OCtech’s Health Science and Nursing programs have a competitive based admissions procedure. The steps outlined on this page will help you in this process.
Apply to the college.
Submit an application to the college and follow all the admissions steps.
Select Nursing Preparation or Clinical Studies as your program of study if you are interested in Licensed Practical Nursing, Associate Degree Nursing Traditional or ADN Flex.
Select Healthcare Preparation and Clinical Studies as your program of study if you’re interested in Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology or Medical Assisting.
Carefully read your Program Admissions Overview
The program overviews outline what it takes for you to be competitive in the application process and what courses you need to have taken to qualify for the program. This information will be helpful to you when you meet with your advisor.
Advising and Competitive Admissions Application
Academic Advising is essential to preparing to apply for the program. Your advisor will make sure that you have met the necessary requirements to apply. Each student’s journey is different.
Applications for the Healthcare and Nursing programs are accepted at certain times throughout the year. All dates are noted on the Admissions Overview. It is your responsibility to make sure that you consult with your advisor and meet application deadlines.
The Health Science/Nursing Application can be found in your D2L Virtual Student Center.
|Associate Degree Nursing||January 30 – May 11, 2023 (for fall 2023)|
|ADN Flex||June 5 – August 3, 2023 (for spring 2024)|
|Licensed Practical Nursing||January 30 – May 11, 2023 (for fall 2023)|
|June 5 – August 3, 2023 (for spring 2024)|
|Medical Assisting||January 30,– June 1, 2023 (for fall 2023)|
|Physical Therapist Assistant||January 30 - May 11, 2023 (for fall 2023)|
|Radiologic Technology||January 30 - May 11, 2023 (for fall 2023)|
Get more information:
Competitive Admissions Information Sessions are held throughout the year to assist you with any questions or follow-up you may need. These sessions are held via ZOOM. Attendance is recommended but optional. Dates, times and meeting links are below:
|Date||Time||ZOOM Meeting Link|
|Tuesday, February 7||3:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Monday, February 20||10:00 AM||Meeting link|
|Wednesday, March 8||3:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Tuesday, March 21||6:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Thursday, April 6||2:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Wednesday, April 26||3:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Wednesday, May 10||2:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Tuesday, May 30||6:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Monday, June 5||4:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Thursday, June 29||4:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Thursday, July 6||2:00 PM||Meeting link|
|Monday July 31||10:00 AM||Meeting link|