Study Sports Medicine Online
Online study is an option for those earning a degree in sports medicine. The option of online study is a practical choice for those who already hold an associates in sports medicine and are currently working in entry-level positions, and anyone needing a flexible schedule. There is a wide variety of accredited universities offering different specialized degrees in sports medicine. Sports Medicine Schools offers a list of online schools and a search database of online programs categorized by program.
Three notable online schools for sports medicine include Ashworth College, Northcentral University, and A.T. Still University. Ashworth offers diplomas in fitness & exercise, and medical office assisting. Ashworth offers an affordable, accredited online program with a low downpayment of $100 (as of publication date) and monthly payments as low as $29 without finance fees. Ashworth is also approved for several military education programs. The fitness and exercise program is segmented into 18 lessons, with an open-book exam at the end of each. The total price of a course is $600. Northcentral University offers certification in athletic training. Students can earn their degrees on their own time, making their own schedules. Northcentral is a good option for those who intend to work full time while earning athletic training certification. Northcentral offers full degree programs from bachelor to doctoral level. Each program is fully accredited. A.T. Still’s athletic training program is a two-year master's degree program that is 100 percent online. Tuition is $20,325 per year with financial aid programs available. AT Still's athletic training program is accredited by the National Association of Athletic Trainers. It is a post-professional program with some prerequisite courses. The program is open to certified athletic trainers who wish to further their associate's degrees. The online program is designed to meet the needs of those already working in the field of athletic training.
Online degrees and financial aid are available to working athletic trainers and those who wish to earn associates degrees in athletic training. Each school listed above has financial aid options. A complete database for those who wish to learn about more online options for studying sports medicine can be found at Sports Medicine Schools. All schools in the database is an accredited institution. Programs are available to those already certified as athletic trainers, and those looking to earn a master's degree. Sports medicine is a growing field in education with more and more online options for those already working and those needing vocational training.