Additional Items Required for Admission

Some academic programs require additional items beyond the standard application for admission. Often including proof of previous degrees, prior work experience, professional references etc. 

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1. Complete an online application to NMU.

2. Must have earned an associate of applied science degree in a technical field (or other with department approval)

1. Complete an online application to NMU.

2. Must have earned a medical laboratory technology associate degree (MLT) from a NAACLS
    accredited institution.

3. ASCP certification, current and unencumbered

4. Attestation Form completed that demonstrates one of the following requirements have been met:

Two years full-time* medical laboratory technician experience in an accredited clinical laboratory within the last four years to include:  blood banking, chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunology and urinalysis/body fluids 


A willingness to provide a full or partial clinical practicum if missing experience in any or all laboratory areas:  The clinical practicum includes up to 20 weeks total: 4 weeks in hematology, 4 weeks in clinical chemistry, 5 weeks in microbiology, 5 weeks in blood bank (with serology), and 2 weeks discretion of Supervisor with Program Director approval.

Enrollment eligibility is based on CLS Advance Placement Criteria. AP credit may be given for clinical experience in accordance with program policies.  See Policy Manual for Senior Practicum Advanced Placement:  Laboratory Medicine requirements. 

CMS CLIA certificate of registration, compliance, accreditation; OR JCI accreditation; OR Accreditation under ISO 15189.

*Full time experience is defined as a minimum of thirty-five (35) hours per week.  Individuals who have part-time experience may be permitted to utilize prorated part-time experience to meet the work experience requirements.  For example, if you are employed 20 hours per week for one year, your experience would be computed as 20 divided by 35 multiplied by 52 weeks, or the equivalent of 29.7 weeks of full-time employment. 

1. Completion of supplemental application

2. Seven years of documented construction industry experience (or equivalent)

3. Three professional referrals

4. Satisfactory completion of prior learning assessment (see supplemental application for more information)

1. Complete an online application to NMU.

2. Must have earned an associate of applied science degree in nursing from an accredited institution with a GPA of 2.5 or higher

3. Hold a registered nursing license free of restrictions or sanctions

1. Complete an online application to NMU.

For Ski Area Business Management transfer applicants only:
2. Must have earned an associate of applied science degree in ski area management from Gogebic Community College in Ironwood, MI (or other ski related technical associate degree upon approval from the College of Business)