The master of science in athletic training offers advanced-level study in athletic training for BOC certified (or eligible) candidates. Completion of the 40 s.h. program requires 34-37 s.h. in core classes, including 12 s.h. of practicum; and 3-6 s.h. of approved electives. A separate packet for the degree program is required and is available from the program director. Students may choose either a thesis or independent project as their culminating experience, seeking National Athletic Trainers’ Association program approval.