Career Coach buttonThe Nursing Program offers a two-year program that educates individuals in the science of giving, directing and evaluating patient care. Graduates from this program are eligible to take the state licensure exam (NCLEX) that, upon successful passage, grants the credential of Registered Nurse (RN).

TCC's Associate Degree in Nursing is a two-year program that combines course work in general and nursing education courses with clinical experiences in a variety of area facilities. All clinical experiences are supervised by experienced nursing faculty.

The program is accredited through the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing and the Texas Board of Nursing. Many graduates transfer to four-year universities to complete their bachelor's degree in nursing through enrollment in RN-to-BSN programs.

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

Nursing Advising
TRHA 4008

Nursing Office
TRHN 3111A




Updated February 03, 2014


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