Second Degree BSN Undergraduate Program Application

Second Degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Second Degree BSN Application Schedule

Semester Application Open Application Deadline
Spring Admission Only May 1 July 15


It is the responsibility of the applicant to make sure that their application is complete.

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Second Degree Application Cycle

  • All applicants will be reviewed in an individual and holistic manner. No single factor will determine a student's admission.
  • Although Academic Criteria (Cumulative GPA, Prerequisite Science GPA [grades earned in science courses, and failed/repeated courses]), is an important factor in admission consideration. Additional Non-Academic information is as important.
  • To be reviewed for admission, all application materials must be submitted and completed by the indicated application close date.
  • All students who meet the required deadline will have the same chance of being reviewed regardless of whether the application was received at the beginning or end of the review period. You must have all prerequisites completed prior to first class date.

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.

Important Reminder About Transcripts

  • Once you have submitted your application, transcripts must be mailed directly from ALL colleges or universities attended to:

    TTUHSC School of Nursing
    3601 4th Street MS 6264
    Lubbock, TX 79430-6264

  • All students admitted to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center must provide a final transcript of all previous work at other institutions directly to the office of the Registrar, no later than the last day of the first term in which they are enrolled.

    Office of the Registrar
    3601 4th Street MS 8310
    Lubbock, TX 79430-6264

  • Note: Transcripts will not be accepted with a print date over a year old from the date received.
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.

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