Admission Requirements

Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and should be academically, physically, and emotionally capable of meeting the essential tasks of the chosen program.

A high school diploma or its equivalent recognized by the U.S. Dept of Education may be required for some programs.

Students enrolling in a Post Secondary Adult Vocational (PSAV ) program with 450 hours or more, are required to take a basic skills exam unless an exemption is met. 

Practical Nursing program applicants are required to take a Health Education Systems Incorporated (HESI) exam.

Each Career Program has its own admission requirements. For example, the Practical Nurse Program which requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and a score of 70 or higher on the HESI assessment.

Our mission includes serving all community members, therefore, all students are considered for admissions.

All career programs are clock-hour, TCTC does not award credits.

Career Programs Admission Steps:

  • Apply for financial, if applicable
  • Complete Enrollment application
  • Register, pay tuition and fees
  • Basic Skills test (if applicable)
  • Purchase books & supplies
  • Complete student orientation

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