Transition Student

Transition students are students who are currently enrolled in undergraduate programs in other University of Cincinnati colleges (including UC Blue Ash and UC Clermont), but want to change their program (transition) to the College of Allied Health Sciences (CAHS).

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Step 1: Attend an Information Session 

It is highly recommended that interested students attend an information session to learn more information about CAHS programs.
 

Step 2: Do you meet the transition requirements? 

College of Allied Health Sciences Transition Admission Requirements*

Program

minimum GPA requirement

Other requirements

Advanced Medical Imaging and Technology

2.8 cumulative (UC GPA + transfer GPA)

none

Communication Sciences and Disorders

3.0 cumulative (UC GPA + transfer GPA)

1 year of Natural Science plus one semester of MATH1021 (or higher) or STAT1031 with no grade below a B

Nutrition & Dietetics

3.0 cumulative (UC GPA + transfer GPA)

CHEM1030 and CHEM1030L OR CHEM 1030/1031 (without labs) completed

Health Sciences (Exercise and Movement, Physiologic Science, Nutrition Sciences, and Behavior and Occupation Studies)

 

3.0 cumulative (UC GPA + transfer GPA)

-1 year of a science sequence completed (Bio, Chem, Physics or Anatomy) w/no grade below C-**

Medical Laboratory Sciences

 

3.0 cumulative (UC GPA + transfer GPA)

none

Social Work

 

2.75 cumulative (UC GPA + transfer GPA)

none

 *Requirements subject to change each academic year
**Science sequence must meet one of the following UC equivalencies:

  • A&P: BIOL2001C AND BIOL2002C
  • Chemistry: CHEM1040/1040L AND CHEM1041/1041L 
  • Physics: PHYS1051/1051L AND PHYS1052/1052L 
  • Biology: BIOL1081/1081L AND BIOL 1082/1082L

If you meet the above requirements and would like to change your major, complete the Change of College Form. You will be contacted via email with the admission decision once your form is processed. You must confirm your admission to be assigned to an academic advisor. Once your confirmation form is processed, you will be notified via email and be able to schedule your mandatory advising appointment.

If you do not meet the above transition requirements, please schedule an appointment with the Center for Pathways Advising and Student Success. 

Step 3: Confirmed Transition Student Mandatory Advising

 All transition students are required to meet with their assigned advisor in order to schedule classes for the following semester.

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Academic Advising

College of Allied Health Sciences

French East: 3202 Eden Avenue | Cincinnati, OH 45267

(513) 558-8556