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Sophomore Year

VN Track
After selection to the Vocational Nursing Program, you will begin taking nursing courses in the fall and graduate the following August. Upon successful completion of the program requirements you will be recommended to the Board of Nursing to take the licensing exam to become an LVN. By following this track you can be working in the field while simultaneously pursing your BSN at UT Tyler in Palestine.

BSN Track
Congratulations! If you have completed 30 hours of dual-credit courses, you will be enrolling at the Trinity Valley Community College Palestine campus as a sophomore student. Be sure to complete all the prerequisite courses required by the UT Tyler School of Nursing. These courses must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.75 or higher prior to being considered for admission to the School of Nursing.

  • Contact the UT Tyler Palestine Campus nursing advisor at 903.727.2300 or palestine@uttyler.edu to review your class schedule and the application process for admission to the College of Nursing.
  • Contact the Financial Aid Office at 903.566.7180 or by visiting the UT Tyler financial aid website to learn what assistance is available.

Information about The University of Texas at Tyler BSN degree program offered through the Palestine campus can be found at the UT Tyler Palestine Campus website or by contacting an advisor at 903.727.2300 or sharris@uttyler.edu.

Visit the TVCC and UT Tyler websites for additional information about these and other health related educational opportunities, including the TVCC ADN program.

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