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Health Sciences Program Requirements

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Limited Entry Programs

New students to CSN planning to register for a Limited Entry Health Science program must complete the steps outlined on the Getting Started page.

Students ready to apply for a limited entry program must complete the application process.

Cardiorespiratory Sciences (Respiratory Therapy)

Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Dental Hygiene

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Health Information Technology

Nursing (LPN)

Nursing (RN)

Ophthalmic Technology

Physical Therapist Assistant

Radiation Therapy

Surgical Technology

Veterinary Nursing

Open Entry Programs

After becoming an admitted student to CSN, register for courses and/or contact the Program Director of the Open Entry Health Sciences Program of interest for advice on program requirements or program completion.

Note: Attending a Health Programs Orientation, meeting with a Health Programs Advisor, and attending the Limited Entry Workshop are not required for Open Entry Health Science Programs.

Central Sterile Technician

Dental Assisting

Dental Hygiene Completion Program (BS)

Dental Science

Healthcare Documentation Specialist

Medical Assisting

Nursing Assistant

Nursing (LPN to RN Bridge)

Nursing (Medic to LPN)

Nursing (RN to BSN Bridge)

Ophthalmic Technology


Retention Resources and Services

If you are experiencing any challenges which are/could interfere with your progress toward program completion, we may have resources and services available to assist you. Please contact the Engelstad School of Health Science's Retention Specialist, Marlene Drake, for assistance.  Marlene can be reached by phone at 702-651-5054, or via email at marlene.drake@csn.edu.

Changed Your Mind?

If after beginning a Health Sciences Program you decide you no longer would like to pursue any Health Science program, please review the following options: