Athletic Training | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Master of Athletic Training

Gain a high-quality, interprofessional, and evidence-based education necessary to build a strong foundation for a career in athletic training.

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Dynamic Health Care for Athletes and Beyond

The TTUHSC School of Health Professions Master of Athletic Training (MAT) is recognized for its excellence, preparing you to become an athletic trainer who demonstrates professional skills, makes significant contributions to the profession through patient care, and possesses a commitment to improving the health of individuals and communities.


Our comprehensive athletic training education utilizes diversity and practical experience in a variety of learning environments.

2-Year Program
 60 Semester Credit Hours
Classes include a combination of lectures, research, and clinical experience including:
  • Human Cadaveric Anatomy
  • Therapeutic Interventions
  • Acute & Emergency Care
  • Injury Assessment & Management
  • Primary Care & Clinical Pathology
  • Nutrition & Enhanced Sports Performance
  • Clinical Practice
  • Health Care & Business Administration
  • Current Trends in Medical Diagnostic Imagining
What to Expect
  • Integrated classroom and experiential learning
  • Dedicated laboratory time
  • Immersive Clinical Practices Experiences
  • Interprofessional education and opportunities and shared courses
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Potential Employers

  • Middle & high schools
  • Collegiate sports
  • Professional sports (NFL, MLB, NBA, other professional leagues, minor leagues)
  • Performing arts
  • Military, tactical, and civil service
  • Clinical and Physician Practice Settings
Sept. 1
Application Open
Mar. 15
Application Deadline
Term Program Start

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree and Prerequisites

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Your Future is in Lubbock, TX

  • 263 Annual Days of Sunshine
  • Cost of Living $21,218 (single adult, no children) *
  • Average Commute Time 15.5 Mins
  • 240,719 Population

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Phone: (806) 743-3220
Office Hours: 8am-5pm, M-F
Address: 3601 4th Street, MS 6294, Lubbock, TX 79430

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