A Histotechnologist Application Packet may be downloaded or requested from the program director. The start dates and application deadlines are as follows:
Start date: September of each year
Application deadline: April 15 of the same year
The following information must be received prior to application deadline:
1. Histotechnologist Application Packet
2. *Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
3. If you are a graduate from a foreign university, you must have
your transcript evaluated in U.S. degree equivalency, equivalent years
in U.S. college or university, equivalent American courses, grades and credit hours. The report must be sent directly to us. See below for a listing of preferred evaluating agencies.
Note: If you are a graduate from a foreign
university, you must take a minimum of one biology course (anatomy or
physiology or higher level) with lab, AND one chemistry
course with lab at a regionally accredited college or university in the
United States, plus have documentation of English proficiency.
4. If you are not a United States citizen, you must provide
documentation of permanent residency status (Green card) from the United
States Citizenship and Immigration Services.
5. A few science course taken via the internet may be
allowed, if enough science courses with "hands-on" laboratories have
been taken at a regionally accredited college or university in the US.
6. Three *Official Letters of Recommendation on
forms provided in the Application Packet sent from the reference to us
(Letters from family members and friends are not acceptable.) Two (2)
science instructors/advisors and one (1) supervisor are preferred. If
unable to provide two science instructors/advisors and or one employment
supervisor, please contact the program director for suggested
alternatives for character references.
7. Academic Course Plan
8. Personal Statements
9. $40 application fee (check or money order in U.S. funds made out to Beaumont Hospitals.)
Once all application materials have been received, the applicant will
be contacted to schedule a personal on-site interview. Prior to the
interview, the student must read the information contained within the Pre-interview Mandatory Education
and download the tests and signature sheets. The student should bring
the completed tests and signature sheets with them to the interview. The
interview will not take place without these forms. Applicants will be
contacted to set up an interview.
An Admissions Committee is responsible for reviewing the applications, conducting the interview and selecting the students.
Admission is competitive, and is based on number and types of science
courses taken, grades, recommendations, statement of career goals,
types of job(s), interview, etc.
*Official documents must be sealed and either signed or stamped
across the back flap by the school official or reference. Letters or
transcripts that are not sealed or signed appropriately or appeared to
be tampered with will not be accepted and the applicant will not be
Beaumont's School of Histotechnology considers all applicants
regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, weight, height, national
origin, marital status or handicaps.