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Second Degree BSN Undergraduate Program

Second Degree BSN
Application Information

Although the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is part of the Texas Tech University System, legally it is a separate institution from Texas Tech University. Therefore, students applying to the TTUHSC School of Nursing must submit all documents required for admission consideration directly to the TTUHSC School of Nursing.

Application Deadlines

Applications are open May 1 – July 15

Important Reminder
    The following are required by the application close date:
  • A submitted application
  • TEAS V or most current version with 65% in all of the following areas: Reading, Math, Science and English & Language Usage. For TEAS Testing information click here
  • One page resume
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (foreign transcripts must be evaluated by a credentialing service). Mail to Elizabeth Martinez or Sonia Moore at the address listed here.
  • Completion of 3 of the 5 lab sciences
  • A minimum overall and science GPA of a 3.0
  • A TOEFL score if that applies to you. For more information, see our School Catalog regarding Test of English as a Foreign Language
  • Answer to the question, have you ever been enrolled in a prior RN School? If yes, additional information is required
  • Completion of a CNA is recommended by application close date and required by program start date

The School of Nursing application process is online. Click here for application access

Merlin Guide (Application Instructions)

Application Instructions

For application information and instructions, click here.

Financial Aid, Loans and Scholarships

Applicants interested in applying for financial aid (student loans, grants, scholarships) upon admittance to the School of Nursing must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at The School of Nursing requires a FAFSA on file to be eligible for scholarships offered by the school.

Additional information can be found at the Financial Aid Office website Teresa Diaz, Senior Financial Aid Advisor can be reached at 806-743-2300 or

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