Tuberculin Clearance - Negative TB Test
Learn about how to pass the TB clearance requirement for Preliminary Credential admissions.
Preliminary Credential Admissions Requirements - Tuberculin Clearance
Verification of a negative TB test (verification of no presence or active case of TB through PPD or Mantoux test), must be valid and on file throughout the credential program.
- TB tests are valid for 4 years and can be taken at SDSU Student Health Services (for students currently enrolled at SDSU) or through any public health clinic, HMO, or private physician.
- If you receive a positive skin test, then you will need to provide proof that your TB is not active by a doctor’s note or x-ray results.
- You will need to upload proof of negative TB test to your Program application.