MIST Pre-Application Requirements

Note: Subject to change

  Requirement placement score Admissions Test BCI/FBI background check Minimum GPA Shadow experience
Option 1A-Certificate Program- self placed clinical* Required English placement score or ENG 011; required Reading placement score or IDS 102 Critical Analysis-contact coordinator Required for state of residence-contact coordinator* 2.0- High School or College Required – See attached hospital tour form – Must arrange tour in area of residence
Option 1B-Certificate Program- Clinical placement provided by SSC Required English placement score or ENG 011; required Reading placement score or IDS 102 Critical Analysis-contact coordinator Required- FBI/BCI 2.0-High School or College Required-See attached hospital tour form & hospital contact form
Option 2A-Associate & Certificate Program- self placed clinical* Required English placement score or ENG 011; required Reading placement score or IDS 102 Critical Analysis Required for state of residence-contact coordinator* 2.0-High School or College Required- See attached hospital tour form-Must arrange tour in area of residence
Option 2B-Associate & Certificate Program- Clinical placement provided by Stark State College Required English placement score or ENG 011; required Reading placement score or IDS 102 Critical Analysis Required- FBI/BCI 2.0-High School or College Required-See attached hospital tour form & hospital contact form
Option 3-Career Enhancement Certificate None None None None- Must show proof of working as Central Sterilization Processing Technician in field for a minimum of 1 yr.

* Out of state students are required to submit copies of the background check for their state of residence to security office at Stark State College.

* Out of state students are required to pay additional tuition fees. See starkstate.edu/tuition for more information.