School of Health Sciences

Health Sciences Center

The Science of Healing.  The Art of Compassion.

The School of Health Sciences at Salt Lake Community College is committed to providing quality education in nursing and allied health fields, ensuring each graduate is ready to enter the healthcare profession. Experienced and clinically prepared faculty, along with hands-on experience in a variety of clinical settings, allow students to become skilled in the science of healing and the art of compassion and ready to serve their community.

The School of Health Sciences offers dental hygiene, health information technology, medical assistant, mortuary science, nursing, occupational therapy assistant, physical therapist assistant, radiologic technology, and surgical technology.  All of these programs are located on the Jordan Campus with the majority being housed in the Health Sciences Center.  The dental hygiene and surgical technology programs are housed in the High Technology Center (HTC) and Jordan Applied Technology Center (JATC), respectively.

                         - Important Information Update - 

Admission applications for health sciences programs at Salt Lake Community College are available on the Health Sciences Admissions webpage.  All applicants will need to fill out an application form and pay a $25.00 application fee in order to be considered for acceptance.  

With the selective or rolling admissions process, the Health Sciences programs no longer uses a wait list system for new applications.  

The Health Sciences Assessment Center at the Jordan campus has opened.  This center serves SLCC health sciences candidates to complete mandatory pre-admission testing.  Tests must be scheduled at least one week in advance, and applicants will be able to schedule a test online.

The pre-admission test fee for all applicants is $85.00, with an additional fee for Dental Hygiene applicants.

Please visit the Health Sciences Admissions webpage at for details about required pre-admission testing for each program, as well as how to schedule a test.


School of Health Sciences
Health Sciences Center, Room 065
Jordan Campus
3491 W. Wights Fort Road
West Jordan, UT  84088

Phone:  801-957-6320