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Athletic trainer tends to basketball player on court.

Division of Athletic Training

Interested in pursuing a career in Sports Medicine? The WVU School of Medicine is now accepting applications for Master of Science in Athletic Training degree program for Summer 2021 start date.

TAKE YOUR FIRST STEPS TO BECOMING A MOUNTAINEER

Going "pro"
WVU alumni are athletic trainers for many NFL, MLB and NBA sports medicine teams.

Accreditation

West Virginia University’s Master of Science in Athletic Training degree program was awarded accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) in April 2020 and will undergo its next comprehensive review in the 2028-2029 academic year. CAATE accreditation allows students to be eligible to sit for the national Board of Certification (BOC) exam and earn the credential of certified athletic trainer