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How to Apply

Master of Science

We're excited that you're interested in the Athletic Training (M.S.) program at Bethel University. If you have questions about any requirements, contact our admissions team.

Here's how you apply:

Step 1 - Check application requirements and prerequisites

You must meet these requirements to be eligible for the program. All academic requirements must be fulfilled through a regionally accredited institution.

  • Earned GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited (or internationally recognized as equivalent) institution
  • Prerequisite: Anatomy
  • Prerequisite: Biology
  • Prerequisite: Biomechanics
  • Prerequisite: Exercise Physiology
  • Prerequisite: Physiology
  • Prerequisite: Statistics

Step 2 - Apply

Next, get started on your online application.

Applications are due by March 1st.

Step 3 - Complete your application steps

There are just a few things we need from you before we can review your application.

  • Application
  • Interview with program faculty
  • Official college transcript(s)
  • Resume showing education and work experience
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two professional references

See how to complete your statement of purpose.

Step 4 - Complete enrollment requirements

After you've been accepted to the program, you might need to complete a few additional requirements before you start class. Your enrollment counselor will follow up if there's anything we need from you.

Accreditation and Affiliations

Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education

Bethel's Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), which accredits professional, post-professional and residency programs in Athletic Training and is sponsored by The American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, and the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA).

National Athletic Trainer's Association (NATA)

Bethel is an affialiate undergraduate program with the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA).

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association (GLATA)

Bethel is an affiliate undergraduate program with the Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association (GLATA).

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