Early Application Information
WCU students who have Junior status may apply to the MSAT Program during the Spring
semester prior to their final year at WCU.
Why should you apply early?
- Early decision for admission to graduate program
- Less stress during the final year of your undergraduate degree
- Currently enrolled at WCU with junior status (typically 60-89 credit hours)
- GPA: 3.2 on a 4.0 scale
- Completion of 50 observation hours with an Athletic Trainer
- Completion of all but 2 pre-requisite courses
- Submission of application through WCU Graduate School
- Completion of an interview with the MSAT selection committee
Application Deadline: April 1
Candidates who complete the application and meet the eligibility requirements will
be invited for interview. Admission decisions will be made by May 15.
*Note: Early application does not guarantee admission to the MSAT Program