Accredited Athletic Training Programs in Pennsylvania

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Department Info Program Director
Department of Health and Physical Education
Indiana, PA  15705
(724) 357-2770

Mr. Jose' Rivera, M.S E.D., ATC, (Curriculum Coordinator)
Email: jose.rivera@iup.edu 
Phone: (724) 357-5507
Fax: (724) 357-3777

Dr. James Racchini, M.Ed., ATC, (Clinical Coordinator)
Email: j.j.racchini@iup.edu
Phone: (724) 357-6918
Fax: (724) 357-3777

Year of CAATE Accreditation: 2001

Degree Granted: Bachelor of Science, Athletic Training

Program Length: Four Years

Credits: 51 Liberal Studies, 69 Athletic Training Education,     Total=120 credits

Number of Applications/year:

  • 15-20 apply following fourth semester
  • Number Accepted into Program: 10-15

Prerequisites/Admissions:

  • 2.7 GPA; 2 week directed observation
  • 50 observation hours
  • Two letters of recommendation, acts 34 and 151 clearances
  • Successful completion of physical exam, speech and hearing, and TB testing
  • Interview, if necessary

Year Accepted into Program:  Sophomore 

Transfers: Transfers must follow the regular program admission process

Tuititon: PA resident - $2,299/semester, Non-resident - $5,748/semester

Work-study: Summer only!

Financial Aid: Contact Financial Aid Officefor the University,  (724)357-2218

Admissions Material: for more information contact Program Director(s) or Department Secretary

Program Highlights:

  • Newly developed Athletic Training Lab, which includes an Isokinetic Dynamometer, and other appraisal/evaluation equipment as well as numerous educational models and other resources
  • Clinical rotations in all Traditional Athletic Training Settings as well as an orthopedic rotation that includes both office and surgical experiences
  • Multiple interaction and educational opportunities with various Allied Health Professionals
  • Opportunity to obtain K-12 Teacher Certification along with Athletic Training education

Additional Information:

 

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