Health Sciences Admissions Information

TO APPLY TO A HEALTH SCIENCE PROGRAM:

1 - All Students must apply to HCC through the Online Application link below
Apply Online to HCC

**Please refer to the Health Science Manual and the Student Handbook for further details about GPA and admissions information


2 - The following Programs require an additional Health Science Application and Fees:

Dental Assisting
Fall application deadline June 14th

Dental Hygiene
Fall application deadline May 15th

Nuclear Medicine
Fall application deadline February 15th

Radiation Therapy
DEGREE: Fall application deadline February 15th
CERTIFICATE: Summer application deadline January 15th

Radiography
Fall application deadline February 15th

Respiratory Care
TRANSITION: Summer application deadline TBA
Fall application deadline May 15th

Sonography
Fall application deadline February 15th

Download/Fill-out the Health Science Program Application and submit to the Health Sciences Admissions Dropbox which is located on the Dale Mabry Campus, Student Services Building, room 119.
**Please see the Process and Selection Criteria information in the HWST handbook for more information regarding applicant selection.


3 - The following Programs require a Program-specific Application (in lieu of the Health Science Application) and Fees: 
Download/ Fill-out the Program-specific Application and submit to the Admissions Office

Nursing
Transition: Summer application deadline January 15th
Basic: Fall application deadline May 15th
Basic: Spring application deadline August 15th

Nursing Admission criteria:
• A complete application with all transcripts and documents submitted by the deadline
• Grades of “C” or higher earned in the prerequisite courses
• A minimum score of 60 on the TEAS test
• A minimum prerequisite GPA of 2.8
• Overall GPA only to break a tie
• A clean background check
• A negative drug screening
• We do not consider other academic degrees or references
• There is no waiting list
Download the Nursing Program Application here

Paramedic:
Summer application deadline January 15th
Fall application deadline May 15th
Spring application deadline September 15th 
Download the Paramedic Program Application

Computed Tomography (CT)
Fall application deadline June 15th
Computed Tomography & Medical Laboratory Science Application

Download Computed Tomography Addendum

Medical Laboratory Science
Initial Cohort of students has been selected.  Future application dates are pending.
Computed Tomography & Medical Laboratory Science Application



4 - The following Programs DO NOT require submission of the Health Science Application and Fees:
Counseling and Human Services
Emergency Medical Technician
Opticianry and Optical Management
Public Health
Physical Education Courses