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Received By:_________
Return this form to:
Advising Services, Wynn Center (Building 10), room 10-200
Durham Technical Community College
Medical Assisting Program Admissions Application
Associate Degree Full-time Day Diploma Part-time Evening Diploma
First Name: __________________________________ Last Name: ____________________________________
Durham Tech Student ID Number: _____________________________ Date: ___________________________________________
ConnectMail Email Address: _______________________________________________________________
NOTE: All official communication from the college is delivered via ConnectMail, including Health Technology admissions
Submit Completed paper application packets to Advising Services beginning February 1 through July 1.
Questions? Email
Faxed or Emailed applications are not accepted. Please submit application to:
Wynn Center (Building 10), room 10-200 (Advising Services office)
All steps below are required. Please initial that each item is completed.
Enroll at Durham Technical Community College
View College enrollment steps on the website.
______ I am currently admitted to Durham Tech.
Note: If you have not been enrolled with Durham Tech within the last 12 months, you must reapply to
Durham Tech using the CFNC application
______ I have submitted an official transcript(s) from high school and/or college.
Submit to Admissions, Registration, and Records, located in Wynn Center (Building 10), room 10-201
______ I have applied for Financial Aid (recommended but not required).
______ I have attended a ConnectSession (Student orientation)
Note: Prospective students with 12 or more college credit hours transferred to Durham Tech are not
required to attend a ConnectSession, but it is recommended.
Meet Course Placement Requirements
Students must demonstrate they are college ready in one of the following ways (Initial each item that fulfills this
______ Provide proof of unweighted US high school GPA of 2.8 or higher within the last ten years
______ Transfer credit for English and math (college-level algebra)
______ Provide proof of completion of an associate’s or bachelor’s degree
______ Provide proof of satisfactory scores on ACT, SAT, GED, HiSET, NCDAP, COMPASS, ASSET, or ACCUPLACER
scores within the last ten years
______ Demonstrate mastery on RISE English placement test 2 and RISE Math placement test 2; OR successfully
complete ENG-002 through Tier 2 (grade of P2) & MAT-003 through Tier 2 (grade of P2)
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Additional Required Documents:
Students must provide all of the documents listed below with the completed application:
______ I have attached a signed Clinical Training Form (download from Health Technologies admission steps)
______ I have attached a signed English Language Requirement Form (download from Health Technologies
admission steps)
______ I have attached a signed Essential Skills Form (download from the program web page)
I verify that I have read all the information regarding admissions to the Medical Assisting Program, and understand the
steps I must take to qualify for admissions. I understand that it is my responsibility to notify the Student Information
and Records office regarding changes in name, address, or phone number through eForms.
I understand that all official communication from the college is delivered via ConnectMail, including Health and Wellness
admissions decisions.
I understand that my Medical Assisting application will not be accepted if incomplete.
I understand upon my acceptance to the Medical Assisting (MA) program, clinical sites require a criminal background
check and drug screening prior to my placement for training at that site. I understand I will pay a fee directly to a
designated vendor for this background check. I understand that if I am admitted to the MA program but am denied
clinical placement by any of the hospitals/healthcare facilities, I will be unable to successfully complete the MA program
as the programs clinical objectives cannot be met. Program admission on two occasions with two clinical denials will be
considered a second entry into the MA program. Students are only allowed two entries (admissions) into the MA
I understand that upon acceptance to the MA program, I will be given a Student Medical form and required to complete
a physical examination and assessment (including proof of immunizations or titers). I must maintain up to-date health
care insurance throughout the program.
I understand failure to upload the completed clinical requirements and documentation by August 10 (no exception or
extensions) may result in the inability to progress in the program or dismissal from the program.
I understand that accepting a seat within the Medical Assisting program counts as the first admission. A
maximum of two admissions are allowed.
I understand that the core courses (any courses beginning with MED) of Medical Assisting have an expiration date of two
years. Any transfer student or re-entry student will be required to retake MED courses if they are more than two years
Name ___________________________________________ Student ID#______________________
Signature ________________________________________ Date____________________________
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