If you are a new student (you have never been enrolled at SSU), the application process to our health science programs includes 5 steps.
Step 1: Submit an on-line application for admission to Shawnee State University.(The on-line application is at the bottom of this page below the health science program links.)
Step 2: Request your high school transcripts.
Step 3: Request official transcripts from all colleges or universities previously attended.
Step 4: Submit ACT or SAT results. (Most high schools include test results on the transcript)
Step 5: Click on the program link(s) to download the health science program application packet of your choice.
The application packet will be a PDF. You must print the application and any supporting forms and return them
to the Office of Admission with a $30 application fee.
PREVIOUSLY OR CURRENTLY ENROLLED SHAWNEE STATE STUDENTS
If you have attended or are currently attending Shawnee State University, you may skip steps 1– 4.
These documents should have been filed before you enrolled at Shawnee State University.
Proceed to Step 5, click on the program link(s) to download the application packet.
The application packet will be a PDF. You must print the application and any supporting forms
and return them to the office of Admission with a $30 application fee.
A non-refundable one-time fee of $30 (regardless of the number of health science programs
for which you apply) is required for processing your health science file(s).
The fee MUST accompany the health science application. You may return this
form, with a check or money order, to Shawnee State University, Office of Admission,
940 Second Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662-4344.
Do note, there may be program specific requirements which must be met. Certain programs require additional
forms that must be submitted in order to complete the application.
Please read carefully the instructions for your program.
Associate Degree Nursing Program
Baccalaureate Nursing Program, BSN Pathway Program
RN to BSN Program
Dental Hygiene Program
Medical Laboratory Technology Program
Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Radiologic Technology Program
Respiratory Therapy Program
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
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Entering your Social Security Number is very important. It will help us match your application with your financial aid information.
Please enter your full name as it appears on your Social Security card.