MSAT Admission Criteria and Application Procedure

Prospective MSAT students participate in a competitive admissions process.

The Augustana University Master of Science in Athletic Training Program desires the admission process to be as simple as possible. The goal of the program is to provide opportunities to students who want to become healthcare providers with active populations with the ability to pursue certification and licensure in the field of athletic training. 

Students should contact the Master of Science in Athletic Training Program Director for the latest admission information.

Prospective students will be accepted into the MSAT program based on successful completion of the following criteria: (Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis)

  • Complete the online application procedure including submitting a letter of intent to the MSAT Program Director
  • Demonstrate a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA at the time of application and complete the following prerequisite coursework in the areas of biology, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, psychology, & physics with a letter grade of “C” or better. 
  • Interview to be scheduled by the MSAT Program Director.
  • Additional optional information may be provided including recommendation forms, clinical observation hours, and clinical evaluations