The Diploma program is offered on a full-time (fast-track option) or part-time (extended-track option) basis.
Fast-Track option: Classes meet 3 days a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 8:45AM to 5:05PM, for 6.5 to 7 months. Students are expected to allocate an additional 10-20 hours of time for homework. Students who work more than 20 hours per week may not be admitted into the fast-track program.
Extended-track option A: Classes meet 3 evenings per week, on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, from 5:45PM to 9:35PM, for 10.5 to 11 months.
Extended-track option B: Classes meet 2 afternoons/evenings per week, on Tuesdays from 1:15PM to 9:35PM, and on Thursdays from 5:45PM to 9:35PM, for 10.5 to 11 months.
Note: During the second half of the program, students must complete their clinic preparation and clinical practice. Clinic preparation consists of five four-hour sessions; clinic practice consists of twenty five four-hour shifts. Clinic prep and practice is typically on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.
Each new group is limited to 14 students. Call 618-000-0000 to start your exciting journey or attend one of our information sessions.
2018-2019 Class Schedule
New classes start on the second Thursday of each month, as shown below:
June 14, 2018 - all tracks
July 12, 2018 - all tracks
August 9, 2018 - all tracks
September 13, 2018 - all tracks
October 11, 12018 - all tracks
November 11, 2018 - all tracks
December 13, 2018 - all tracks
January 10, 2019 - all tracks
February 14, 2019 - all tracks
March 14, 2019 - all tracks
April 11, 2019 - all tracks