Transfer between Health Care Programs
Students who have been dismissed for academic reasons from a health care program at Kent State University are eligible to apply for admission to another health care program at Kent State University as long as they meet the admission requirements of the program to which they are transferring to and there is available space in the program.
Students who have been dismissed from a health care program at any campus of Kent State University for other specified reasons may not enroll in another health care program offered at the University. Specified reasons include, but are not limited to: failure to pass a background check screening, falsification of information or documentation, plagiarism, unprofessional behavior, use of drugs or alcohol, breach of confidentiality, threatening or manipulative behavior, failure to maintain professional boundaries with clients, and other behavioral or ethical issues identified at the discretion of the Dean. This does not include dismissals for academic reasons.
The health care programs referred to herein include nursing, occupational therapy assistant technology, physical therapy assistant technology, radiologic technology and respiratory therapy technology, and any other health-related programs identified by the Dean.