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Health Sciences

The Health Science Division is comprised of Associate Degree Nursing, Dental Hygiene Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology, Practical Nursing, Emergency Medical Technician, Health Care Assistant and Phlebotomy.

The Health Science programs provide a variety of options for students who wish to enter the healthcare job market. Students who successfully complete Health Science programs are prepared to take national and state licensing or certification exams for practice in the designated discipline.

Important TEAS Dates

Testing Dates


February 22, 2019 
(ADN, DHT, & PTA testing)
February 23, 2019 
(ADN, DHT, & PTA testing)
March 22, 2019 
(PN, RAD, & MLT testing)
March 23, 2019 
(PN, RAD & MLT testing)

Testing is conducted in Horton Room 206. Check-in begins at 8:00 AM. Testing will begin PROMPTLY at 8:30 AM. Please arrive early to check in.

To register for testing, please visit www.atitesting.com. Please follow the instructions on this TEAS Registration Guide.

Pre-Application Workshops

MOORHEAD - WORKSHOP DATES
January 16, 2019 at 1:00 PM
January 17, 2019 at 2:00 PM
These workshops will be held in Horton Room 206.

GHEC - WORKSHOP DATES
January 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM

GREENWOOD - WORKSHOP DATES  January 17, 2019 at 5:00 PM

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The acceptance of transfer students into health science courses is based upon the following:

  • space available in the specific course being requested
  • evaluation of the applicant's college transcript and course materials including: appropriate grades in all course work being considered for transfer comparable content, semester hours, and clinical experiences in courses being considered for transfer
  • letter documenting good standing from administrator of the transferring program
  • ability to meet all MDCC requirements for graduation
  • individual program guidelines

Students applying for admission into health science programs must meet the general college admission requirements. In addition, each program has individual requirements. Students wishing to apply to a specific program should consult the Policy of Admission to Health Science Programs and admission requirements specific to the individual program. Due to accreditation requirements, changes may occur in the curricula, course offerings, and course content for programs. It is imperative that students seek advisement on course requirements and selection each semester.

Many students choose to take specific required academic courses prior to applying to health science programs. While this is encouraged, it does not ensure admission to the actual program. Applications to the health science programs are evaluated on a competitive basis.

Mississippi Delta Community College, Health Science Division, complies with all applicable laws regarding affirmative action and equal opportunity in all its activities and programs and does not discriminate against anyone protected by law because of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, handicap, or status as a veteran or disabled veteran.

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Associate Degree Nursing

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Dental Hygiene Technology

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Emergency Medical Technology

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Health Care Assistant

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Medical Laboratory Technology

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Phlebotomy

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PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

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Practical Nursing

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Radiologic Technology

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