Why UH?

  • According to a recent study by online news site Policymic, UH ranks fourth nationally and is number one in Texas in meeting the U.S. President’s standards for providing a value-minded education. It is the only master’s degree in Athletic Training in the Greater Houston Area.

  • Clinical education sites and opportunities with UH Athletics, Memorial Hermann Sports Medicine, NASA, local and area high schools, professional teams and clinics.

  • Work with a dynamic faculty who are student oriented in the areas of athletic training, sports medicine and human performance.

  • Engage in networking and professional development to be exposed to athletic training and sports medicine professionals to increase job marketability and placement.

  • Become part of an active, nationwide alumni organization that proudly supports the great traditions of the University of Houston.

  • Houston is the nation's fourth largest city and an international destination, bursting with energy.

  • Known as the energy capital of the world, the city is home to 23 Fortune 500 companies and the world's largest medical center—providing limitless opportunities for UH students to develop their skills in internships and fieldwork experiences in the real world.

  • Houston's quality of life and proximity to research partners in business and government also make the city an attractive home for talented professors and their families.