SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
DEPARTMENT OF KINESIOLOGY
UNDERGRADUATE ATHLETIC TRAINING PROGRAM
The athletic training program at Indiana University is a 3-year professional degree program. A limited number of students (20) are admitted to the program each year beginning on or around August 1st. This limitation is based on the number of affiliated sites available for clinical education, and ensuring an appropriate faculty to student ratio that is conducive to learning. To facilitate the selection process, a committee consisting of athletic training program faculty and affiliated clinical preceptors will screen all applicants and select the most qualified students. The athletic training program is a tightly restricted quota program and final announcements concerning selections will not be made until approximately July 1. Once accepted, student can expect to be notified by program officials and must complete additional paperwork prior to beginning the program. Accepted student should expect to begin the program on or around August 1st. The procedure for applying is outlined below:
Procedures of Admission
Prior to completing the application prospective students should ensure that they have met the entrance requirements via the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training (BSAT) website:
Students who desire entrance into the athletic training program should complete this online application along with the additional forms required for acceptance.
For forms not included in this application, see http://bulletins.iu.edu/iub/phb/2015-2016/undergraduate/degree-programs/bsat-athletic-train.shtml#admission.
These forms must be completed and submitted to the School of Public Health, Room C200, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, deadline March 1.
Due to recent procedural changes, background checks will now be completed later in the admission process and through a different vendor. Please DO NOT complete the Federal Criminal History Background Check as noted at the webpage linked above.
All applicants should fill in the area marked Midterm Grades in the Academic Data - Current Semester text box. For those students who do not receive midterm grades please estimate your expected grades under this area.
The committee will review all applications and the decision on admission will be made in relation to:
- Career-goal interest in athletic training
- Scholastic record and academic progress
- Previous experiences in extracurricular activities
- Previous experience in athletic training
Transfer Students from another University
Students who desire entrance into the athletic training program and are transferring to Indiana University from another university should complete the enclosed application for this special program in addition to an application for admission to Indiana University (http://admit.indiana.edu/).
If you should need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact the Records Office, Room 115, (812) 855-1561.
Please Note: Have the Athletic Training Program Applicant Observation Experience Hour Log completed before you being this application. You can download the log here.
Associated Annual ATP Fees*
Please see Bulletin for complete list.
*For students accepted to ATP
Note: Fees are approximate and may change.
Complete the following information and click Submit Application. The deadline for applications is March 1.