-on-one with award winning faculty.
  • Research with faculty who are making a difference in college and professional sports.

The deadline to apply ends in:


The deadline to apply for the October term has passed. There is still time to apply for the next term.

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Let us know you’re interested, get the brochure, and we’ll be in touch.


Excellent reasons to choose Lynchburg: 

Train with the best and get a foundation in evidence-based medicine.

  • Facilities for hands-on exploration: Including graduate cadaver lab, athletic training laboratory, hydrotherapy treatment equipment, sports medicine clinic, and more.
  • Nationally-recognized faculty: Faculty members have been recognized by the National Athletic Trainers' Association, Virginia Athletic Trainers' Association, Mid-Atlantic Athletic Trainers' Association, and more.
  • Work with athletes: You’ll work closely with our NCAA Division III athletes and at high schools, colleges, and other clinical sites to gain experience.

The University of Lynchburg’s MSAT program is unique because you really develop a close relationship with your professors and preceptors. A lot of our preceptors went to Lynchburg, too, and they take us under their wing.”

Yazmine Jones ’23

MS in Athletic Training

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