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Selective Admissions

What is Selective Admission?

Macomb offers programs (see list below) in the Health and Human Services area that require specific criteria to gain admission, such as testing requirements or minimum Grade Point Average in select prerequisite courses. Please view the specific program application packet below for information on application requirements, ranking and deadlines.

Selective Admissions Programs/Application Packets and Selective Admission Seminar Videos:


How/when to take the ATI TEAS Exam

Selective Admission programs at Macomb have adopted the ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) ® as a component of the ranking process for each program. Information on registering for the ATI TEAS Exam can be found by clicking the link provided.

Applying for a Selective Admissions program

For information on how to apply to a Selective Admissions program, please email us at selectiveadmissions@macomb.edu. It is encouraged that Selective Admission applicants meet with an Academic Advisor or Counselor prior to submitting an application to the program. This meeting will allow for review of the application process, program prerequisites and requirements. Contact the Counseling and Academic Advising Office at 586.445.7999 for office hours.

Public Safety Selective Admissions Requirements:

For additional information on how to apply to a public safety program, please contact the department.

  • Police Academy: 586.498.4060
  • Fire Academy: 586.498.4020