Welcome to the NAU MS-AT Program Website.  We hope that you are able to find the information that is of interest to you.  If you have any questions, please contact Bev Kosik at beverly.kosik@nau.edu 

We are proud to offer our MSAT Program at both the Flagstaff Mountain and Phoenix Biomedical Campus.  

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Accelerated Program Information: (3+2)

The AT Program has recently been approved to offer a 3 + 2 option, in addition to our regular 2-year MSAT program, for select students interested in applying to and beginning our MS AT Program early.  Students will complete the requirements of either Exercise Science or Fitness/Wellness (accelerated programs) during their undergraduate program.  At the end of their 2nd year, they will apply to one of the accelerated programs.  If accepted, they will be begin the MSAT Program at the beginning of their 4th year while finishing their bachelors program.  See links below for more information.  If you have any questions, please contact the MSAT Program Director - Dr. Debbie Craig at Debbie.craig@nau.edu. You may also contact advisors within the Exercise Science program and/or the Fitness/Wellness program:
Exercise Science - Teresa DelVecchio - Teresa.DelVecchio@nau.edu 
Fitness/Wellness - Dierdra Bycura - Dierdra.Bycura@nau.edu 

Accelerated Program Application Requirements - Click here
BS Exercise Science to MSAT Progression Plan - Click here 
BS Fitness/Wellness to MSAT Progression Plan - Click here

Apply to the MS-AT Program - Our online application process for the class starting in summer 2018 has entered ROLLING ADMISSIONS until May 4, 2018 or until all campus spots are filled.  All campus spots, as of December 4, 2017 ARE NOT FILLED.  If you are interested in applying to the MSAT program with a start date of July 2018, please apply following the procedure below. 

Applications must be completed online through both ATCAS  https://atcas.liaisoncas.com/ and the graduate college of NAU (CLICK HERE).  

The Application Deadline for the Class of 2020 (Class starting July 2018) has now entered ROLLING ADMISSIONS.  Our online application service (ATCAS and NAU Grad College) will open June 29. 2017.   Please email glenn.edgerton@nau.edu or debbie.craig@nau.edu for more information.  Applications received after December 1, 2017 will be reviewed until all campus spots are filled.  Interviews for those applying after December 1 will be conducted as necessary throughout the Spring 2018 semester at both the Phoenix and Flagstaff Campus (and online via videoconferencing).   

Our expert faculty and staff are dedicated to providing you with a quality graduate education through:

  • rigorous coursework
  • forward-thinking research
  • hands-on experience in clinical settings

Program - BOC Exam First Time Pass Rates: 3 yr. Aggregate - CLICK HERE!  Our MSAT first time pass rate is 92.3%.

Application Requirements

 Please CLICK HERE for Application Requirements to our MSAT Program

2017-2018 Tuition and Fees

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