Fast Track Option

The Fast Track Option is a program for certified paramedics or licensed vocational nurses.

If you want to apply for the Fast Track Option, you must apply during the February/March application period for summer admission.

Eligibility requirements for the Fast Track Option include:

  • Acceptance into the TCC Nursing Program.
  • Current Certification/Licensure as an LVN or paramedic.

Credit-by-Exam

The purpose of this option is to shorten the completion time of the program from 24 to 15 months through the credit-by-exam process.

Credit for the following courses can be earned through the credit-by-exam process:

  • RNSG 1413 Foundations for Nursing Practice
  • RNSG 1460 Clinical - Foundations for Nursing Practice
  • RNSG 1105 Nursing Skills

You are encouraged to take the online preparatory course before scheduling an exam.
Enrollment for this course is done through Community & Industry Education on Trinity River Campus.

If you successfully pass the exam for all 3 courses, you will have earned a total credit of 9 semester hours and will be eligible to take RNSG 2213 Mental Health Nursing and RNSG 2263 Clinical-Mental Health Nursing starting the Summer II session.

 

Contact

Nursing Program
Trinity River Campus East
245 East Belknap Street
Fort Worth TX 76102

Nursing Advising
TRHA 2015B-S
817-515-2453
nursing.advising@tccd.edu

Schedule an advising appointment
(Log in with your WebAdvisor username and password)

Nursing Office
TRHN 3211A
817-515-2339
nursing.department@tccd.edu

 

 

 

Updated February 02, 2015

 

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