Admissions

What are the requirements for admission?

What's new with the programs?

  • We now offer afternoon and evening courses.
  • Part-time and full-time schedules are available. (Note: part-time students will not complete the Nursing Assistant Certificate in two semesters)
  • Course credit may be awarded for prior academic learning. A grade of "C" or better is required. (Please see advisor for additional information.)

Why not take advantage of the opportunity to receive a credential while you're on a waiting list, or if you are undecided about the best career path to take?

Requirements can vary based on the certificate for which you are applying. Check out Admissions Requirements for more.

Nursing Assistant Certificate

In addition to the college's placement test and the specific admissions requirements for the Health Sciences department, specific interview eligibility criteria for the Nursing Assistant Certificate program include:

Acceptable eligibility criteria:

Placement Test Scores: Must meet each criteria

  • READING SCORE
    • COMPASS 77 or higher
    • OR completion of RDG 100
  • MATH
    • COMPASS; Pre-Algebra score is 25 or higher
    • OR completion of MAT 032
  • WSAMP (writing sample)
    • 30
    • OR completion of ENG 100

Admission Criteria:

  • Acceptable formal interview and career readiness assessment

  • Acceptable criminal background check and drug screening results

  • Satisfactory compliance with medical physical and immunization requirements

  • Completion of participant intake forms

  • Current certification in First-Aid and CPR (American Heart Association for the Health Care Professional)

Cardiac Care Technician Certificate

In addition to the college's placement test and the specific admissions requirements for the Health Sciences department, specific interview eligibility criteria for the Cardiac Care Technician Certificate program include:

Acceptable eligibility criteria:

Placement Test Scores: Must meet each criteria

  • READING SCORE
    • COMPASS 77 or higher
    • OR completion of RDG 100
  • MATH
    • COMPASS; Pre-Algebra scores is 25 or higher
    • OR completion of MAT 032
  • WSAMP (writing sample)
    • 30
    • OR completion of ENG 100

Admission Criteria:

  • Acceptable formal interview and career readiness assessment

  • Acceptable criminal background check and drug screening results

  • Satisfactory compliance with medical physical and immunization requirements

  • Completion of participant intake forms

  • Current certification in First-Aid and CPR (American Heart Association for the Health Care Professional)

Phlebotomy Certificate

In addition to the college's placement test and the specific admissions requirements for the Health Sciences department, specific interview eligibility criteria for the Phlebotomy Certificate program include:

Acceptable eligibility criteria:

Placement Test Scores: Must meet each criteria

  • READING SCORE
    • COMPASS 77 or higher
    • OR completion of RDG 100
  • MATH
    • COMPASS; Pre-Algebra scores is 25 or higher
    • OR completion of MAT 032
  • WSAMP (writing sample)
    • 30
    • OR completion of ENG 100

Admission Criteria:

  • Acceptable formal interview and career readiness assessment

  • Acceptable criminal background check and drug screening results

  • Satisfactory compliance with medical physical and immunization requirements

  • Completion of participant intake forms

  • Current certification in First-Aid and CPR (American Heart Association for the Health Care Professional)


How do I get started?

See our Steps to Enrollment for an easy-to-follow guide.


Contact Us

MTC Office of Admissions

803.738.8324

askmtc@midlandstech.edu