Health Sciences Application Process
Admission to Austin Community College does not guarantee admission to a Health Sciences program. ALL Health Sciences program applicants must:
- Enroll in ACC and begin taking relevant program prerequisites
- Follow the admission steps for the Health Sciences program you prefer.
- Collect the required documentation and/or complete all immunizations before applying for program admission.
- Submit your program application (a criminal background check may be required)
Radiology Application Steps
2015-2016 Approved Degree Plan (awaiting approval from JRCERT)
New students are accepted into the Radiology program in the fall. Submit Radiology application paperwork to Health Science Admissions by February 1 (or the following business day if February 1 falls on a weekend). Students that are reapplying need to submit their reapplication form between October 1 and December 1.
Apply to ACC.
Complete a mandatory Information Session online.
A copy of the Verification Form must be submitted with the Radiology application.
Fulfill all immunization requirements (some immunizations can take six months to complete).
Finish prerequisite courses by the February 1 deadline to apply for Radiology program admission. You must earn a C or better in the prerequisite classes, which are listed below:
- BIOL 2404 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology. Must be current within 5 years.
- MATH 1314 College Algebra
- ENGL 1301 English Composition I
- SPCH 1315 Public Speaking
- HPRS 1106 Essentials of Medical Terminology
In order to be competitive, it is very important that the applicant complete most if not all co requisite courses by the end of the fall semester. You are encouraged to obtain the highest grades for the required courses as this is crucial in the ranking process. Only courses completed by the application deadline will be considered. For any courses taken at schools other than ACC you must submit copies of transcripts with your application.
Radiology degree plan course equivalents or substitutions can be found here.Students wanting to transfer from another Radiology Program in the State of Texas, please read the department's Statement on the Transfer of Radiology Course credits.
Print and fill out a Radiology program application. Submit your program application, information session verification, and immunization form to the Health Sciences Admissions Office no later than 5 p.m. February 1.
Individuals accepted for Radiology admission are required to complete a physical examination, tuberculosis test and a CPR course upon direction from the department. Please see the Technical Standards as noted on Program Requirements.
The college will request a criminal background check, drug screen and proof of health insurance once you have been conditionally accepted to the program. Click here to learn more.
- Admission Ranking Formula
- In the process of being updated with new requirements. Please check back.
If an applicant is not admitted to the program, a reapplicatoin must be submitted for the next admission cycle. Reapplication forms are posted here and will be accepted from October 1 - December 1 only. Deadline for reapplication forms is December 1. After December 1, students who have not reapplied will have their file moved to "inactive" status and they will be destroyed after 1 year. Students who have returned the form will have their application reviewed with other qualified applicants during the next admission cycle.