Selective Program Admission Requirements

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The program admission criteria for the programs that use selective program admission is almost identical. However, there may be some differences or extra requirements depending on the program. These pages breakdown the required criteria for each of the programs. 


Selective Program Admission Requirements For Each Program

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Dental Hygiene Program Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for Dental Hygiene includes confirmed admission to the University of Cincinnati and specific levels of achievement in biology, chemistry, math, English and grade point average (GPA). See the chart at the details page for the specifics regarding these minimum requirements.

In addition, a short essay and on-site observation are required as a part of the Dental Hygiene selective application process.

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Nursing Program Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for Nursing RN, Technology includes confirmed admission to the University of Cincinnati and specific levels of achievement in biology, chemistry, math, English and grade point average (GPA). See the chart at the details page for the specifics regarding these minimum requirements.

For the Nursing, RN technology program, applicants will also be required to complete a Nursing Admission Test.

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Medical Assisting Services Program Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for Medical Assisting Services includes confirmed admission to the University of Cincinnati and specific levels of achievement in biology, chemistry, math, English and grade point average (GPA). See the chart at the details page for the specifics regarding these minimum requirements.

Reflective Essay is also required as a part of the selective admission application for Medical Assisting.

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Radiologic Technology Program Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for Radiologic Technology includes confirmed admission to the University of Cincinnati and specific levels of achievement in biology, chemistry, math, English and grade point average (GPA). See the chart at the details page for the specifics regarding these minimum requirements.

A Reflective Essay is also required as a part of the selective admission application for Radiologic Technology.

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Veterinary Technology Program Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirements for Veterinary Technology includes confirmed admission to the University of Cincinnati and specific levels of achievement in biology, chemistry, math, English and grade point average (GPA). See the chart at the details page for the specifics regarding these minimum requirements.

Reflective Essay is also required as a part of the selective admission application for Veterinary Technology.


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