Master of Athletic Training (MAT)
研究生学习

Immaculata的运动训练硕士课程使您了解解剖学和生理学,并通过临床教育给您实践经验.

你将通过学习循证实践来为获得运动训练认证做准备, 诊断, 并治疗运动员和其他体力活动人群的各种肌肉骨骼和医疗状况.

Each semester of this two-year, 全职垫项目, 你将被要求达到为获得运动训练认证做准备的基准. In your second fall semester, 你将参加一场综合考试,你必须通过考试才能进入最后一学期. 然后,你将有资格在春季期末期间或之后参加认证委员会考试.

Immaculata大学目前正在为其新的体育训练课程寻求认证,但尚未获得体育训练教育认证委员会(CAATE)的认证。. 该大学将于2021年7月1日提交一份自学报告,开始认证程序. The program is aligned with the new accreditation standards for 2020. 一旦该项目获得认证,该项目毕业生将有资格参加认证考试.

 

项目的亮点

  • 混合课程交付-第一个夏天的入门课程在网上提供,校园只需要一周. 一些秋季和春季课程以混合形式提供,将实践实践和在线学习结合起来. 第二年, 您将主要参加在线课程,以便您可以完全沉浸在您的临床教育设置.
  • 专业选修课-你将至少选修一门提供运动训练趋势和实践的高级指导的选修课. Sample electives include American Red Cross instructor training, 手动治疗技术, and concussion 评价 and treatment.
  • Inter-professional education—To prepare you for becoming an integral part of the health care system, you will have opportunities to work with students in other health professions.
  • 临床经验-将你的知识付诸行动,在不同的环境中进行六次临床教育,让你接触到不同的人群和医疗条件. 你将获得装备密集型运动、心理健康、康复等方面的经验. In your final year of the program, 您将参与您感兴趣的运动训练领域的沉浸式全职临床体验. Our current clinical education locations include local high schools and universities, YSC学院, Kinetic Physical Therapy and Penn Medicine.

课程预览

头部和脊柱评估

本课程将向学生介绍用于检查和诊断头部损伤的程序和测试, 脸, 胸部, 和颈, 胸, 和腰椎. 学生将能够识别肌肉骨骼损伤和疾病的风险因素,并在诊断和特殊测试的理论和适当技术方面得到指导, 包括韧带的, 神经系统, strength and range of motion assessment.

心理健康策略

本课程将探讨体育活动人群的各种心理健康问题. 个案研究将协助学生讨论关键的决策过程,以协助病人接受适当的护理. 风险因素, 管理计划, 推荐, and medications related to mental health concerns will be discussed.

治疗模式

本课程将概述用于治疗损伤和疾病的治疗模式的规划和实施. An introduction to the physical, 化学, 机械模式将补充学生的理解伤口愈合和他们的目的在治疗方案. 学生将了解人体对各种治疗方法的生理反应.

Manual Therapy and Alternative Treatments

本课程将向学生介绍可用于患者群体的额外治疗干预措施. 手工疗法和其他替代疗法的生理影响将被讨论. The benefits and risks associated with each treatment modality will be examined.

学费和费用

除了圣灵女神的 研究生学费和其他费用, you will need to pay for the cost of travel to your clinical experiences, 临床的服装, 犯罪背景调查, 药物筛选, 和免疫.

课程(60学分)

Below you will find a two-year course sequence for this program.

1st Year – Summer Semester (10)

  • ATP 501 Foundations in Athletic Training (3)
  • ATP 503 Structural and Functional Kinesiology (3)
  • ATP 504 Emergency Medical Care (4)

1st Year – Fall Semester (11)

  • ATP 505 Lower Extremity Assessment (3)
  • ATP 508 Therapeutic Exercise (3)
  • 临床I (2)
  • GEN 502: Methods of 研究 (3)

1st Year – Spring Semester (11)

  • ATP 506 Upper Extremity Assessment (3)
  • ATP 509 治疗模式 (3)
  • ATP 513 Manual Therapy/Alternative Treatments (3)
  • 临床II (2)

2nd Year – Summer Semester (12)

  • ATP 507头 & 脊柱评价(3)
  • ATP 510 General Medical Conditions (3)
  • ATP 512 心理健康策略 (3)
  • ATP 553临床III (2)*
  • ATP 556 General Medical Clinical (1)

二年级-秋季学期(8)

  • ATP 511 Athletic Training 政府 (3)
  • ATP 514 Orthopedic Procedures (3)
  • ATP 554临床IV (2)
  • ATP 599 Comprehensive Exam in Athletic Training (0)

2nd Year – Spring Semester (8)

  • ATP 650特别话题I (3)
  • ATP 555临床V (5)*

* 554 (ATP) & 555 Clinical courses are immersive experiences.

Program 任务, Goals and Learning Outcomes

在Immaculata大学的运动训练计划的任务是提供一个综合的学习经验,在体育训练的学科,集成了科学探究, 理论知识, 和临床实践. Grounded in the mission of Immaculata大学, students will receive an education rooted in Christian core values, academic rigor and ethical integrity.

The goals of the Athletic Training program are to:

  1. Provide students with the knowledge, 技能, 临床整合能力对认证委员会资格至关重要
  2. Prepare students for meaningful careers in athletic training
  3. Prepare students for the diverse and changing world of health care
  4. Encourage a lifelong commitment to learning and professional excellence.

学习成果:

Upon completion of the athletic training curriculum, students will be able to:

  1. 展示运动损伤和疾病预防和风险管理方面的知识和实践技能.
  2. 展示关键的决策能力和解决问题的能力, 评价, and management of athletic injuries and illnesses.
  3. 设计、实施和评估治疗、康复和重建方案.
  4. Exhibit ethical decision making, 行政, and leadership 技能 essential for success in the athletic training.
  5. Demonstrate effective written and oral communication 技能, and technological 技能 in academic and professional activities.
  6. 应用和综合基于证据的运动训练知识,以各种运动训练设置的当前问题.

 

在哪里工作?

Athletic trainers can help prevent injuries and reduce health care costs, 因此,对运动教练的需求预计将在未来十年大幅增加, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. 运动教练也很受欢迎,因为他们的技能可以在各种情况下使用:

  • 学校
  • 职业体育
  • 医院
  • 康复设施
  • 表演艺术
  • 军事

Immaculata大学体育训练项目的校友被聘为体育教练:

  • Philadelphia Union Academy/YSC学院
  • 大峡谷高中
  • Perkiomen山谷高中
  • 斯普林菲尔德高中
  • 西天主教高中
  • 斯沃斯莫尔学院
  • 宾夕法尼亚州哈里斯堡
  • Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster
  • 南佛罗里达大学
  • 德雷塞尔大学
  • 宾夕法尼亚州立大学阿宾顿
  • ATI物理治疗

 

入学要求

We accept applications for the Master of Athletic Training on a rolling basis. All cohorts begin the program in the summer semester. To apply to the Master of Athletic Training, you must meet the following criteria:

  • 累计GPA 3.0以上
  • 100 hours of observation with a certified athletic trainer
  • Current certification in First Aid and CPR/AED

You must also have completed the following prerequisite courses with a B or above:

  • 人体解剖学- 4学分
  • Human Physiology – 4 credits (or 8 credits total Human Anatomy & 生理学我 & II)
  • Biology – 3 credits (in addition to Human Anatomy & 生理学)
  • 物理- 4学分
  • 化学——4学分
  • Kinesiology or Structural/Functional Anatomy – 3 credits
  • Exercise Physiology – 3 credits
  • 营养- 3学分
  • Introduction to 研究 – 3 credits
  • General Psychology – 3 credits
  • 统计学- 3学分
  • Medical Terminology – 1-3 credits
  • 6 credits from the following courses: Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries, Biomechanics, Exercise Evaluation & Prescription, Sport Nutrition, Sport Psychology, 健康 Psychology

你必须透过田径训练集中申请系统(ATCAS)提出申请,并提交:

  1. 完成 application form through ATCAS
  2. 两个建议:ATCAS将向您列出的推荐人提供电子表格.
  3. 你所就读的每一所本科和研究生院的正式成绩单. Send transcripts from the college or university directly to ATCAS.
  4. Observation hours: You can submit verification of your 100 hours through ATCAS.
  5. Goals statement: Submit this statement in the supplemental application of ATCAS.

As part of the admissions process, 你将与Immaculata的项目教员面谈,以决定你是否被该项目录取. 

Program Information and Outcomes

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2

Years to complete the program

6

Clinical education experiences

16%

到2028年就业增长

$48,440

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