MaconCatalog : College of Health Professions : Degree Requirements
 
Degree Requirements
1. Completion of the MAT curriculum (totaling 70 credit hours) with a passing grade in each course and a 3.00 cumulative grade point average.
2. Successful demonstration of professional performance standards throughout the student’s career in the MAT Program.
3. Successful completion of comprehensive examinations.
4. Recommendation by the faculty of the MAT Program with final verification by the Program Director.
5. Payment of all financial obligations to the University.
Course Schedule
The Mercer University Master of Athletic Training (MAT) Program spans six (6) consecutive semesters and includes clinical experiences in semesters 2-6.
MAT Year 1 Summer (8 hours)
AT 510 Introduction to Athletic Injuries (3)
AT 520 Basic Taping, Bracing, and Protective Equipment (1)
AT 530 Athletic Training Emergency Care (4)
 
MAT Year 1 Fall (13 hours)
AT 511 Fundamentals of Athletic Training (2)
AT 521 Therapeutic Intervention I (4)
AT 531 Clinical Examination & Diagnosis I (4)
AT 551 Introduction to Athletic Training Clinical (3)
 
MAT Year 1 Spring (14 hours)
AT 512 Professionalism and Leadership in Athletic Training (3)
AT 522 Therapeutic Intervention II (4)
AT 532 Clinical Examination & Diagnosis II (4)
AT 552 Athletic Training Clinical II (3)
 
MAT Year 2 Summer (10 hours)
AT 610 Sports Nutrition (3)
AT 620 Research Design and Statistics (3)
AT 650 Immersive Clinical (4)
 
MAT Year 2 Fall (14 hours)
AT 611 General Medical Conditions (3)
AT 621 Pathophysiology & Pharmacology for Athletic Training (3)
MPH 601 Principles of Public Health Practice (3)
AT 631 Interprofessional Practice (1)
AT 632 Research Capstone (1)
AT 651 Advanced Athletic Training Clinical I (3)
 
MAT Year 2 Spring (11 hours)
AT 612 Athletic Training Healthcare Administration (3)
AT 622 Sports Biomechanics and Pathomechanics (1)
AT 642 Healthcare Delivery Systems (1)
AT 652 Advanced Athletic Training Clinical II (3)
AT 662 Athletic Training Competencies Review (3)