Health Sciences Information Sessions

Medical Assisting, Ophthalmic Medical Personnel, Radiography, Respiratory Therapy, and Surgical Technology

  • Students who wish to apply to one of these programs must complete an information session and submit the online program application, even if a student has applied in a previous year.
  • Students may apply to more than one program.
  • Sessions last approximately 90 minutes.
  • It is not necessary to register for information sessions.
  • The sessions cover requirements and expectations of the program, job expectations, and opportunities.
  • Application Deadline – March 15, 2020

Sessions cover requirements and expectations of the program, job expectations and opportunities. Sessions held in McBryde Auditorium (Lamm Building) on the Rocky Mount campus.

Those applying to Medical Assisting, Ophthalmic Medical Personnel, Radiography, Respiratory Therapy and Surgical Technology must complete the online general health science information session (Sign in with ECC Student User ID/Password. Click Enroll me) and must attend an on campus program admission session for each program to which you plan to apply.

Information Session Dates

Day Date Time
September 11 Wednesday 5–6:30 pm
October 22 Tuesday 4–5:30 pm
November 20 Wednesday 5–6 pm
December 12 Thursday 4–5:30 pm
January 29 Wednesday 5–6:30 pm
February 25 Tuesday 4–5:30 pm

Due to the importance of information, late entry is not permitted once the session begins.

TEAS Testing is $77. Register to take the TEAS at Edgecombe Community College. Students must wait 28 days between testing sessions and may only test twice in a fiscal year (July 1–June 30). ATI TEAS (Edition 6) scores are valid for five years. If ATI TEAS is not taken at Edgecombe Community College, results must be delivered to ECC through official means by the agency that administered the test. Contact atitesting.com or (800) 667-7531.

Contact Student Services

Rocky Mount Campus: (252) 618-6713
Tarboro Campus: (252) 618-6533