GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIP INFORMATION
This is a two year graduate assistantship position. There is a full tuition waiver and yearly stipend of approximately $10,000 over nine months.
Graduate students work closely with full-time ATC staff to coordinate student-athlete care and rehabilitation. Graduate students will also have the opportunity to work independently with various sports teams.
All applicants must apply online the Utah State University Graduate School. The following must be submitted to the Graduate School: graduate application, current university transcripts, GRE scores or Miller Analogy Test score, and 3 letters of reference addressing the academic potential for graduate school and/or competencies in the athletic training setting. Minimum admission criteria are: Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 and GRE scores in the 40th percentile on the verbal and quantitative sections. A Miller's Analogy score in the 40th percentile is accepted as well instead of the GRE.
All applicants should also send the following information to the address listed below: cover letter, resume', three letters of recommendation, copy of transcripts and a copy of GRE or Millers score. This can all be submitted to:
7425 Old Main Hill
Logan UT 84322-7425
MS Exercise Science - Sports Medicine
Utah State's Exercise Science / Sports Medicine Emphasis is a two year Masters of Science degree program collaboration between USU Sports Medicine and the Department of Health Physical Education and Recreation.
This degree can be completed as a 30 credit with a Thesis Project or a 33 hour non-thesis program. The required program courses combine foundation work in exercise science with clinically relevant courses in sports medicine. The option of completing a thesis is a decision made jointly by the student and faculty advisor.