Program Description


The Athletic Training Program (ATP) has received Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) approval for the Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) degree! This new program offers quality classroom, laboratory, hybrid, and online instruction designed to prepare students to become certified athletic trainers who specialize in injury and illness prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation for physically active people. Students will be exposed to a variety of medical environments and programs within the Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences (PPCHCS) and invited to actively participate with integrated course work, guest lectures, and interactive laboratory experiences.  In addition, the program offers students Emergency Medical Technician Training to prepare them for the National Registry Examination for Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT).

About Nova Southeastern University

Nova Southeastern was founded in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during a time of historic social and cultural change. Looking back, 1964 was the perfect time for a small university with a handful of students and some revolutionary ideas to take shape. NSU has always had an innovative, unique approach to education. NSU offers a personal, nurturing atmosphere. But NSU is also an exciting university – young, bold and forward thinking. With so many traditional and non-traditional learning opportunities, NSU is the ideal place to reach your potential.