2015-2016_ ___________________________________________________________ EASTERN IDAHO TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Eastern Idaho Technical College will only use official EITC
e-mail address for electronic communication purposes.
STANDARD ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Eastern Idaho Technical College accepts applicants who are high
school graduates or the equivalent (GED).
Applicants for any program must:
• Submit completed application for admission.
• Pay $15 non-refundable application fee.
• Submit official transcript* from last high school attended
(accredited or recognized regionally or by state organizations)
and transcripts from ALL postsecondary educational institutions.
Official GED test scores required in lieu of high school
• Advanced Placement testing scores must be listed on your
official transcripts, or grade sheets must be submitted for
consideration of acceptance for transfer or placement at EITC.
• Applicants on student visas are not eligible for admission to a
program. These individuals may be allowed to take one or two
courses as a non-degree seeking student.
• Each applicant must have earned one of the following
educational credentials from an EITC recognized state or
regional organization: a high school diploma or a General
Education Development (GED) Certificate from a U.S.
Institution. An official transcript (or equivalent documentation)
with the high school or college grade point average (GPA) and
graduation date must be received before acceptance into a credit
• Complete preliminary educational assessment.
Achievement testing constitutes part of this assessment process.
Students who have already completed at least a two year degree
or have completed related general educations courses at an EITC
regionally accredited post-secondary institution with a “C-” or
better, or those who have passed Advanced Placement testing for
English and/or math may not be required to take the preliminary
• Schedule an appointment with an admissions counselor.
(Appointment required.) To schedule an appointment, call (208)
524-3000, or toll-free 1(800) 662-0261.
The Registrar’s Office accepts only official transcripts for
the purposes of posting transfer credit/courses to the
Eastern Idaho Technical College record or verification of
degree/ diploma/certificate completion from another institution.
Official transcripts are those that are printed on security paper
and come directly via US mail from another institution’s records/
registrar office to the Admission Office. All other transcripts are
considered unofficial and will not be accepted or processed.
Once an official transcript is received by the Registrar’s
Office, the transcript will be submitted for review to the Assistant
Registrar for primary major/degree of the student. The Assistant
Registrar will determine what courses and credits are
transferable to Eastern Idaho Technical College. Additional
pre-admission procedures and requirements exist for some
programs (see program descriptions). Students are accepted to
the College and enrolled in courses on a first-applied, first-
: If you are unable to visit the campus
and complete the procedure as outlined above, you may apply
online, by mail or fax. Submit completed application for
admission and the $15 non-refundable application fee. You will
be notified of your acceptance status.
Applicants cannot be assured admission until:
1. Admission requirements are met
2. Student receives a letter of acceptance from the College
ENROLLMENT PRIOR TO HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION
If you were enrolled in Advanced
Opportunities programs in high school you may be eligible to
receive college credit for articulated courses in which you
received an A or B and passed the reuired practical skill. To
request Technical Competency credits you must use the official
Advanced Opportunity Credit Request form available on the
EITC website. The cost is $10 per credit. If you are attending
EITC, there is no charge to transcript these credits. Technical
Competency credits will be articulated as college transfer
credits. These credits must be requested within 2 years of the
completion of the eligible course. A Transition Coordinator at
the College can provide assistance with credit questions. Once
Technical Competency credits are transcripted they may not be
removed from the official transcript.
Region VI Transition Coordinator
John E. Christofferson Building #3 Office #334
Phone: (208) 535-5330
High school students 16 or older may
enroll in up to six credit hours of college work per semester at
EITC as non-matriculated (non-degree seeking) students. You
must complete the Concurrent Enrollment Form available on
the EITC website and comply with the requirements listed on
the form, including completion of an EITC application form.
A Compass or other college admissions test score must also be
submitted with the application. High School students enrolled at
EITC pay regular fees and tuition. No federal financial
assistance will be available. When the EITC course is completed
a student may request an official transcript to be sent to the high
school following the same process as other transcript requests.
RE-ADMISSION OF FORMER STUDENTS
If you return to the College after an absence of two full years,
you must apply for re-admission and pay the $15 application fee.
Check with an admissions counselor to determine if a placement
test is required to be retaken. If you applied for admission within
the past year but did not attend, simply call the admissions office
to update your application. If you do not maintain continuous
enrollment, excluding summer term, you will lose the right to
graduate under the original catalog program requirements and
must use the catalog in force at the time of the re-enrollment.
NON-MATRICULATED (NON-DEGREE SEEKING) STUDENTS
If you are not interested in pursuing an Associate of Applied
Science Degree, an Advanced Technical Certificate, Intermediate