You are here

Online Doctorate in Athletic Training

With the rapid growth in the field of athletic training, the need is great for people with doctorate degrees. Indiana State University offers the first—and only—nationally accredited doctorate in athletic training (DAT) program and one of only a few doctoral programs in the United States.

As part of a cohort up to 25 students, you'll engage in both online and on-campus learning, requiring you to be on campus 12 to 15 days annually. You'll also participate in mentored clinical practice with guidance from experienced athletic trainers and expert faculty.

Careers in Athletic Training

With a doctorate in athletic training, you can use your advanced knowledge and skills to deliver the highest levels of care in a variety of settings, including:

  • Colleges and universities
  • Fitness centers
  • Hospitals and medical centers
  • Performing arts
  • Physicians' offices
  • Professional sports teams

For more information:Go to the Program Details Page


Indiana State Online Students Residing Outside of Indiana: While Indiana State University endeavors to offer all of its programs to as wide an audience as possible, all ISU online programs may not be available in all states, U.S. territories, or Canadian Provinces. To check the status of programs available in a particular state, U.S. Territory, or Canadian Province, visit program availability.

Select Indiana State University online programs are open to U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses. Check specific program availability in regard to programs which require clinical rotations.

All programs are closed to all students residing in any other jurisdictions.