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.
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.
Trinity River Campus East
245 East Belknap Street
Fort Worth TX 76102
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Updated February 02, 2015