Additional Financial Costs

Students accepted into the athletic training major will incur additional costs that include MU athletic training clothing and a CPR mask.  Khaki slacks, shorts and appropriate shoes and socks may also need to be purchased.  In some instances, students are required to wear dress clothes as determined by the dress code of a particular sport team.  Required supplies once admitted to the program include 3 MU Athletic Training polo-shirts (1 white, 1 black, and 1 green) and an athletic training medical supply personal pack/kit is required.  The cost of clothing and medical supply kit varies from year to year.  Students should anticipate spending between $100.00 - $200.00 on these supplies.  Athletic Training Students are required to travel to professional meetings as described in the completion of program information.  Costs vary by geographical location but involve travel, registration, housing, and food while attending meetings. 

 

Additional fees incurred by students include:

  • Course fees - $105.00 (HPE 180, HPE 255A, 255B, 355A, 355B, 455A, 455B)

  • Annual background check - $10.00

  • Annual child abuse history clearance - $10.00

  • Finger print registration (one time cost) - $28.75

  • CPR renewal (every two years) – Fee varies by organization (ARC ~ $110.00)

  • Transportation to clinical sites – Cost varies by distance and mode of transportation

  • Liability insurance (if student purchases own policy – see section on liability insurance)

  • NATA membership - (highly recommended, but not required by program)

 

Liability Insurance

The ATP at MU provides a blanket liability insurance policy for students during their clinical rotation.  It is highly recommended that ALL Athletic Training Students purchase personal liability insurance each year in the AT Program.  Estimated cost ~$35.50 per year.  Please see the following website for more information:  http://www.hpso.com/