Health-Care Related Experience Requirement*

All applicants must complete a minimum of 500 hours of patient contact experience by the time of matriculation with a minimum of 300 of those hours completed at the time of application.

  • Volunteer and Service-Work experience are acceptable.
  • Activities caring for a family member or relative do not meet this requirement.
  • Activities caring for a single individual (e.g., personal care attendant) do not meet this requirement.

*Unfortunately, we are not able to assist students and applicants in obtaining their healthcare-related experiences. 

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