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The PATH Intl. Higher Education Membership program provides colleges and universities with resources and guidance to help develop students into leaders in the equine-assisted services  industry.   

Higher Education Membership

Your education to  meet their needs.

PATH Intl. offers a comprehensive membership for institutions of higher learning that offer education in equine-assisted services. The PATH Intl. Higher Education Membership offers a flexible membership to meet the needs of a variety of universities and colleges.
Depending on the institution’s student needs and profile there are a variety of ways to take advantage of this excellent opportunity. 

Who are Higher Education members?

Many institutions have an equine facility as part of their campus and in many cases it is utilized as part of the equine science or equine studies program. Incorporating equine-assisted services programs or research at the equine facility allows students to gain valuable hands-on experience. 

Here are some of the content areas and activities offered at PATH Intl. Higher Education Member institutions:

Membership Benefits

PATH Intl. Higher Education Members enjoy national recognition, national networking and advertising opportunities, opportunities to connect your graduates with employment opportunities, and a story to tell for student recruitment.

If you are interested in becoming a Higher Education Member, please call Karen Province at (800) 369-7433.

PATH Intl. Higher Education Members are colleges and universities who offer:

By joining PATH Intl., your students have access to not only exceptional educational resources but also a solid base for networking and success in the equine-assisted services industry. In addition, your institution has access to the resources needed to offer PATH Intl. Therapeutic Riding Instructor Certification at the registered and advanced level.

Why PATH Intl. has Higher Education Members

PATH Intl. Higher Education Members

Asbury University Logo
One Macklem Drive
Wilmore, Kentucky
Centenary University Equestrian Logo
400 Jefferson Street
Hackettstown, New Jersey
Temple Grandin Equine Center Logo
735 S. Overland Trail
Fort Collins, Colorado
Isothermal Community College Logo
PO Box 804
Spindale, North Carolina
Lake Erie College Logo
391 W Washington St
Painesville, Ohio

The PATH Intl. Higher Education membership has allowed Centenary University to engage enrolled students in the EAS-industry on a national level, providing important benefits that include student membership discounts on educational resources and certifications. At CU, we are committed to the important overlap of the EAS-industry and institutions of higher learning, and the Higher Education membership option has allowed us to enhance and highlight this commitment!

Karen Brittle
Assistant Professor of Equine Studies and Director of Therapeutic Riding At Centenary (TRAC)

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