The Athletic Training program is no longer accepting students to the undergraduate athletic training program. See full statement for details.
The University of Missouri’s Athletic Training Program is currently accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), 6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731-3101. The undergraduate program is currently in the process of transitioning to a master’s degree and will apply to the CAATE for a change in level of degree pending institutional, state, and regional accreditor approval. The Athletic Training program anticipates notifying the CAATE for a level of degree change in early 2019.
The Athletic Training program is no longer accepting students to the undergraduate athletic training program.
Information on our new master’s degree (including how to apply) will be posted to the Athletic Training program web site upon approval.

Admission Requirements

  1. Acceptance into the University of Missouri
  2. Declare Pre-Athletic Training as area of interest.
  3. Complete ATP Demographic Information Form.
  4. Complete written statement of professional interests and goals.
  5. Sign Technical Standards form to certify student has read and understands the Technical Standards for admission into the ATP.
  6. Complete Criminal Background Check.
  7. Minimum overall collegiate GPA of 2.75/4.0.
  8. Completion and minimum grade of a “B-“ in ATHTRN 1100, 1200 and 2100 and a minimum grade of a “C” in ATHTRN 2500, MATH 1100 (College Algebra), ENGLISH 1000 (Exposition), BIO_SC 1010 (Biological Science & Lab) or equivalents. May be currently enrolled in courses during application process, but must successfully complete for full program acceptance.
    1. Completion of Blood-borne Pathogen Training. (Done in ATHTRN 1100)
    2. Completion of observation hours. (Done in ATHTRN 1100)
    3. Signed Confidentiality Waiver. (Done in ATHTRN 1100)
  9. Completed a minimum of 12 semester hours, and enrolled in at least 12 semester hours during time of application.
  10. Personal interview with ATP Selection Committee. (If selected for an interview, you will be contacted).

ATP Student Costs

The Athletic Training student is responsible for the following costs:

  1. Tuition and fees.
  2. Clinical education uniform. (black pants/shorts, khaki pants/shorts, closed toe shoes)
  3. Athletic Training collared polo shirts and t-shirts. $25/year
  4. Transportation to and from clinical education sites.
  5. Food and housing for all clinical education.
  6. National Athletic Trainers’ Association student membership. ~$80/year
  7. Physical exam, immunizations and any other medical costs.
  8. CPR/AED certification. ~$27 every two years.
  9. E*Value fee. $165/year
  10. Individual Professional Liability insurance. ~$40/year
  11. Criminal Background Check (prior to admission). ~$37
  12. 8-Panel Drug Screen. ~$30
  13. Board of Certification examination (Last semester in MATP). ~$320
  14. Anatomy lab – gloves, scrubs, lab coat.