The University of Montana’s Athletic Training Program was among the nation's first programs; our leadership in the field continues today. As a student in the Master’s degree program at UM, you will:

  • Enjoy a flexible curriculum that allows students the opportunity to tailor course delivery and selected clinical rotations to meet student needs.
  • Develop the critical thinking, decision-making and communication skills necessary for success in athletic training, allied health care, and other professions.
  • Benefit from a rigorous program that will prepare you to sit for the BOC examination.
  • Gain extensive, hands-on experience at various clinical education sites including colleges, high schools, sports and physical therapy clinics.
  • Enjoy a low student-to-faculty ratio while learning from a range of allied and medical health care professionals. 


The Master's in Athletic Training Program meets the standards established by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The current accreditation period extends to the year 2032-2033.

For more information on our accreditation status, please visit the CAATE Website.


Video: UM Athletic Training Program

Athletic Training program at the University of Montana and the surrounding Missoula community