Health Sciences Admissions Information | SCC

Health Sciences Admissions Information

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the Health Sciences field? If so, you will find that SCC offers a variety of programs of study in the Health Sciences field for you to choose from! If you are interested in pursing any of the programs below you will need to participate in a mandatory pre-admission conference. These pre-admission conferences are very helpful to students because they outline the admission process and criteria. Depending on the program you are interested in will depend on whether the pre-admission conference is online, in person or just simply a meeting with the program coordinator directly. Review the pre-admission conference information below for more details on how to get started.  

Somerset Campus Day Program

Application Deadline March 1, 2022

Fall 2022 Admission

Electronic Applications will be accepted February 15 – March 1 for the Somerset Campus Day Program. Electronic Applications received outside of these dates will not be processed. 

No exceptions will be made. Only Electronic Application submissions are accepted. We will no longer be accepting paper applications. You can find the electronic application at the end of the online pre-admission conference.

Find out more about the Associate Degree Nursing Program.


Somerset Campus Evening/Weekend LPN to RN

Application Deadline June 1, 2022

Spring 2023 Admission

Electronic Applications will be accepted May 15 - June 1 for the Somerset Campus Evening/Weekend LPN to RN Program. Electronic Applications received outside of these dates will not be processed. 

No exceptions will be made. Only Electronic Application submissions are accepted. We will no longer be accepting paper applications. You can find the electronic application at the end of the online pre-admission conference.

Find out more about the Evening/Weekend LPN to RN Program.


Laurel Campus

Application Deadline: July 1, 2022

Spring 2023 Admission

Electronic Applications will be accepted June 15 – July 1 for the Laurel A.D.N. Program. Electronic Applications submitted outside of these dates will not be processed.

No exceptions will be made. Only Electronic Application submissions are accepted. We will no longer be accepting paper applications. You can find the electronic application at the end of the online pre-admission conference.

Find out more about the Associate Degree Nursing Program.

mccreary Center day LPN TO RN

Application Deadline November 15, 2021

Spring 2022 Admission

Electronic Applications will be accepted November 1 - November 15 for the McCreary Center Day LPN to RN Program. Electronic Applications received outside of these dates will not be processed. 

No exceptions will be made. Only Electronic Application submissions are accepted. We will no longer be accepting paper applications. You can find the electronic application at the end of the online pre-admission conference.

Find out more about the A.D.N. LPN to RN Program

Somerset Campus

Students must be an EMT in order to enter the program. Application Deadline November 5, 2021 

Spring 2022 Admission


Laurel Campus

EMT classes now offered on Laurel campus!

EMT class offered in the Spring and Fall semesters.

Find out more about the EMS - Paramedic Program!

New Program​​** Advanced EMT course begins every fall on Laurel campus. Must be EMT to apply.

*New locations!

EMT class offered at SCC's Russell Center every spring and SCC's Clinton Center every fall.

Laurel Campus

Learn how to start your career as a Registered Medical Assisting through American Medical Technologist RMA (AMT).

Find out more about the Medical Assisting program! 

Somerset North Campus

Application Deadline August 2, 2022

Pre-Admission Conference Dates:

  • TBA

The MLT Pre-Admissions conference is now online!

MLT Pre-Admission Conference

Find out more about the Medical Laboratory Technician program.

Laurel Campus

Applications are now being accepted for admission.

Next Admission: Fall 2021

Application deadline: August 13, 2021

There are no group Pre-Admission Conferences for the Pharmacy Technician program. The program coordinator will meet with students individually. To schedule an appointment please contact Lorrenda Merritt at Lorrenda.merritt@kctcs.edu or 606-878-4865.

Find out more about the Pharmacy Technician program!

Somerset Campus

Application deadline: 

April 1, 2022 at 5 p.m.

Conference Dates

Pre-Registration is required for all conferences.

Seating is limited. Social distancing and masks are required.

The following conferences are held in Rogers Commons, Room 213.

  • Friday, October 15 at 4:00 P.M.
  • Monday, November 15 at 6:00 P.M.
  • Wednesday, December 15 at 9:00 A.M.

Students must attend a Pre-Admission Conference between October 2021 and April 2022 in order to apply to the program for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Virtual conferences may be offered.

*Due to the unpredictability of COVID-19, all participants must pre-register by noon on the day prior to the conference by emailing ron.meade@kctcs.edu. 


All students planning to apply to the SCC PTA Program between October 2021 - April 2022 must attend a pre-admission conference in the 2021-2022 academic year.

Pre-registration is presently required to attend pre-admission conferences.

Exceptional high school students in their final year of high school are encouraged to apply. 

Find out more about the Physical Therapist Assistant program.

Somerset Day

Fall 2022 Admission

Application deadline: Wednesday, March 1, 2022

Pre-Admission Conferences Dates: TBA

Somerset Evening/Weekend Nurse Aide to LPN 

Application Deadline: March 1, 2022

Fall 2022 Admission

Pre-Admission Conferences Dates: TBA


Laurel Campus

Extended Application Deadline: October 12, 2021

Spring 2022 Admission

Pre-Admission Conferences: 

  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021

All pre-admission conferences will be held on the Laurel North Campus, Building 3, Room 113.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ruth Martin, PN Coordinator at (606) 451-6813 or Cheryl Ping at (606)451-6841. *It is suggested to call prior to conference date to verify that conference dates have not been changed. 

If the college is closed for inclement weather, the pre-conferences will be cancelled.  If there is inclement weather and the college remains open, please call prior to time of conference to verify that conference will be held.

Find out more about the Practical Nursing Program.


Clinton Center

Application deadline: Wednesday, March 1, 2022

Pre-Admission Conferences: TBA

Somerset Campus

Application Deadline: April 29, 2022

Fall 2020 Admission

On-line Pre-Admission Conference available here.

Find out more about the Radiography program.

Laurel Campus

August 2022 Admission
Application Deadline: 
May 6, 2022                                   

Online Pre-Admission Conference

All students planning to apply to the Respiratory Therapist Program MUST attend a Pre-Admission Conference. 

Find out more about the Respiratory Therapist Program.

Somerset Campus

Application Deadline June 1, 2022

Fall 2021 Admission

An online pre-admission conference is required prior to applicant’s consideration by the Surgical Technology Admissions Committee.

Online Pre-Admission Conference is available here.

After viewing, submit an application and verification form to Tammy Watters. You may meet with the program coordinator Tammy Watters. To schedule an appointment with Tammy Watters please use STARFISH, this is accessed through Blackboard. If you are not currently enrolled at SCC, please contact Ms. Watters at 606-451-6792.

Find out more about the Surgical Technology Program.

 

TBA-To Be Announced
ATB-Alton Blakley Building (Somerset North Campus) 
LN2-Building #2 (London-North Campus)
LN3-Health Sciences Building #3 (London-North Campus)
SCB-Harold Rogers Student Commons (Somerset North Campus)

If you would like more information on any of the Health Sciences programs you may contact:
Administrative Assistants:
Tanya Cowan (Somerset) 606-451-6764 tanya.cowan@kctcs.edu 
Cheryl Ping (Somerset) 606-451-6841 cheryl.ping@kctcs.edu 
Kathy Howard (Laurel) 606-878-4831 kathy.howard@kctcs.edu