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Panel Discussion on February 25: Spotlight on Athletic Training  

Seton Hall’s CAATE-accredited Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) program will be in the spotlight at the University’s annual Graduate Open House on Saturday, February 25, 2017. A current student and a graduate of the program will lead a panel session at 2:00 p.m. in Jubilee Hall, Room 218. Attendees must register for Graduate Open House and check-in for the event at the University Center before proceeding to Jubilee Hall.

About the Athletic Training panelists:

Sarah WrightSarah Wright is one of two Seton Hall MSAT students on rotation with the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers. She will talk about her experiences during this exciting, hands-on opportunity, and describe a “day in the life” of a Seton Hall MSAT student. Sara will also talk about why she wants to become an athletic trainer, and why she chose Seton Hall. She also will lead a tour of the AT department’s facilities on campus.

Leslie RipponLeslie Rippon, MS, ATC, is a 2006 graduate of the Seton Hall MSAT program and a faculty member in the department. She worked for 10 years as an athletic trainer in secondary schools and has been a clinical preceptor for many Seton Hall students. Prof. Rippon will talk about her work as a professional athletic trainer, the job market and how to find success in this growing health profession.

Meet Sarah and Prof. Rippon at Graduate Open House on February 25, and learn how the Seton Hall Master of Science in Athletic Training program can help you achieve your career goals.

Did You Know….? 

  • Seton Hall offers the state’s only entry-level MSAT degree program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
  • Seton Hall MSAT alumni have worked for the NFL's Cleveland Browns, New York Jets, New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs; Cirque du Soleil and the Harkness Center for Dance Injuries at NYU Langone Medical Center; Boston College, Indiana University, Princeton University, Rutgers University, Seton Hall University and the University of Pittsburgh; and many public and private high schools.
  • 100% of graduates were hired upon graduating.
  • 100% of students passed the Board of Certification exam on their first attempt (three-year aggregate).
  • The five-year, undergraduate-to-graduate dual-degree option is a way for students to save time and money while earning the MSAT degree.

Categories: Athletics

For more information, please contact:

  • Patrick McDermott, Director of Graduate Admissions
  • (973) 275-2062
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