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  Feb 19, 2018
Samford University Catalog 2016-2017 Academic Year [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Graduate Kinesiology

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Graduate Programs and Requirements


Master of Athletic Training (M.A.T.)

Athletic Training (M.A.T.)  

The Department of Kinesiology offers the master of athletic training degree (M.A.T.), a 56-hour program.

Admission Requirements

Completion of pre-requisite courses (C or better) in anatomy, physiology, exercise physiology, general nutrition, general psychology and health/wellness. Applicants must hold certification in CPR for the professional rescuer at the time of program entry and must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of observation with a certified athletic trainer. A minimum GPA of 2.8 is required.

Time-to-Degree Completion Plan

The program is designed to be completed in two years (five semesters) of full-time study. Cohorts will begin during the summer semester and graduate in at the end the spring semester.





      Kinesiology - Graduate

      NOTE: Additional graduate-level KINE courses can be found in the course listings for the MSE-FYNT program, under the Department of Curriculum & Instruction . Those courses are specific requirements for the physical education teaching field of the Fifth-Year Non-Traditional Program: Secondary Education Class A Certification (FYNT) (M.S.E.) 

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