Program-Specific Selective Admissions Criteria

In addition to meeting the General Admissions Requirements, applicants to the following programs must also meet the following selective criteria.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program requires a program director interview and a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.  The Program Director interview takes into consideration previous academic performance, healthcare experience, and overall professional presentation. The outcome of the Program Director interview along with an essay and reference letters are considered in ranking applicants for the waitlist.

Cardiovascular Sonography

The Cardiovascular Sonography program requires a program director interview and a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.

Dental Hygiene

The Dental Hygiene program requires a criminal background check and an interview with the Program Director for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details. The Program Director interview takes into consideration previous academic performance, healthcare experience, and overall professional presentation. The outcome of the Program Director interview is considered in ranking applicants.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program requires a program director interview and a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.

Physical Therapist Assistant

The Physical Therapist Assistant program requires a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.

Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing program requires a criminal background check and an interview with the Program Director for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details. The Program Director interview takes into consideration previous academic performance, healthcare experience, and overall professional presentation. The outcome of the Program Director interview is considered in ranking applicants.

Radiologic Technology

The Radiologic Technology program requires a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.

Respiratory Therapy

The Respiratory Therapy program requires a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.

Surgical Technologist

The Surgical Technologist program requires a criminal background check for admission. See the “Criminal Background Check” section in this catalog for details.