Frequently Asked Questions
When can I apply?
You may apply at any time. Students typically apply starting in the late summer or fall for the class beginning the following June. Prerequisite courses do not need to be completed prior to sending an application. Indicate on the application the anticipated date of completion for any courses in-progress or courses in which you plan to enroll, and specify the class year for which you are applying. Applications received after November 19 may be rolled over into the following year’s application cycle.
Do you accept community college/online course credit?
Yes, as long as the credit was obtained at a regionally accredited college/university.
Do you accept CLEP(R) credits?
Please review our CLEP policy.
Do you offer financial aid/scholarships?
Please review the Student Handbook, posted on the Program Performance, NAACLS Benchmarks, and Policies page, for information on financial aid and scholarships.
How many applications do you receive each year?
It varies, but over the past three years we have received an average of about 40 applications per year.
How many students do you enroll each year?
Currently, we are enrolling eight students per year.
What is your certification exam pass rate?
Over the past five years, our program graduate certification exam first-time pass rate is 65%, and our overall pass rate is 84%.
What is your program schedule like?
Please review our current and planned academic calendars.
The student handbook provides pertinent information regarding the program’s policies and curriculum which apply to every enrolled student. Students with further questions about the program are advised to review the handbook which can be accessed here: Current Student Handbook.