Master of Athletic Training Program

Clinical Education

Students will complete a total of 50+ weeks of clinical education. The experiences will include different types of rotations- each with different rigor, number of hours per week and expectations related to student learning and clinical practice involvement. The UToledo MAT Policies and Procedures Manual provides additional details.

Semester 1: Summer
No Clinical Education
Semester 2: Fall (15 weeks + Finals week = 16 weeks) Winter Break Semester 3: Spring (15 weeks + Finals week = 16 weeks)
Passport Clinical Experience No Clinical Education 8 weeks 8 weeks
Semester 4: Summer
No Clinical Education
Semester 5: Fall (15 weeks + Finals week = 16 weeks) Winter Break Semester 6: Fall (15 weeks + Finals week = 16 weeks)
8 weeks 8 weeks

Clinical Education
**pending Immersive rotation

8 weeks 8 weeks
Type of Clinical Experience Settings Hours, Days per week
Passport 4 experiences at local secondary schools and intercollegiate athletics 10 hours per experience for a max of 10 hours per week
Integrated Secondary School,
intercollegiate athletics
20-30 hours per week
4-6 days per week
Immersive Secondary School,
intercollegiate athletics
35-50 hours per week
5-6 days per week
Supplemental Orthopedic Physician's Clinic,
Family Practice Physician's Clinic,
Physical Therapy Clinic (1 rotation at each setting)
10-20 hours per week
3-5 days per week

The clinical education component provides students the opportunity to translate knowledge and skills from classroom to real-life patient care.  Under the supervision of a Clinical Preceptor, students will complete a series of clinical education rotations in a variety of settings.

The UToledo MAT Program currently maintains clinical affiliations with

  • NCAA Division I Intercollegiate Athletics: University of Toledo, University of Michigan, Clemson University, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Wake Forest University, Bowling Green State University
  • NCAA Division II Intercollegiate Athletics: Tiffin University
  • NCAA Division III Intercollegiate Athletics: Defiance College
  • NAIA Intercollegiate Athletics: Lourdes University
  • East Coast Hockey League: Toledo Walleye
  • Ohio High School Athletics Association: Anthony Wayne High School, Northwood High School, Perrysburg High School, St. Johns Jesuit, St. Francis de Sales, Sylvania Southview, Toledo Public Schools, Toledo Christian Schools, Whitmer High School
  • Physician Clinics: University of Toledo Physicians, ProMedica Physicians and Toledo Clinic
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinics: University of Toledo Rehab Services, ProMedica Toledo Rehab Sports Medicine
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Last Updated: 6/27/22