NURSING NEWS FLASH: 7/7/2020

 

Texas Board of Nursing (TBON) COVID Resource:

TBON COVID Information.asp

Education COVID.asp

Texas Government Code securing Clinical Practice Experiences during COVID.pdf

New Department of Education rules regarding Professional Licensure Programs are in effect July 1, 2020

CTC COVID Resource:

CTC COVID Return to Campus

CTC News

 

Once you have completed the Prerequisites or are enrolled in the last prerequisite for the program you are applying for please start the application process:

Nursing Check List: Nursing/NursingChecklist.pdf 

***For Fall 2021 Applicants:  2021 Fall Deadlines***

Contact Information:

            Applications valid for 1 years

After 1 year you will need to reapply

            Questions? Email: donah@ctcd.edu

Monday - Thursday from 7:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m. and Friday 7:45-11:15 am

(Campus is closed on Friday during the Summer); You must call to make an appt with the VN or ADN clerical staff to drop off any documents.  Bldg. 155 : Maps-Directions/

Telephone numbers:

ADN (RN): 254-526-1265; VN: 254-526-1890; EMT: 254-526-1266; administrative assistant: 254-526-1150/ or toll-free 800-792-3348, extension 1890, 1266, 1265 or 1150; Fax: 254-526-1765

 

**For 2021 Spring Applicants: (Virtual Pre-Admission Session will be held Mid July)**

         The Department of Health Sciences Nursing Program Admission and Standards committee met and for Spring 2021 only applicants, the HESI A2 will be waived and not be part of ranking.

            Please check deadlines: SPRING 2021 Deadlines 

            Nursing Check List: Nursing/NursingChecklist.pdf 

Testing Procedures for LRC: Instructional Testing Procedures LRC 2020.pdf 

 

 

***For Fall 2020 Students *** 

Here is information for Prospective Students:      

            https://www.bon.texas.gov/students_new_accept_student.asp 

Due to COVID 19 & TBON applications going digital all replies from TBON will take more than the 10 Business Days.  You may not hear from TBON till Mid July.  Thank you for your patience. 

If you have any concerns please email: 

Director of Nursing Programs:
Dr. Susan Ramnarine-Singh, susan.ramnarine-singh@ctcd.edu

 

Resources:

Academic Advising

Academic Support

Bookstore

CTC News

Return to Campus Information

Testing Services

TSI

Texas Board of Nursing Frequently Asked Questions

Review below the requirements for each program:

Department of Nursing and Allied Health Course Descriptions:  HPRS | RNSG | VNSG

Associate Degree Nurse - ADN
(RN)
Nursing Option for
Articulating Student
(LVN/Paramedic to RN)
Vocational Nurse
(VN)
ADN Degree (AAS)
Nursing-Prospective ADN Student (CC)
ADN/VN Student Handbook
 
Nursing Option for Articulating Student (AAS)

ADN/VN Student Handbook

Nursing-Prospective Articulating Student (CC)
Articulating Work Verification Form
 
Vocational Nurse (CC)
ADN/VN Student Handbook
68W Army Medic to LVN/LPN Program Opportunity
 68W Degree Plan Example.pdf
Evening/Weekend VN Program Opportunity
VN Evening/Weekend Degree Plan.pdf
Click the box below for the ADN Informational Packet

ADN Information Packet

Click the box below for the Articulation Informational Packet

Articulation Information Packet

Click the box below for the VN Informational Packet

VN Information Packet

ADN HESI A2 Information Sheet
ADN HESI A2 Information Sheet
VN HESI A2 Information Sheet
     

The Nursing Associate Degree program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN). 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850; Atlanta, GA 30326; Phone: 404-975-5000, Fax: 404-975-5020, www.acenursing.org/

 

Past 5 Year ADN Pass Rate

 

 

 

 

 

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

95.95%

95.52%

89.13%

92.77%

90.00%

 

Past 5 Year VN Pass Rate

   

 

 

 

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

83.72%

83.33%

100%

93.75%

92.85%

Careers, Potential Earnings & Market Growth Rates:

Registered nurse

Potential Earnings: $66,200 annually

Market Growth Rate: 20 % faster than all other occupations

Licensed vocational nurse

Potential Earnings: $43,000 annually

Market Growth Rate: 20 % faster than other occupations