UC Blue Ash College

Pre-Health Professions

Undetermined Associate Degree

Why study Pre-Health Professions?

This is a one-year, non-degree program for students who are interested in applying to the following programs: Dental Hygiene, Medical Assisting, Nursing, and Radiologic Technology. Students in the Pre-Health Professions program may take no more than 30 semester hours as they prepare to meet selective admission criteria for their desired program. Once they have reached this limit, they must apply to the above programs, change to a degree-granting program, or become non-matriculated students.

The Nursing and Radiologic Technology programs began a selective admission process beginning with their 2014 fall semester student cohorts and the Dental Hygiene program will begin their selective admission process beginning with their 2015 fall semester student cohort. Pre-Health Professions students must apply to one of these programs online from December 19th through March 1st. Only students who meet selective program admission criteria will be permitted to apply. See your academic advisor for details.

Admission Requirements

Students in this non-degree program will work best with a variety of learning styles and if they like to work with people. 

Current and admitted students can locate advisor contact information for pre-health professions via the UCBA advising website: https://www.ucblueash.edu/academics/advising/advisor-list.html.

If you are accepted into the Dental Hygiene, Medical Assisting, Nursing, or Radiologic Technology program from this program, your Program Director will assist you in changing your major.

Application Deadlines

An online application for the Dental Hygiene, Medical Assisting, Nursing, and Radiologic Technology programs will be available on the UC Blue Ash College website. General selective admission information for these programs is available at https://www.ucblueash.edu/admissions/selective.html.

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Contact Information

Allied Health Program Coordinator
UC Blue Ash College
Cincinnati, OH 45236
(513) 936-1631