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ADN & LVN-RN Transition Application Requirements

Associate Degree Nursing

Submit the Weatherford College application via the Apply Texas website and official transcripts to the Office of Student Services. Student must meet TSI requirements.

Application Requirements:

  • Health & Human Sciences application with official transcripts from all colleges attended and passing TEAS scores.
  • Completion of all prerequisite courses: BIOL 2401, ENGL 1301, PSYC 2301, PSYC 2314.
  • GPA of 2.5 or above on prerequisite courses.
  • Science courses (BIOL 2401, BIOL 2402, and BIOL 2420) must have been taken within 5 years prior to admission. 
  • Completion of the TEAS entrance exam with a minimum score of 70% on the reading section. Additionally, the Adjusted Individual Total Score must be equal to or above the Mean-National Average Score.
  • Proof of first Hepatitis B immunization or positive titer with application.

LVN-RN Transition Program

The course of study is comprised of 48 semester credit hours and upon completion of the curriculum; students will be awarded a total of 12 credits for previous LVN courses. Work experience as an LVN and proof of licensure as a Licensed Vocational Nurse in the State of Texas is required. 

Submit the Weatherford College application via the Apply Texas website and official transcripts to the Office of Student Services. Student must meet TSI requirement.

Application Requirements:

  • Health & Human Sciences application with official transcripts from all colleges attended and passing TEAS scores.
  • Completion of all prerequisite courses: BIOL 2401, BIOL 2420, PSYC 2301, PSYC 2314.
  • GPA of 2.5 or above on prerequisite courses.
  • Science courses (BIOL 2401, BIOL 2402, and BIOL 2420) must have been taken within 5 years prior to admission. 
  • Completion of the TEAS entrance exam with a minimum score of 70% on the reading section. Additionally, the Adjusted Individual Total Score must be equal to or above the Mean-National Average Score.
  • Proof of first Hepatitis B immunization or positive titer with application.

TOEFL iBT

Before being accepted into any Allied Health/Nursing program, an applicant who's native language* is not English must submit an acceptable score on the TOEFL iBT by the end of the application period in which applicant is applying. Please review  English Proficiency Requirement.

*A native language is a language that is acquired naturally during childhood and is usually spoken at home, as opposed to a language that is learned later in life, for example, as a part of a person's formal education.

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