Most programs will expect you to provide letters of reference or recommendations. Refer to specific instructions concerning letters of recommendation (number, from whom) with application information for each specialization.
All students must complete the BDTS student profile and submit a completed copy to the advising office. Students should provide a completed BDTS student profile copy to the individuals for whom they are requesting recommendations. Students seeking internships in either the MLS or NMT specializations must also complete the internship site preference list.
Acceptance into the internship programs is competitive and is based on grade point average, personal interview and letters of recommendation. The application process for each of the specializations is unique. Students are advised to carefully read about their chosen specialization.
To be accepted into a clinical specialization internship, students must submit a formal application for each program for which they seek consideration.
- Applications for the cytotechnology and histotechnology internship programs are processed in the winter semester of the sophomore year (or following completion of the biomedical diagnostic and therapeutic sciences core curriculum).
- Application for nuclear medicine internships are processed during the winter semester of the junior year
- Application for the MLS internships are processed during the summer prior to the senior year.
- Applications to the Radiologic Technology program are processed during Winter semester of sophomore year.
Students should check each clinical program's websites for exact application dates.
HistotechnologyBeaumont Health System
Medical Laboratory SciencesDMC University Laboratories
Hurley Medical Center
St. John’s Hospital
William Beaumont Hospital
Radiologic TechnologyOakland University - Please visit the Radiologic Technology program page for information and application.