School of Health and Medical Sciences
Admissions

Early Review: January 15; Application Deadline: March 15
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
  • Preferred overall cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a four- point scale
  • Completion of the following undergraduate prerequisite courses with a grade of "C" or better and preferred overall pre-requisite GPA of 3.0:
*Human Anatomy & Physiology (8 credits)
*Biological or Exercise Science (3 credits)
*Physics (4 credits)
College Math or Statistics (3 credits)
English (3 credits)
Social Sciences (6 credits)
*Human Anatomy and Physiology and Physics must include a laboratory.
  • Fifty (50) hours of clinical observation with a certified athletic trainer
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Current certification in CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
  • One letter of recommendation from a certified athletic trainer
  • Two additional letters of recommendation required
  • Completion of applicant essay question
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is not required
  • Student must read, sign, understand and meet the Standards of Essential Functions of the School of Health and Medical Sciences and the MSAT program.
  • If English is not the native language, a student must submit a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Score Report documenting a paper-based score of 550 or above, a computer-based score of 213 or above, or an internet-based score of 79 or above.
  • Students with incomplete prerequisites may apply; however, they must state how they will satisfy the prerequisites prior to the start of the program.  All undergraduate prerequisite courses must be completed no longer than ten years prior to the application date.

†Review of applications will continue until class enrollment is fulfilled.  Please call the department for application status after the deadline date.

Qualified students are admitted without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability, natural origin, sexual orientation, ancestry or gender.

Department Secretary:
Sonia Burger

(973) 275-2826
sonia.burger@shu.edu

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