Health Sciences Admission Information
To Health Science Applicants:
Thank you for your interest in the Sandhills Community College Health Science programs. Program selection begins each spring for fall program entrance. Health Science programs available for student selection are: Emergency Medical Science, Medical Laboratory Technology, Ophthalmic Medical Assistant, Polysomnography, Respiratory Therapy, Radiography, and Surgical Technology. Please contact our health science advisor, Sue Senior, for questions if you are undecided among those listed. Professor Senior can be reached by email at email@example.com or phone at 695-3922. She is located Kennedy 170.
Applications must be submitted no later than the last Friday in the month of January for early consideration. The late consideration deadline is the last Friday in April if seats are available. To gain acceptance to the program, it is extremely important that you, the student, carefully read and follow all program entry requirements.
Program specific sheets are available in Stone Hall, Kennedy office 170, and online.
All students applying to any Health Science program are required to take the HESI A2 Admissions Assessment exam. Eligibility to take the HESI A2 exam will require placement into ENG 111, placement out of MAT 060 & MAT 070 (or corresponding program specific DMA modules), and you must also have your declared major as one of the seven programs listed under the health science department.
Study guides for the HESI A2 Admissions Assessment exam are available in the Sandhills bookstore and Boyd Library.
Students must register for the HESI A2 exam by contacting Shannon Hudson, Stone Hall 128A or Cassidy Benjamin, Stone 128D.The HESI A2 exam schedule will be published each fall and spring. Students will be required to pay a testing fee and show a photo ID on the day of the exam.
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