RHSHS COVID-19 Admissions Statement
Tower Health and Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation in our community. We are committed to protecting the safety of our current and prospective students, faculty, and staff. Thank you for your continued interest in our school and programs. We know that navigating the admission process to Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences is very important to you, and we want to assure you that our Admissions team is equipped to fulfill the needs of prospective students, families, and counselors during this time.
COVID Vaccination Requirement for Shadowing or Observational Experiences
Effective August 1, 2021 individuals who request a shadowing experience are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the experience. “Fully vaccinated” is defined as two weeks after a second dose of a two-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or two weeks after receiving a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine.
If you have any questions or need the latest updates on admission events or requirements, please contact the Admissions Office at Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences at 484-628-0100 or RHSHS@TowerHealth.org
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography admission class scheduled to start in January 2022 is closed. Applications are being accepted for the January 2023 class.
The Medical Imaging admission class scheduled to start in January 2020 is closed. Applications are being accepted for the January 2021 class.
There has never been a better time to prepare for a future as a healthcare professional. This is your chance to make a difference...your opportunity to master technology, expand your horizons, and become a respected member of the healthcare team.
About Applications and Admissions
Admission is competitive with specific academic standards for each Program of study. Selection of students will be based on:
- Personal composition
- Academic ability
- References [PDF]
- Interview performance
- Aptitude tests
- Writing samples
- Previous experience according to program-specific requirements
The school reserves the right to deny admission or readmission or to revoke the admission of any applicant if, in the opinion of the school, his/her admission is not in the best interest of the student or the School.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences operates without distinction to age, race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, or economic means.
Each program's admission information can be found in the Selective Admissions Policy [PDF].