Selection Criteria

We select participants to the program based on:

  • A complete application packet (application and transcripts from high school and college).
  • Completion of all prerequisite courses.
  • Grade Point Average of 2.5 or higher in the prerequisite courses.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Personal interview

General Requirements


  1. Anesthesia Technologist students must have the ability to communicate safely, accurately, and effectively in both written and spoken English.

  2. Upon selection to the AT program you are required to complete:

    • A health clearance.
    • Maintain a valid American Heart Association CPR card.
    • A two-step TB test
    • A complete a criminal background check is required to be able to attend clinical experiences. We will provide you details regarding these clearances in the acceptance packet upon selection. If you have questions or concerns about the background check are encouraged to make an appointment to discuss these concerns with the Anesthesia Technologist Program Director.

Notes About Program Acceptance


  • We keep transcripts and applications for two semesters from the date of the last application.
  • We highly recommend that basic science courses be completed within the past five years.
  • We recommended that you complete non-Anesthesia Technologist courses before beginning the AT program.