Q: Does the program maintain a waiting list?
A: No, the program does not maintain a waiting list. New applicants are accepted each year.
Q: If I have been out of school for a number of years or have a college degree, am I still required to have an ACT score?
A: No, You may submit Compass Scores or your ACT score.
Q: If I took the ACT exam years ago, will that be sufficient?
A: Yes, but a more current test score usually demonstrates a higher score. You may also submit you Compass scores.
Q: When I take the ACT exam, can I opt out of the writing portion of the exam?
A: Yes you may.
Q: What are the hours each day and how many days a week do I have to attend?
A: The hours are predominately 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday with some Saturday clinical rotations. You will also be required to do 4 weeks of afternoon rotation (12:00 PM - 8:30 PM) during your second year.
Q: How long is the program?
A: The program consists of 2 - 16 week semesters and 4 - 15 week semesters with breaks between semesters for a total of 24 months.
Q: Do you provide financial aid or participate with FAFSA?
A: We do not offer any financial aide. If accepted, the Program Director will give you a letter proving you are a full-time student for deferment of your previous student loans.
Q: Will the contact hours I receive after graduation transfer to a university or other colleges?
A: The program is a certificate program. The contact hours you receive will transfer to some
universities and colleges in the area.
Q: When I graduate from your program, am I guaranteed a position within the DMC?
A: If there are positions open at any of the DMC hospitals, the Sinai-Grace graduates may apply, but there is no guarantee of a position.
Q: My college credits were completed many years ago, would these credits be accepted for
A: The Algebra and Anatomy & Physiology courses must have been taken within four years of application. The English, Computer and Natural Science, cou
rses may be older than three years.
Q: What is the grading scale?
A: A complete grading scale guide is available here