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DAT Admissions Requirements

The Doctor of Athletic Training (DAT) is a 36 credit program starting Fall II. The DAT program is designed to enhance your clinical decision-making. In the program you will gain expertise in evidence-based techniques and improve patient outcomes.

Applying to this program

  • Deadline: July 1, Rolling
  • Temple University Application: Required 
  • GPA: Required; 3.0 or higher
  • GRE: Required; can be waived if applicant has been practicing as an athletic trainer for 5 years or more
  • College Level Transcripts: Required; official transcripts from all colleges attended
  • References: Required; 2 letters as a reference
  • Resume: Required; send to DAT program director
  • Statement of Goals: Required
  • Interview: Required; via WebEx
  • Additional Information: Copy of BOC certification card- sent to DAT program Director

Program Prerequisites 

  • Must be a Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Master's degree in a related area


  • Tuition information can be found here