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How to Apply to Nursing

Application Timeline

Spring 2022 Admission (Fast Track)

  • October 1–December 20, 2021: Application for Spring 2022 admission available
  • December 20, 2021, at 5 p.m.: Application deadline for Spring 2022 Fast-Track admission
    • No late applications accepted
  • January 5, 2022: Candidates for Fast-Track Option notified of their status
  • January 24, 2022: Courses begin

Fall 2022 Admission (Regular Track)

  • February 1–March 29, 2022: Application for Fall 2022 admission available
  • March 29, 2022, at 5 p.m.: Application deadline for Fall 2022 Regular Track admission
    • No late applications accepted
  • April 19, 2022 (end of business day): Candidates for Regular Track notified of their status

Follow these steps to apply to Nursing

  1. Apply to TCC.
    • Once you are accepted as a student at TCC, you will get a TCC Student ID number. You need a TCC Student ID number for your application to Nursing.
    • Admission to the Nursing Program is a separate process and is not automatically guaranteed by admission to TCC.
  2. Make sure you are eligible to apply to our program.
  3. Get current official transcripts from all colleges and schools you have attended.
  4. Take the required admissions exam—Health Education Systems, Inc. (HESI) A2 Assessment—before applying to Nursing.
  5. If English is not your first language, you must:or
    • Hold 1 of these credentials before applying to Nursing:
      • U.S. associate degree
      • U.S. healthcare license
  6. Review the 2020–2021 Nursing Information Session Presentation (PDF)Listen .
  7. Plan to attend one of the Group Advisement Information Sessions.
    • Information Session dates are posted on Nursing as soon as they are scheduled.
  8. Submit your Nursing application form and immunization form for the program you want by the deadline.



Trinity River Campus

Health Care Professions
Advising Resource Hub

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Advising by Appointment

Fall & Spring Hours
Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Summer Hours
Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Trinity River Campus East

Associate Degree Nursing Program

Visit TRHN 3211
245 East Belknap Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Call 817-515-2339



Updated September 23, 2021