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Petitioning Eligibility

All petitioning correspondence will be sent to your Gateway student email.

What Do I Need to be Eligible to Petition?

  • Program petition requirements are outlined below. To review your progress in meeting these requirements, login to WebAdvisor, select Student Program Petition under the Academic Profile Section. Select the program you would like to review.
     
  • Once you have met all program petition requirements (you have all green √s), you are able to submit your petition by checking the acknowledgement box at the bottom of the screen and clicking Submit.
     
  • Students will be awarded a seat in clinical/practicum courses based on completion of program petition eligibility requirements, acceptance date, and residency status.
    • The Admissions Office will let students that have been awarded a seat know if they need to update their CPR or Medic 1st Aid certifications, background information disclosure forms and/or background checks; all items are valid for two years.
       

2018-2019 Health Program Petitioning

Petition Dates

February for program/clinical courses starting in the following Fall term (February 12-23, 2018).

  • Dental Assistant
  • Health Information Technology
  • LPN to ADN Bridge
  • Nursing
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Surgical Technology

June for program/clinical courses starting in the following Spring term (June 4-15, 2018).

  • Nursing
  • LPN to ADN Bridge
 
PROGRAM PETITION WINDOW REQUIREMENTS

Dental Assistant

February 13-24, 2017 for the upcoming Fall semester

Program Acceptance

Program GPA of 2.0 or better, if applicable.

Demonstrate college-level knowledge in writing:

  • Writing COMPASS 26+, Accuplacer Next Gen 237+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Pre-Tech Writing (851-760)

Dental Health Safety (508-101) with a grade of C (2.0) or better
-OR-
Enrolled in at the time of petition; scheduled to be completed prior to the start of the petition entry semester.

Valid Health Care Provider CPR (view acceptable CPR cards for health programs).

Valid Criminal Background Check (CBC): Order Background Check ONLY

Valid Background Information Disclosure (BID): Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.

Health Information
Technology

 

February 13-24, 2017 for the upcoming Fall semester

Program Acceptance

Program GPA of 2.0 or better, if applicable.

Demonstrate college-level knowledge in reading, writing,
math:

  • Writing COMPASS 73+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to College Writing (831-103)

Completed Medical Terminology (501-101) with a grade of
C (2.0) or better

Completed General Chemistry (806-134) with a grade C (2.0) or better
-OR-
Enrolled in at the time of petition; scheduled to be completed prior to the start of the petition entry semester.

Valid Criminal Background Check (CBC): Order Background Check ONLY

Valid Background Information Disclosure (BID): Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.

Nursing/ADN

February 13-24, 2017 for the upcoming Fall semester

-OR-

June 5-16, 2017 for the upcoming Spring semester

Program Acceptance

Program GPA of 2.0 or better if applicable.

Demonstrate college-level knowledge in reading and writing:

  • Reading COMPASS 71+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to Reading & Study Skills (838-105)
  • Writing COMPASS 73+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion
    with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to College Writing (831-103)

Successfully completed with a C (2.0) or better (no
expiration on course):

  • Nursing Assistant (543-300)

If Nursing Assistant was not completed at Gateway, please submit one of the following to any Student Services Center:

  • official transcript
  • certificate of completion
  • proof of valid NA registry

Successfully completed:

  • General Anatomy & Physiology (806-177) with a B- (2.67) or better 
    -OR- 
  • Anatomy & Physiology I AND Anatomy & Physiology II (806-195 & 806-196) with a B- (2.67) or better in both 

Earned a composite score of 58.7% on the TEAS test at time
of petition.

Valid Health Care Provider CPR (view acceptable CPR cards for health programs).

Valid Criminal Background Check (CBC): Order Background Check ONLY

Valid Background Information Disclosure (BID): Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.

LPN Bridge to
Nursing/ADN

February 13-24, 2017 for the upcoming Fall semester

-OR-

June 5-16, 2017 for the upcoming Spring semester

 

 

Program Acceptance

Program GPA of 2.0 or better, if applicable.

Successfully completed with a D- (0.67) or better all of the following:

  • English Comp I (801-136)
  • Speech (801-198) or Oral/Interpersonal Comm (801-196) if accepted to the 2013/14 academic year or before.
  • Development Psychology (809-188)

Successfully completed with a B- (2.67) or better all of the following:

  • General Anatomy & Physiology (806-177) and Advanced Anatomy & Physiology (806-179) 
    -OR- 
  • Anatomy & Physiology I AND Anatomy & Physiology II (806-195 & 806-196) 

Completed with an S (Satisfactory) grade all of the following:

  • Transition: LPN to ADN (510-418)
  • Nursing Assessment Skills (510-804)

Valid Health Care Provider CPR (view acceptable CPR cards for health programs).

Valid Criminal Background Check (CBC): Order Background Check ONLY

Valid Background Information Disclosure (BID): Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.

Physical Therapist
Assistant

February 13-24, 2017 for the upcoming Fall semester

Program Acceptance

Program GPA of 2.0 or better, if applicable.

Demonstrate college-level knowledge in reading and writing:

  • Reading COMPASS 71+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to Reading & Study Skills (838-105)
  • Writing COMPASS 73+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to College Writing (831-103)

Successfully completed the following:

  • General Anatomy & Physiology (806-177) with a B (3.0) or better 
    -OR- 
  • General Anatomy & Physiology (806-177) with a C to B- (2.0 to 2.67) 
    AND 
  • Musculoskeletal Anatomy (524-108) with a C (2.0) or better 

Valid Health Care Provider CPR (view acceptable CPR cards for health programs).

Valid Criminal Background Check (CBC): Order Background Check ONLY

Valid Background Information Disclosure (BID): Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.

Surgical Technology

February 13-24, 2017 for the upcoming Fall semester

Program Acceptance

Program GPA of 2.0 + or better, if applicable.

Demonstrate college-level knowledge in reading and writing:

  • Reading COMPASS 71+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to Reading & Study Skills (838-105)
  • Writing COMPASS 73+, Accuplacer Next Gen 250+, OR successful completion with a C (2.0) or better in the following:
    • Intro to College Writing (831-103)

Successfully completed with a C (2.0) or better the following:

  • General Anatomy & Physiology (806-177)

Valid Health Care Provider CPR (view acceptable CPR cards for health programs).

Valid Criminal Background Check (CBC): Order Background Check ONLY

Valid Background Information Disclosure (BID): Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.

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