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Johanna Hoch

Director of Graduate Studies

Assistant Professor

College of Health Sciences

Athletic Training

College of Health Sciences

Program website

859-218-0497

  • MS

Athletic trainers (ATs) are highly qualified, multi-skilled health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Athletic trainers work under the direction of a physician as prescribed by state licensure statutes.

Master's Program Description

The mission of the Professional Master of Science in Athletic Training is to effectively prepare entry-level athletic trainers, who are life-long learners and servants to their communities, for employment and/or pursuit of advanced education by providing a comprehensive education in a collaborative, evidence-based, patient-centered environment that includes robust educational, scholarly, clinical, and service opportunities.

Master's Application Requirements

The Master's program in Athletic Training requires two separate applications for admission: the ATCAS application and the Graduate School application.  Both must be submitted for admission to the program.  Requirements for each application are listed below:

THE GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION
  • CV (optional)
  • Current unoffical transcript from Bachelor's degree.
  • Application Open Date
    • July 1

Program requirements may change at any time. Contact the DGS of your intended program to confirm requirements.

THE ATCAS APPLICATION
  • Personal Statement
    • The 1-page essay should summarize the applicant's interest in becoming an athletic trainer
  • Official transcripts of all completed coursework, verification of the prerequisite courses, and verification of 100 hours of observation.
  • GRE or GMAT
    • All GRE Subject Test scores are required.
  • Three letters of recommendation

 

Admission Officer Contact Information

Vivian Bowling

201A Gillis Building
859-257-4619
vivian.bowling@uky.edu


Contact

Johanna Hoch

Director of Graduate Studies

Assistant Professor

College of Health Sciences

Athletic Training

College of Health Sciences

859-218-0497