Special Admissions

Programs with special admissions applications

Nursing, Dental Assisting, EFDA, Craft Brewing & Distilling, and Fire & Emergency Services Technology programs have additional application requirements, different deadlines, and procedures beyond the regular SPSCC application process. See special admissions and contact information below.

Craft Brewing & Distilling

The program launches in Spring 2018 and the program application will be available soon. Applicants must be age 21 or over by January 1, 2018, and must complete:

  • Craft Brewing & Distilling Program Application, including payment of a non-refundable $25.00 application fee
  • Basic skill courses in writing, reading, and math to be eligible for ENGL& 101 and MATH 101

How to Apply: Culinary & Beverage Arts > Craft Brewing & Distilling > How to Apply
Degree & Special Admissions Information: Associate in Applied Science – Craft Brewing & Distilling
Program & Curriculum Questions: Valerie Sundby-Thorp
Course Transfer Questions: Sheryl Kermoade
General Application Questions: Rob Masterson

Nursing

Nursing Program applications are accepted April 2-June 1. Applicants must complete:

  • All prerequisites
  • Nursing Program Application, including payment of a non-refundable $25.00 application fee

How to Apply: Nursing Program Admissions
Program Information: Health & Wellness > Nursing
Program Curriculum & Background Questions: Laurie Choate, Rita Summers
Course Transfer Questions: Sheryl Kermoade
General Application Questions: Rob Masterson

Dental Assisting

Dental Assisting Program applications are accepted December 1–April 1. Applicants must complete:

  • Dental Assisting Application, including payment of a non-refundable $25.00 application fee
  • Basic skill courses in writing, reading, and math
  • Hepatitis B Immunization and a tuberculosis test
  • Valid First Aid/CPR Certificate

How to Apply: Dental Assisting Degree > Special Admissions
Program Information: Health & Wellness > Dental Assisting
Program Curriculum Questions: Dana Larson, Laura Moe-Genther, Evelyn Harry
Course Transfer Questions: Sheryl Kermoade
General Application Questions: Rob Masterson

Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary (EFDA)

EFDA applications are accepted January 2–June 1. Applicants must complete:

  • EFDA Application with all required documentation, including payment of a non-refundable $25.00 application fee

How to Apply: EFDA > Special Admissions
Program Information: Health & Wellness > Dental
Program Curriculum Questions: Dana Larson, Cozette Polzin
General Application Questions: Rob Masterson

Fire & Emergency Services Technology (FEST)

FEST Program applications are accepted December 1-July 3. Applicants must complete:

  • FEST Application, including payment of a non-refundable $25.00 application fee
  • High school graduation or GED and College Level in the Three Basic Skills or Complete Equivalent Courses
  • Online FEST Orientation
  • Physical agility test, drug screening, and a background check
  • Doctor’s medical examination

How to Apply: Fire and Emergency Services Technology > Special Admissions
Program Information: Government, Public & Nonprofit > Fire & Emergency Services Technology
Program Questions: Davie Kindell, Sean Farnand
Course Transfer Questions: Sheryl Kermoade
General Application Questions: Rob Masterson