Master en Athletic Training and Therapy

  • International training to prepare students to certified as Athletic Trainer in North America and Europe.
  • Learn the latest techniques used in United States in physical therapy for sports.
  • International work experience: In the first year you will carry out work experience at professional, university and school teams. In the second year, you will go on a three month stage at an American university, where you will attend class and carry out clinical immersion.
  • The master’s course allows you to take the Certified Athletic Trainer exam, enabling you to work in the US.
  • Learn with the best professionals: Fernando Reyes Gil, with 17 years experience at Real Madrid CF and Sergio Toba Domínguez, physiotherapist for different NBA players.



  • Learn all the techniques used in the USA to prevent and treat sports injuries and athletes, including the latest techniques and studies.
  • The Athletic Training and Therapy Master’s Degree qualifies you to take the Certified Athletic Trainer exam, allowing you to work in the US.
  • Learn all the techniques used in the USA to prevent and treat sports injuries and athletes, including the latest techniques and studies.
  • It affords students a true American university experience, and you will learn in the system which publishes the most scientific papers in health sciences.

  • Fernando Reyes Gil worked for 17 years at Real Madrid C.F. and has lectured at different national and international master’s programmes.
  • Roberto Murias Lozano is the physiotherapist for the Spanish national Rugby team. Instructor Medical World Rugby.
  • Daniel Reguera Correales has worked at a physiotherapist for La Fiorentina (Serie A) and Watford (Premier League).
  • Sergio Toba Domínguez, physiotherapist for different NBA players.

  • First year students will go on work experience in the United States over the summer, with different professional, university and high-school teams.
  • In the second year, students go on a three month stage at one of our partner American universities, where they will attend class and carry out a clinical immersion.
  • The aim of this work experience is to practice as an Athletic Trainer and implement what has been learnt in the theoretical-practical part of the clinical immersion.
  • Students will learn different techniques in the field (ACUTE, CARE), developing different action plans depending on the athlete’s pathology.
  • The Athletic Training and Therapist is responsible for preventing and treating serious injuries, physiotherapy and rehabilitation in the US, students will learn all the techniques prescribed for these treatments.
  • Work experience centres:
    • Agreements with leading American universities.
    • Atlético de Madrid
    • Celta de Vigo
    • Getafe
    • Spanish Sports Council
    • Clínica Fisioactiva
    • Clínica Fisioglobal

  • To learn about the figure of Athletic Trainer and Therapist in the United States.

 YEAR 1: CREDITS
Basic Sciences in Sport 8
Allied Sciences in Sports 6
Advanced Techniques in Athletic Training I 10
Advanced Techniques in Athletic Training II 16
Evidence-based Practice and Research 6
Clinical Experience I 8
Final Project (Spanish) 6
 YEAR 2: CREDITS
Public Health in Sport 3
Clinical Medicine in Sport 6
Pharmacology 3
Acute Care in Sport 3
Healthcare administration 1
Professional development and responsability 1
Clinical Experience II 8
Capstone Project 1

  • The UCJC has devoted resources, materials and services for all qualifications are taught in small groups and in-person attention.
  • Our Villafranca Campus boasts over 100,000 m2 in a privileged setting, surrounded by nature and green areas. The campus has first-rate. modern and tranquil facilities located in Northwest Madrid fitted with all the necessary equipment for all activities included in degrees.
  • We have invested in new information technology to facilitate the university’s own teaching methods.

Baloncesto Torrelodones
Cádiz C.F. S.A.D.
CD Lugo S.A.D.
Club Atletico de Madrid S.A.D.
Consejo Superior de Deportes
Federación de Madrid de Voleivol
Federación Española de Luchas Olimpicas y D.A.
Fisioactiva S.L.
Fisioglobal Sport S.L.
Fundación Celta de Vigo
Getafe C.F. S.A.D.
Madrid CFF
Real Oviedo C.F.
Mutualidad de Furbolistas Españoles
IQTRA
Clinica Cemtro
Fisiosolution
Hospital Universitario Quirón
Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro
Federación Española de Gimnasia
Baskonia Basket
Federación Española de Tenis
Club Baloncesto Estudiantes
Rekovery Clinic
Rayo Majadahonda C.F.
Rayo Vallecano C.F.
Federación Española de Rugby
Valencia Basket
Real Sporting de Gijón

Information service

María Moya
Email: mmoya@ucjc.edu
Tel. 91 815 31 31 Ext. 16264