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Program Admissions

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Individuals interested in the Master of Science in Athletic Training are eligible to apply for: 

2 Year Program: Candidate must have a Bachelor's degree and has completed prerequisite coursework ; OR

3+2 Year Program: Candidate is in the third year of the Pre-Athletic Training emphasis of the Health Science program 

Individuals that match one of the above criteria must then provide the following to be accepted into the Master of Science in Athletic Training program: 

  • Grade Point Average: Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (by the third year of the Health Science program for 3+2 Program candidates)
  • Letters of Recommendation: One letter must be submitted from a certified Athletic Trainer, and one letter from an academic instructor
  • Observation Hours: 50 hours must be completed with a certified and a state credentialed Athletic Trainer

After acceptance into the program, the following documents must be provided:

  • Physical exam
  • Submission of required immunization records
  • Flu vaccine (by Nov 1st)
  • TB test and completed TB form
  • Proof of current CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid Certification (or equivalent)
  • Completed technical standards form
  • Copy of medical insurance card

You can find all associated fees for the Athletic Training Program here.

Apply Now

Candidates for the Master of Science in Athletic Training must fill out an application to Colorado State University-Pueblo and send all application material to:

Colorado State University-Pueblo
Office of Admissions and Registrar
2200 Bonforte Boulevard
Pueblo, CO 81001

Vaccination Requirement and Exemptions

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The university's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy includes the COVID-19 vaccination unless an exemption is filed.

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