The IUP Institute for Rural
Health and Safety announces the spring 2017 Paramedic Program. This program is primarily designed for future
EMS personnel, but is appropriate for anyone who may respond to emergencies,
including fire/rescue personnel, nurses, coaches or athletic trainers, safety
successfully complete this program are eligible to take National Registry of Paramedics
certification exams for Pennsylvania and national certification as a paramedic.
Institute for Rural Health and Safety2712 West Pike RoadIndiana, PA 15701
January 9, 2017–January 15, 2018
Mondays, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
psychomotor exam TBA
Students must be a certified emergency
Course includes classroom, skill, and field sessions. Students must meet minimum physical capabilities
of PA DOH. In addition, the student is also responsible for the
following fees, not included in the above program fees.
Preregistration is required. Please log in to
IUP Marketplace, then click on the IUP Paramedic Program, click on the
register tab, and fill out the form to create an account. Click Next, log in, and click on
the IUP Paramedic Program. Click on the Registration tab to pay the $50 nonrefundable deposit.
Once you are accepted into the program, you will need to follow the steps above,
but click on the Deposit tab to secure your seat in the program by December 21,
2016. The second deposit, via the 2nd Deposit tab, is due the first day of class, January 9, 2017. You
will need to follow the steps above. To pay the remaining balance, due April
10, 2017, click the Balance Due tab. If you have any questions, please
call the office at 724-357-4051.
IUP reserves the right to cancel any program,
at which time deposit/registration fees would be refunded. Enrollment is
limited; however, late registrations will be accepted if space is available.
All payments must be made at IUP Marketplace.
Once on Marketplace, locate the Paramedic
Program. Once there you can make all applicable payments.
do not offer a refund for payments or fees made.
may withdraw from the program at any time through the
completion of a signed withdrawal form. If
a student chooses to withdraw from the program, the student remains responsible to pay the tuition in its entirety.
The Indiana University of Pennsylvania Paramedic program
has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of
Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions .
This letter is not a CAAHEP accreditation status—it is a status signifying
that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient
compliance with the accreditation standards through the Letter of Review Self
Study Report and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by
the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians for eligibility
to take the NREMT’s Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is not
a guarantee of eventual accreditation.
Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312Rowlett,
Indiana University of Pennsylvania is
committed to assisting all members of the community in providing their own
safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains three
years of campus crime and fire statistics, certain campus security and fire
policy statements, as well as statistics for public areas immediately adjacent
to campus as required by the Jeanne Clery Act.
The Annual Security and Fire
Safety Report for all of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campuses can be found online at Annual Security and Fire Safety Reports. To obtain a printed copy of the Annual
Security and Fire Safety Report, please contact: IUP Department of Public
Safety, 850 Maple Street, Indiana, PA 15705; telephone 724-357-2141.