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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Nursing - Transition to Professional Nursing, A.A.S.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Karen Timmons (ktimmons@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8372

Health Sciences Student Advisor: Renee Tomlin-Williams (ctomlin@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8350

CIP: 51.3801

Program Requirements

Core Curriculum Requirements (15 Credit Hours)

English or Speech: 3 Hours

Choose one course from the following:

Mathematics, Science, or Computer Technology: 6 Hours

Language, Philosophy and Culture: 3 Hours

Choose one course from the following:

Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3 Hours

Other Degree Requirements (9 Credit Hours)

Two courses:

Successful Completion of the Transition Sequence (12 Credit Hours)

 Credit is granted for previous course work.

Minimum Required - 60 Credit Hours


♦ Designates a prerequisite course that must be taken prior to application. The three lab hours from the required prerequisite science course apply towards the Math, Science or Computer Technology credits.

Courses within the Nursing Department are required in a specific sequence and are only offered once a year. Some course work is offered online or in a hybrid format. Please see the catalog or an advisor for a guideline on sequence and timing of course work.

Nursing has selective admissions. LVN applicants are required to take the HESI Transition Exam to be considered along with application requirements.  Paramedic applicants are required to complete Certified Nursing Assistant course and the HESI A2 Exam to be considered along with the application requirements.

For more information, please see the Nursing Department website at www.ntcc.edu/nursing.