Graduate Certificate in Rural Community Health

Graduate Department Certificate Program

Application Deadlines

Graduate Certificate Application Dates
Semester Application Open Application Deadline
Fall September 1 August 1


It is the responsibility of the applicant to make sure that their application is complete. Please contact Heather Johnson at for an application. You will be required to complete an application, oath of residency form, personal statement and submit all transcripts (with the exception of transcripts from Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center).

Additional Information to Note

  • It is to your advantage to include as much information as possible in your application including any certifications you may have (i.e. BLS, ACLS, PALS, CCRN, etc.), information on any professional nursing organizations of you may be a member, current and previous work experience. Additional tips can be found by reviewing Tips for Successful Applications to the MSN Program.
  • Ensure that all required application documents are received by the deadline. It is the responsibility of the applicant, not that of TTUHSC, to make sure that your application is complete and submitted. We will not contact you for missing items. Only applications that are complete by the deadline will be reviewed.
  • If you do not already have your MSN degree and are interested in applying for the MSN program, you will need to follow a different application process which is outlined on the websites for the MSN Tracks.


Heather Johnson
(806) 743-3581