Health Requirements

Health Requirements

EligibilityHealth RequirementsGraduationApplication

After acceptance into the program, students will be required to meet and maintain certain health and safety standards. Specific details regarding these requirements will be given to students in the application packet and/or with the acceptance letter, and must be completed by the due date indicated.

Immunizations

    • MMR (Measels, Mumps, Rubella)
      • 2 immunizations OR titer showing immunity to each disease
    • Hepatitis B
      • Series of 3 immunizations AND antibody titer showing reactivity
      • If it has been greater than 15 years since receiving the hepatitis B series, it is highly recommended that you receive a hepatitis B booster and then wait 30 days to have the antibody titer level drawn.
    • TDaP (Tetanus, Diphtheria, & Pertussis)
      • Proof of 1 TDaP vaccination after age 10
    • Varicella (Chicken Pox)
      • 2 immunizations OR titer with antibody levels proving immunity
      • Report of having the disease is not acceptable
    • Tuberculosis Screening
      • 2 separate TB skin tests within 12 months of each other OR titer showing immunity
    • Influenza (seasonal)

Background Check & Drug Screen

    • Required after acceptance into the program