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Master of Athletic Training
The Master of Athletic Training (MAT) degree is offered through the Bitonte College of Health and Human Services. The professional preparation coursework in this program encompass the professional domains of athletic training. The overall objectives of the YSU Athletic Training Education Program are to instruct, evaluate, and provide learning-over-time for students in the following professional domains: Injury/Illness Prevention and Wellness Protection, Clinical Evaluation and Diagnosis, Immediate and Emergency Care, Treatment and Rehabilitation and Organizational and Professional Health and Well-being,
The MAT Program at YSU prepares students for entry-level athletic training practice across health care settings involving people of all ages. The program is two years with enrollment in five consecutive semesters either with one year at the undergraduate level and one year at the graduate level (accelerated track program) or both years at the graduate level (two-year Graduate School option).
3 Minute Thesis Competition
The College of Graduate Studies at Youngstown State University will host a Three Minute Thesis Event for the first time this fall.
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research competition developed by The University of Queensland. The competition develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes in a language appropriate to an intelligent but non-specialist audience.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, October 24, 2016
PRELIMINARY ROUNDS: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Noon and Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm Both rounds will be held in the Gallery in Kilcawley Center.
FINALS: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 5:00 pm in Gallery in Kilcawley Center
Interested participants should register using following link to access the registration form.
3 Minute Thesis
- INFORMATIONAL SEMINAR: October 12th 11:00 am – 12:00 pm and October 13th 4-5:00 pm The sessions are identical and will be held in the Coffelt Hall Conference Room
- REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, October 24, 2016
- PRELIMINARY ROUNDS: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Noon and Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm Both rounds will be held in the Gallery in Kilcawley Center.
- FINALS: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 5:00 pm in Gallery in Kilcawley Center
Last day to Apply for Graduate Admission - Domestic Applicants
- Fall semester - July 15
- Spring semester - December 15
- Summer semester - April 15
Last day to Apply for Graduate Admission - International Applicants
- Fall semester - April 15
- Spring semester - September 15
Note: Some programs have earlier deadlines, admit students only once a year, or have a special application procedure. Please review application program requirements at Graduate Programs
Fall 2016 Graduation Application Dates (Commencement Ceremony will be held Sunday, December 18, 2016):
- First day to apply: Friday, July 29, 2016
- Last day to apply without late fee: Monday, October 3, 2016
- Last day to apply with late fee: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Thesis and Dissertation Submission Process Sessions
Sessions are identical and begin at 1:00 PM in the Coffelt Hall Conference Room
- Wednesday, October 12, 2016
- Thursday, October 20, 2016
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