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During the application process, the applicant will undergo the following testing:

  • Physical conditioning assessment (stress test)
  • Psychological evaluation
    • MMPI Personality Test
    • Nelson-Denny reading test
    • Personal interview with a licensed psychologist
  • Pre-testing for academy physical requirements (must meet 30th percentile or above for acceptance)
    • 1½ mile run
    • 300-meter run
    • Bench press
    • Sit-ups

Please see the Health and Wellness Section of the MPOETC website for details of physical requirements, which are based on age and gender.

  • Criminal Justice Training Center
  • 105 Eicher Hall
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 800-303-2752
  • Fax: 724-357-3989
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.