What Can I Do?

The Master of Science in Athletic Training program is specifically designed to prepare students for a career in allied health care as a certified athletic trainer.

Athletic trainers are employed in a wide range of organizations, such as:

  • Professional sports
  • Colleges and universities
  • Public and private high schools
  • Corporations
  • Rehabilitation clinics
  • Professional organizations
  • Military
  • Factories
  • NASCAR
  • Rodeo
  • NASA 
  • Hospitals
Salaries can vary significantly by setting, but here's a brief summary:
 
Highest degree completed Average starting salary in 2014 (new grads) Average salary in 2014
Bachelor’s degree $31,179 $48,714
Master’s degree $37,330 (estimated) $53,162

For more information, download the 2014 NATA Salary Survey.

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