Athletic Training

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Ready to join one of only nine programs, out of 329 nationally, to achieve a 100% first-time pass rate on the national board exam for the past six consecutive years? With our success rate, rigorous curriculum, high-tech facilities, and doctorate program opportunity, you’ll be prepared for a very successful career in athletic training.

Extensive Clinical Experience Develops Students for Careers in Athletic Training

In the Athletic Training program at Marist, we believe field experience is essential to career preparedness. That is why you’ll complete nine clinical rotations and have over 900 hours of clinical experience by the time you graduate. With a variety of high schools, colleges, and sport and physical therapy centers, as well as our own Sports Medicine Facility working with full-time certified athletic trainers, we’ll work with you to ensure that the experience you receive is best suited to your future goals in athletic training.

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Extensive Clinical Experience Develops Students for Careers in Athletic Training

In the Athletic Training program at Marist, we believe field experience is essential to career preparedness. That is why you’ll complete nine clinical rotations and have over 900 hours of clinical experience by the time you graduate. With a variety of high schools, colleges, and sport and physical therapy centers, as well as our own Sports Medicine Facility working with full-time certified athletic trainers, we’ll work with you to ensure that the experience you receive is best suited to your future goals in athletic training.

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State-of-the-Art Athletic Training Facilities

 

Along with the extensive clinical experience you’ll receive in Marist’s program, you’ll also have access to some of the top technology in sports medicine. This includes top-of-the-line lab space like our gross anatomy lab and research labs, as well as our cutting-edge Movement Analysis Lab, which is one of only three in the tri-state area. With multiple facilities at your disposal, including the McCann Recreation Center, Marist Athletic Training Facility, and Science and Allied Health Building, the campus is bursting with opportunities for hands-on Athletic Training experience.  

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Marist’s Movement Analysis Lab features an artificial intelligence-enabled system for high-tech analysis of movement, used for the study of the biomechanics of normal and pathological movement patterns.

 

Admission and Tuition

Admission into the Athletic Training Program at Marist requires secondary application process beyond the traditional undergraduate application to Marist College. Retention within the program also requires our students to meet certain academic criteria.
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The Cost of Attendance of the program includes tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, personal and transportation expenses, and loan fees, as well as dress code costs.
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Admission and Tuition

Admission into the Athletic Training Program at Marist requires secondary application process beyond the traditional undergraduate application to Marist College. Retention within the program also requires our students to meet certain academic criteria.
Learn About Admission and Retention >

The Cost of Attendance of the program includes tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, personal and transportation expenses, and loan fees, as well as dress code costs.
Learn About Tuition and Costs >

After completing your four-year degree in Athletic Training, you’ll also have the opportunity to continue your education in the field right here at Marist with our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), you’ll learn from experts in the field, work with cutting-edge technology, and further prepare yourself for success in Physical Therapy.

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After completing your four-year degree in Athletic Training, you’ll also have the opportunity to continue your education in the field right here at Marist with our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), you’ll learn from experts in the field, work with cutting-edge technology, and further prepare yourself for success in Physical Therapy.

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Marist Athletic Training is one of only nine programs, out of 329 programs nationally, to achieve a 100% first time pass rate on the national board exam for the past 6 consecutive years.

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of athletic trainers is projected to grow 16 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations.

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The New York-New Jersey-Pennsylvania metropolitan area is the highest employment area for athletic trainers.

At Marist, we pride ourselves on our dedication to providing our students with a well-rounded liberal arts education that prepares them for practical experience and profound success in their field. But don't just take our word for it - the numbers speak for themselves.

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Of current students are satisfied with their Marist Experience

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Graduation rate, higher than the average for public and private colleges

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Employed or attending grad school 6 months after graduation

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