Individuals from any accredited college or university who meet the minimum academic requirements are eligible for admission into the program. The priority deadline for application submission is November 1st to ensure sufficient time for processing information and scheduling of an interview. If you have missed the priority deadline , you may send your application by the end of the second week of January to allow time for the program to review the application and schedule an interview.
Applicants must submit the following:
PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS IS NOVEMBER 1. MATERIALS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY THE END OF THE SECOND WEEK OF JANUARY FOR CONSIDERATION.
VUMC is not able to admit international students at this time. Green Card holders are not considered International Applicants and are therefore eligible for admission consideration.
VUMC cannot guarantee employment for any students requiring sponsorship after completion of the Medical Laboratory Science program.
For education obtained at a non-U.S. Institution, translation into the U.S. equivalency (i.e., equivalence of credits per course and of degree conferred) by an independent evaluation provider must be submitted with this application (translation into English language only is NOT accepted). The following are examples of foreign transcript and degree evaluators. VUMC does not endorse any evaluators.
Submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam. Applicants who have previous coursework completed in the United States or another country in which English is the primary language do not have to submit TOEFL results. Completion of these courses is considered proof that the applicant is proficient in the English language.