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Graduate Athletic Training Program

The UTC Graduate Athletic Training Program is a Professional Education (Entry-level) Program.  You will earn a Master of Science degree in Athletic Training.

 

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The Graduate Athletic Training Program at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (UTC-GATP) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). CAATE is sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), and the National Athletic Trainers' Association, Inc. (NATA).  After the last comprehensive review for continued program accreditation, the UTC-GATP was granted the maximum 10-year accreditation. The next comprehensive review is scheduled for 2019.

A recent report by EducationalPortals.com featured in USA Today recognizes UTC as being one of the 20 Best Sports Medicine Schools in the United States.  Of the programs listed, the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga's Graduate Athletic Training Program is the only Entry-level Master's Program highlighted.  By region, UTC is one of only four (4) schools in the southeast region of the United States that were on the "Best of" list. 

 

Board of Certification (BOC) Examination Results

  2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 3yr aggregate
Number of students graduating from program. 13 16 20 49
Number of students graduating from program who took examination. 13 16 20 49
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt. 12 15 20 47
Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt. 92.3% 93.8% 100.0% 95.4%
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts. 13 16 20 49
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts. 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
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