Policies & Procedures Regarding Student Background Checks and Comprehensive Drug Screens

All students are required to successfully complete a national background check and comprehensive drug screen within one month of matriculating into the program and annually thereafter.

  • Some clinical sites may required completion of additional background checks, fingerprinting, and drug screens to participate in the clinical rotation.
  • All background checks and drug screens must be completed via the program-identified vendor.
  • Students are responsible for all expenses related to background checks, fingerprinting, and drug screens.