Names UWS a Top Master’s in Sports Medicine Programs for 2019, a trusted source for unbiased college rankings and higher education planning, announced the release of their Best Online Master’s in Sports Medicine Programs for 2019. The research identifies the top programs in the nation based on curriculum quality, program flexibility, affordability, and graduate outcomes.

In addition to insights gained from industry professionals, leveraged an exclusive data set comprised of interviews and surveys from current students and alumni. Each online degree program was analyzed with only 17 making it to the final list. The methodology incorporates the most recent data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and statistical data from the National Center for Education Statistics. Most importantly, only programs from accredited nonprofit institutions were eligible.

“Graduates with a master’s degree in sports medicine are entering a broad field with multiple career paths,” says Barbara Montgomery, Program Recognition Manager. “With median salaries ranging from $200K for physicians to $44K for athletic trainers, the opportunities are boundless.”

Students with a master’s in Sports Medicine have the option to pursue careers such as sports medicine physicians, physical therapists, and athletic trainers. The steady job growth in this market is just one of the many reasons researched, analyzed, and ranked the Top Master’s in Sports Medicine programs. Access the complete ranking here.

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About the sports medicine program at UWS
The sports medicine program at UWS is a seven-quarter graduate professional master’s degree program designed to provide students with advanced training in the prevention, evaluation and management of injuries and disorders affecting athletes and others participating in sports activities. This professional master’s degree is targeted to students with prior training in the evaluation and management of neuromusculoskeletal disorders. This audience includes chiropractic program students, chiropractic physicians, athletic trainers, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other health care providers.

Learn more about the sports medicine curriculum and career pathways.