Quality Education – Lifetime Opportunity
Review our Admissions requirements below:
1. Minimum age of 18 at time of admission.
2. Students are required to furnish evidence of completion (official transcript) of high school to be granted admission to the END Technology program. A high school diploma or its equivalent, the GED, is required or evidence of a high school diploma or equivalency.
- Achievement at the 50th percentile is required for applicants with a General Educational Development equivalency diploma (GED).
- School preparatory background, including one year of math (requires algebra I and either geometry or algebra II) and one life science with laboratory component (requires biology or chemistry) are helpful but not necessary for admission.
- Applicants whose native language is not English and who have not graduated from American high schools must achieve no less than 550 (paper) or 213 (computer) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) examination.
3. Prospective students are required to download and review the school catalog and enrollment contract prior to the admission interview.
4 . As part of your application for entrance to the school, applicants are required to submit a completed Health Declaration letter and Immunization records to the school. This information can be acquired from your medical providers, and are required to attest to your physical ability to enter the END Technology program.
- In addition, a pregnant student is required to obtain a separate health clearance letter signed by her obstetrician in order to gain entrance to the Electroneurodiagnostic Technology program.
4. An approved clinical affiliate (CA) site must be available for the student prior to final admission. The local site internship will be arranged by the Institute of Heath Sciences faculty. The student will visit and interview (shadow) with the clinical site and mentor prior to final acceptance into the program.
5. Applicant is required to have a dedicated access to a broadband internet-connected computer with audio capabilities and speakers for podcasts, at least during program hours. The prospective student is required to demonstrate the knowledge and computer skills necessary to succeed in a distance-learning environment. The competency will be verified by taking a online orientation program of the course management system as part of the admissions at IOHS.
- Applicant is required to have ready access to a facsimile machine and secure a e-mail address (email@example.com) for receiving and transmitting documents.
6. Applicants are required to provide a current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) from a licensed provider, such as the American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
7. Applicants are required to provide a current background check and drug screen as part of entrance requirements. This must be done prior to any visit for a clinical interview. Applicants are required to use the Hospital Association StudentCheck™ procedure located on our web site.
Additional Information for Applicants with a GED
If you did not graduate from high school and earned a GED, regardless of your age or the time that has passed since high school, official high school transcripts through the last year you completed AND an official GED transcript are required.
All high school and GED transcripts must be sent directly to IOHS from the high school (educational institution of origin) or GED testing center to be considered official. Students can obtain their official GED through the Department of Education in the state from which the GED was received.
The following links are helpful in acquiring the GED transcript:
The Admissions Office will review each applicant’s high school coursework and/or GED individually when considering a student for admission.