Apply to the Nursing Program

Regular Admissions*

Nursing course progression for regular admissions includes four consecutive semesters in fall and spring semesters only. Summer attendance is not required. Classes are weekdays and clinicals are typically weekday days or evenings and possibly some weekends.

The Regular RN application for Summer/Fall 2021 deadline is February 16, 2021- Apply here.

LPN to RN Admissions*

Licensed practical nurses (LPN) seeking to complete an associate's degree and attain RN licensure must apply for the LPN to RN transition program.

The LPN to RN application for Fall 2021 deadline is February 16, 2021- Apply here.

Day Accelerated Admissions*

You may consider applying for this accelerated option if you have already completed a majority of pre-nursing courses and are able to be a full-time summer student. Nursing course progression for the accelerated option begins in May of one year and concludes in August of the following year. Summer attendance is required.

Important Information For F-1 (International) Students:

F-1 students who are not current HCC students and applying to the Nursing Program (includes Accelerated and LPN to RN) must first contact the International Admissions Specialist.

Please note that international students cannot apply online. You will need to submit a paper Application for Enrollment and a paper International Student Application. Valid I-20 and visa identification verifying your current immigration status are required. Current international students at HCC should follow general application procedures when applying to the Nursing Program.

If you plan to transfer credit from a college or university outside of the United States, you must have your official, translated transcript evaluated by an accredited evaluation service. HCC does not evaluate foreign transcripts. Please allow adequate time for the requesting, translation and evaluation of academic credentials. All transcripts and evaluations must be received by the nursing application deadline.

*Note for all applicants:

All applicants must submit ATI TEAS scores. For more information visit the Test Center's TEAS Test Information Page.

For more information on HCC Nursing, visit the Nursing Department.