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2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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

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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. A GPA of 2.75 or higher is required along with successful completion of the ATI TEAS exam after prerequisite course completion for LVN and Paramedic applicants.  Paramedic applicants are also required to successfully complete a Certified Nursing Assistant Program and hold current CNA Certification to be considered along with the application requirements.  Applications must be received by designated date in fall/winter application process for the summer start date. For more information, please see the Nursing Department website at www.ntcc.edu/nursing.


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