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IMPORTANT:  This program has been exempted from the IUPUI General Education Core; site updated to reflect that change.

Associate of Science in Histotechnology

General Information
Students accepted into the program must complete the following program admission requirements before the first day of classes. Enrollment in the associate degree program is not limited; therefore, most qualified applicants are admitted. In the event, however, that enrollment exceeds program resources, applicants who are residents of Indiana are given preference for admission before out-of-state applicants.

Criteria Used for Selection of Class Students can apply to the program at any time and work toward completion of the core curriculum. Prior completion of the certificate-level course work, or certification by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Registry as an HT and application for the program’s special credit option are accepted.

Specific Requirements In addition to the Health Professions Programs admission policies and procedures found at the beginning of this bulletin, the admission policies below apply to the Associate of Science in Histotechnology degree.

Application Deadline Applications are accepted year round. Capstone course (PATH-H 201) is typically only offered in the spring or summer 1 terms.

Minimum Academic Requirements  High school diploma or equivalent. A minimum grade point average of 2.00 on a 4.00 scale (C) is required for admission and must be maintained in all courses throughout the program.

Minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average  2.00 on a 4.00 scale (C). This requirement is applied at admission and must be maintained. Grades earned in remedial courses are not used to calculate the cumulative grade point average.

Technical Standards  See Health Professions Programs policy.

Updated: April 17, 2015