Thomas Jefferson University

Master of Science
in Athletic Training
Curriculum


Year One

FALL 1

  • Functional Human Anatomy 
  • Emergency Medical Technician 
  • Current Concepts in Emergency Care for Athletic Training
  • Scientific Inquiry and Writing
  • Fundamentals of Athletic Training 
  • Basics of Rehabilitation

FALL 2

  • Practicum in Athletic Training I

SPRING 1

  • Prevention, Evaluation and Treatment of Athletic Injuries I (Upper Extremity)
  • Therapeutic Modalities 
  • Human Physiology 
  • Motor Control and Human Movement 

SPRING 2

  • Practicum in Athletic Training I

SUMMER

  • Specialty Practicum in Athletic Training
  • Research/Collaborative Project I

Year Two

FALL 1

  • Practicum in Athletic Training III 

FALL 2

  • Prevention, Evaluation and Treatment of Athletic Injuries II (Lower Extremity) 
  • Organization and Administration in Athletic Training 
  • Special Topics in Athletic Training 
  • Strength and Conditioning 

SPRING 1

  • Practicum in Athletic Training IV

SPRING 2

  • Prevention, Evaluation and Treatment of Athletic Injuries III (Spine and Advanced Techniques) 
  • General Medical Conditions and Pharmacology in Athletic Training 
  • Social and Psychological Aspects of Physical Activity 
  • Research/Collaborative Project II 

Total Credit Hours: 66

For information about the program's prerequisite courses, visit the Admission Requirements page.