Admissions & Enrollment

Admission Information

Enrolling at OIAH is easy! You must be at least 18 years old and be a high school graduate to enroll in any of our career orientated training programs. Bring a photo ID and your social security card to the admissions office. Each applicant will have the opportunity to meet with an admissions representative! They can direct you through the entire process – provide you with program requirements, and the curriculum.

Dont forget to apply for financial aid at:

Use OIAH code: 035833

Complete your FAFSA as early as possible to ensure your financial aid is processed in time to pay for your classes. Visit our Financial Aid page for more information.

OIAH does not currently support international students requiring F-1 Student Visa. International students who do NOT require a F-1 Student Visa are encouraged to apply.

Are you ready to find out why students and employers love OIAH? Enroll Today!

Admissions FAQs

Question: Do you take transfer credits?
Answer: Yes, OIAH accepts transfer credits in accordance with our general admissions policies. Submit an official copy of your college transcript for an evaluation by the School Director and Program Coordinator.

Question: Is there an entrance test?
Answer: Yes, all applicants are required to take an entrance test.

Question: Why do I need a background check?
Answer: The Ohio Institute of Allied Health aims to cultivate the highest level of learning environment. Most programs require a BCI&I and FBI background check to ascertain the ability of accepted applicants to eventually become licensed professionals, to strengthen the continuing trust of the public and maintain the best clinical affiliations.

Question: How do I request my official transcript?
Answer: Contact your school. You can also send your transcripts electronically through a system called parchment. Logon to to see if your school can processes transcripts online.

How to Enroll

The admissions process varies depending on the program of interest. Click the link below for specific information on the program you wish to begin.

Diploma Programs

Quick Guide

You must be at least 18 years old and a high school graduate to register. Bring a photo ID, social security card and high school diploma or equivalent* to the admissions office. Appointments are available by calling (937) 237-1010 or emailing Appointments recommended, but not required (937) 237-1010.

* OIAH will accept applicants who have a recognized equivalent of High School Diploma such as a home-schooled certificate by the state where the student resided during home school. The student must have completed homeschooling at the secondary level as defined by state law.

Registered Nurse and Practical Nurse can begin by downloading the application. You’ll also be required to take a program-specific entrance exam and interview with the admissions department. Appointments recommended, but not required (937) 237-1010.