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Athletic Training Program

Professional Athletic Training Program

Cost of Attendance

  1. Students will be required to pay Graduate Level Tuition and Fees (Resident or Non-Resident)
  2. Refer for updated information

Class of 2023 Estimated Tuition/Fees (Based on values for 2017-18 academic year)

Enrollment Term

Summer 1

Fall 1

Spring 1

Summer 2

Fall 2

Spring 2

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The University of South Florida Professional Athletic Training program continually works to keep costs student-friendly with an in-state cost of tuition & fees of ~$26,000 and out-of-state at ~$52,000. These costs are at or below national averages for tuition and fees for graduate professional athletic training programs.

Program Specific Fees

Course Fees

Some courses within the Athletic Training Curriculum require individual program specific fees to fund specialized expendable supplies, cost of certifications, etc. The specific program fees are listed below by course number/name. The fees will be charged with the standard University tuition/fees bill.

Year 1

ATR 5105C

Athletic Training Techniques


ATR 5125

Anatomical Basis of Clinical Practice


ATR 5815

Clinical Experience I


ATR 5825

Clinical Experience II


ATR 5307C

Therapeutic Interventions II



Total Year 1


Year 2

ATR 6835

Clinical Experience III


ATR 6226

Advanced Athletic Training


ATR 6845

Clinical Experience IV



Total Year 2



Fingerprinting/Background Check (Upon admission)


Required Clinical Attire


NATA membership (annually)


BOC Exam (one time – Spring of year 2)


Scholarship Information

Priority Admissions Deadline Scholarships - Any applicant who applies prior to the December 1 priority admissions deadline will be eligible for an incoming student scholarship. Information will be shared with applicants who meet this deadline during their admissions cycle. These scholarships will be a one-time scholarship up to $1,500 awarded in the first semester of the program. 

The program offers two additional scholarships while enrolled in the program:

  1. David "Doc" Leffers Scholarship awarded to a rising 2nd year Athletic Training Student who has demonstrated the potential to become an outstanding Athletic Trainer. (up to 2 awarded annually)
  2. Kennedy Family Endowed Scholarship for Athletic Training awarded to Athletic Training Students who have demonstrated leadership and service initiatives and accomplishments both related to and that have benefitted the athletic training program at the University of South Florida and positively promoted the profession of athletic training. (up to 4 awarded annually)

Each award is up to $1,000 and is presented at the Athletic Training banquet in early May of each year.

Financial Aid

All financial aid information can be found at

Total Cost of Attendance (COA) spreadsheet for Financial Aid calculation can be found HERE.