The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. Bloomington offers a Big 10 learning environment on an iconic campus.

With six major hospitals housing about 2000 beds, medical students in Evansville have access to physician educators in a range of medical specialties. An expanded residency program here will provide more than 100 new graduate medical education positions over the next few years.

The Fort Wayne campus offers clinical education in both rural and urban communities through two large hospital systems serving the region. A Student Research Fellowship Program offers med students nine weeks of summer research experience.

Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana’s largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. This campus offers medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Muncie is the School’s only campus that’s located on hospital property, giving medical students a front-row four-year medical education with all the amenities that come with being located near the campus of Ball State University, a bustling college environment.

Located in a highly populated urban region just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, the Gary campus offers medical students unparalleled access to clinical care at 11 major teaching hospitals housing 2800 beds. An expanded residency program in Gary will accommodate more than 100 new graduate medical education positions.

IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. Students here gain clinical care experience at the Navari Student Outreach Clinic, and external funding for faculty research exceeds $2 million per year.

Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. This unique four-year medical school program emphasizes primary care and other specialties of need in rural communities.

Located on the campus of Purdue University, the West Lafayette campus offers a Big Ten campus atmosphere and opportunities to supplement the MD curriculum with research experience in the collaborative labs and research centers here. This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students.

Health Professions Program

Admissions Process for Histotechnology Certificate Program

The Histotechnology Certification Program has a two-step application process.

Step 1

Apply online through the IUPUI Office of Admissions. When completing the application, choose Histotechnology (Certificate) as the planned major. Even if eventually seeking an Associate degree, applicants who haven’t yet completed the IU School of Medicine Certificate in Histotechnology Program or meet other credentials should first apply to the Histotechnology (Certificate) program.

Step 2

Email the requested supplemental forms to the Histotechnology Program —in one packet—after completing the online application to IUPUI. Applicants can also mail supplemental materials to the Histotechnology Program at 635 Barnhill Drive MS A128, Indianapolis, IN 46202.

Required Forms

A complete application packet must be submitted by May 1 for fall semesters. The additional supplemental application materials for the Certification Program must be submitted together and mailed/emailed directly to the Histotechnology Program contact. Only application packets that are postmarked or received by the application deadline and include all the required items will be forwarded to the program’s admissions committee. Application packets received or postmarked after the program’s deadline are considered late.

Incomplete or late applications are only considered if all completed and on-time applications have been reviewed and positions in the program are still available. Call 317-274-1686 or email to find out if a specific program is still accepting applications following the application deadline.

Notes: Students who have not completed one of the prerequisite courses by the application deadline can be conditionally admitted to the Histotechnology Certificate Program. However, failure to submit a final college/university transcript or any other required materials to the IUPUI Office of Admissions or the Histotechnology Program by August 7 may cause a delay in the applicant’s term of entry. All documents must be received by the term deadlines.

Step 3

Receive Admission Offer.
If offered admission into the IU School of Medicine Certificate in Histotechnology Program, applicants are required to submit a completed technical standards certification form.