May 20, 2019  
Undergraduate Bulletin 2006-2008 
Undergraduate Bulletin 2006-2008 [Archived Catalog]


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Program: Transfer Program
School of Health Sciences

Neff Hall 142 ~ 260-481-6967

At IPFW, you may complete three years towards the Bachelor of Science in cytotechnology. You must be admitted to the clinical program at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis to complete the degree. The details of your prerequisite course work should be discussed with IPFW health professors or the health sciences advisor. You may also consult an advisor at the IUPUI campus to discuss the degree by calling 317-278-4752 or by e-mail at The most current program information is found at

An interview plus a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, a minimum GPA of 2.0 in required prerequisites, and a minimum GPA of 2.5 in biology courses are required for admission to the IUPUI clinical program. Biology credits earned more than seven years prior to application must be updated by taking 3 additional credit hours related to cell biology within a period of time not to exceed 12 months prior to admission. Remedial courses will not fulfill prerequisite hours. Completion of courses does not guarantee admission to the IUPUI program. Admission to the professional program is competitive; therefore, completion of prerequisite courses does not guarantee admission to the IUPUI program.

At IPFW you may complete the following courses:

Credits from at least 3 upper-level biology courses: 9–11

Students must earn a total of 25 credits in biology (see advisor)

Other required courses:

  • CHM 115L - General Chemistry Lab
  • CHM 116L - General Chemistry Lab

Electives Credits: 38–42

Total Credits: 90

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