Sport Medicine Program + M.A.T. - Athletic Training
About the B.S. in Sport Medicine + Master of Athletic Training Accelerated Option
Cedarville University offers a B.S. in sport medicine/M.A.T. accelerated completion option, allowing you to complete both degrees in just five years.
As an incoming freshman student, you can choose to begin Cedarville’s B.S. in sport medicine program and move into the Master of Athletic Training portion of the degree after three years. We have strategically designed the B.S. in sport medicine curriculum so the senior year is taken as part of the first year of the planned M.A.T. program. When you are admitted into the M.A.T. program, you are able to complete a B.S. in sport medicine, a Bible minor, and a Master of Athletic Training degree in five years.
The M.A.T. program, scheduled to launch in
summer 2022, will equip you to pass the
National Athletic Trainers Association -
Board of Certification (NATA-BOC) national
exam to become a Certified Athletic Trainer.
Through exceptional classroom teaching
and real-world, hands-on experiences,
Cedarville’s M.A.T. will train you as an
effective athletic trainer who serves with
Christlike compassion. And, Cedarville’s program is one of the few
distinctly Christian M.A.T. programs in
The M.A.T. will also be available in a two-year stand-alone program for those who hold a bachelor’s degree with appropriate prerequisites.
Master of Athletic Training Announcement
B.S. in Sport Medicine/Master of Athletic Training Accelerated Option Program Highlights
Biblical — With biblical integration in every course, you will discover how to serve your clients with the mind of Christ. Accredited — Cedarville’s current Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of
Athletic Training Education (CAATE), and we have filed paperwork for a degree-level change that will grant accreditation to the M.A.T. State-of-the-art facilities — Program utilizes Cedarville’s 3,000-square-foot athletic training facility with a devoted educational laboratory. Mentoring faculty — Christian faculty members and practicing clinicians will teach, advise, and care about your success.
Cedarville Stories Minisode: Unexpected Joy
The pain in Angie Mickle's brain turned out to be a way for her to witness of God's goodness in her life.