Admission by Program

Listed below are the programs, the campus where the program is located, the prerequisites, and the application deadlines.

Be advised that all application paperwork, including reference letters, if required, and all external transcripts must be in your application folder in the School of Health Professions Admissions Office by the application deadline. Prerequisites should be completed prior to application for best consideration.

Dental Hygiene (Dundalk)

Prerequisite courses: BIOL 109, BIOL 230, ENGL 101, PSYC 101, CHEM 107, (all sciences must have been completed within 5 yrs). GPA of 2.50 on prerequisites, Min. "C" grade. For 2010, prerequisites must be completed by application deadline.

Other prerequisites: 3 reference forms, 16 hours of dental hygienist observation, technical standards form, overall CCBC GPA of 2.00, preadmission TEAS test.

Deadline: April 15th for Fall.

Electronuerodiagnostic Technology - Articulated with Harford CC

Prerequisite courses: BIOL 220, BIOL 221, ELEC 105

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.00

Deadline: Rolling, apply at HCC

Emergency Medical Technology (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: EMT -B certification for the two year program.
If you currently hold an EMT-I/CRT-I, then you will also need BIOL 220, MATH 111

Other prerequisites: 18 years of age, high school diploma or GED, affiliation with EMS provider, 3 reference letters, autobiographical sketch, interview, overall CCBC GPA of 2.00

Deadline: July 1 for Fall

Massage Therapy (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: MASS 101 strongly recommended

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.00, 3 reference letters, student questionnaire, autobiographical sketch

Deadline: July 1 for Fall; November 15 for Spring

Medical Laboratory Technician (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: BIOL 109, BIOL 110, CHEM 107/108, ENGL 101, MLTC 101, all with grades of "C" or better

Other prerequisites: Overall CCBC GPA of 2.00, Interview

Deadline: June 15 for Fall

Mental Health Practitioner (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: MNTH 101

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.0, interview, 3 reference letters, essay

Deadline: Rolling admission for a Fall or Spring start

Mortuary Science

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, SPCM 101, PSYC 101, ACCT 101, CINS 101, biological/physical science elective, math elective, humanities & arts or behavioral & social sciences elective (must be a diversity course), GPA of 2.30 on prerequisites

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.00, Must have "C" or better on all prerequisites

Deadline: June 15 for Fall; November 1 for Spring

LPN to RN Bridge (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, PSYC 101, PSYC 103, SOC 101, BIOL 220, BIOL 221, BIOL 230, with a GPA of 2.50. Eligibility for college level math, TEAS pre-admission test.

Other prerequisites: May complete ENGL 102, MATH 111 and SPCM 101 during program. Overall CCBC GPA of 2.00, CPR certification at health care provider level

Deadline: January 15 for Summer (on-campus course)

Nursing RN on-campus day (Catonsville & Essex)

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, PSYC 101, BIOL 220, BIOL 221, BIOL 230 (you may be enrolled in BIOL 221 &/or BIOL 230 at time of application), GPA of 2.50 on prerequisite courses, TEAS preadmission test, eligibility for credit math.

Other prerequisites: Overall CCBC GPA of 2.00. General Education courses: ENGL 102, PSYC 103, SPCM 101, MATH 111, SOCL 101. CPR certification at healthcare provider level.

Deadline: March 15 for Fall; September 15 for Spring

Nursing RN on-campus evening/weekend (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, PSYC 101, BIOL 220, BIOL 221, BIOL 230 (you may be enrolled in BIOL 221 &/or BIOL 230 at time of application), GPA of 2.50 on prerequisite courses, TEAS preadmission test, eligibility for credit math, General Education courses: ENGL 102, PSYC 103, SPCM 101, MATH 111, SOCL 101.

Other prerequisites: Overall CCBC GPA of 2.00.CPR certification at healthcare provider level.

Deadline: March 15 for Fall

Nursing RN online/hybrid (Catonsville)

Prerequisite courses: Must have all prerequisites and general education courses completed by end of Spring semester: ENGL 101, ENGL 102, BIOL 220, BIOL 221, BIOL 230, MATH 111, PSYC 101, PSYC 103, SOCL 101, SPCM 101. GPA of 2.50 on prerequisites and general education courses, overall CCBC GPA of 2.00. TEAS pre-admission test.

Other prerequisites: Computer skills. CPR certification at healthcare provider level.

Deadline: March 15 for Fall

Occupational Therapy Assistant (Catonsville)

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, ENGL 102, PSYC 101, BIOL 220, BIOL 221 (within 5 years), SPCM 101, HLTH 101, MATH 153, Social and Behavioral Science Gen Ed Requirement (3cr.) and Information Technology Gen Ed Requirement (3cr) before deadline, GPA of 2.40 on prerequisites

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.00, Copy of health insurance card

Deadline: June 1 for Fall

Paramedic to RN Bridge (Catonsville)

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, ENGL 102, BIOL 220, BIOL 221, BIOL 230, MATH 111, PSYC 101, PSYC 103, SOCL 101, SPCM 101 with GPA of 2.50 in prerequisites and general education courses, overall CCBC GPA of 2.00. TEAS preadmission test. Three reference letters.

Other prerequisites: Interview, 2 years experience as paramedic, proof of EMT-P certification- MD. Dosage course. CPR certification at health care provider level.

Deadline: March 1 for Summer

Physician Assistant (articulated with Towson University)

Prerequisite courses: BIOL 220, BIOL 221, BIOL 230, Biochemistry or CHEM 146/147, MATH 153, ALHL 115. Apply only online at www.caspaonline.org

Other prerequisites: Baccalaureate degree, references, autobiographical sketch, interview, 800 patient contact hours.

Deadline: Rolling admission from April15 to September 1

Practical Nursing

Prerequisite courses: Recommended: ENGL 101, PSYC 101 OR SOCL 101, BIOL 110, BIOL 220, BIOL 221, completion of Math 083 and TEAS preadmission test

Other prerequisites: CPR certification at healthcare provider level

Deadline: April 15 for Fall

Radiation Therapy (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: BIOL 109 OR BIOL 220 & BIOL 221, MATH 135, PHYS 101, RTTT 101, GPA of 2.50 on prerequisites

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.00, interview and observation day.

Deadline: February 1 for Fall

Radiography (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: MATH 135, BIOL 109, ALHL 115, PHYS 101

Other prerequisites: Overall GPA of 2.5, interview, observation day

Deadline: January 15 for July

CT Certificate (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: Must be licensed by the ARRT and by the State of Maryland as a Radiographer. Submit copies of licensing/certification card, copy of MD professional license, copy of current CPR card, and employer reference form.

Other prerequisites: Criminal background check, personal health insurance, current immunizations, and basic mandatory medical educational units.

Deadline: January admission, apply only September 1-30; July admission, apply only April 1-30

MRI Certificate (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: Must be licensed by the ARRT and by the State of Maryland as a Radiographer. Submit copies of licensing/certification card, copy of MD professional license, copy of current CPR card, and employer reference form.

Other prerequisites: Criminal background check, personal health insurance, current immunizations, and basic mandatory medical educational units.

Deadline: April 1 -May 31 for Fall

Respiratory Care Therapy (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: ENGL 101, BIOL 109, CHEM 107, CHEM 108. A 2.4 overall GPA in all college courses

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.0, interview

Deadline: April 1 for Fall

Veterinary Technology (Essex)

Prerequisite courses: VETT 106, BIOL 110

Other prerequisites: CCBC GPA of 2.00, references, autobiographical sketch, interview, 18 years of age min.

Deadline: April 15 for Fall