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Entrance Testing Policy

  • All applicants must take a standardized entrance exam.
  • Applicants who fail the entrance exam may reattempt according to the following schedule:
    • 2nd attempt: a minimum of 1 calendar day
    • 3rd attempt: a minimum of 7 days from the prior attempt
    • 4th attempt: a minimum of 30 days from the prior attempt
    • If applicant fails all four attempts, the applicant can begin the process after a minimum of 1 year from the last attempt.
  • Qualified applicants may opt for admission into the Professional Readiness Program after two unsuccessful attempts.
  • Passing entrance exam scores for all programs are valid for five years.
    • In the case of a student that drops from a program and subsequently returns to the same or different program within five years, the re-entering student may be required to retest in order to meet the current minimum testing requirements.
    • Some programs may have additional or different testing requirements. Please read the information provided for specific programs below.


Minimum passing scores for the Wonderlic entrance exam are as follows:

Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam-Quicktest (SLE-Q) Minimum Score
Dental Assisting 12
Medical Billing and Coding 12
Medical Assistant 12
Optical Technician 12
Pharmacy Technician 12
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing 17
Associate of Occupational Science Occupational Therapy Assistant 21
Associate of Occupational Science Physical Therapist Assistant 21
Associate of Occupational Science in Radiography 21
Associate of Occupational Science in Respiratory Therapy 21
Associate of Occupational Science in Surgical Technology 17
Vocational Nursing 21



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