About the program:
The Kilgore College School of Nursing Program has been providing quality nursing education to this community for many years. A large percentage of the nurses in practice are graduates of the KC nursing program. The program is accredited by the Texas Board of Nursing (TBON), 333 Guadalupe #3-460, Austin TX, (512) 305-7400, the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326.
Why attend Kilgore College for nursing?
- Individualized instruction: Highly educated, experienced instructors
- On-site instruction: Instructors in classroom and clinical settings
- Easy Transfer: Affiliation agreements with local universities
- Small classes: 50 students per class
- Value for $$ spent: Low tuition & fees
- 9-11 credit hours per semester
- (Lecture ratio 1:1; 1 hour credit = 1 hour class time)
- (Clinical ratio 1:4; 1 hour credit = 4 hours clinical)
Nursing/Associate Degree (RNSA):
Registered nurses (RNs) have excellent employment opportunities in our community, such as hospitals, clinics, physicians' offices, home health care and long-term-care facilities.
Nursing/Transition Program (RNSB)
Nursing Transition ADN - (LVN-to-RN and Paramedic-to-RN) If you find yourself limited in your employment opportunities because of your level of education, consider returning to school to obtain your RN. The Associate Degree Nursing Program values your previous education and experience, and gives you advanced placement. Applicants must have an unencumbered LVN license or Paramedic license and have practiced as an LVN or Paramedic for one year. A student who completes the required courses may receive an Associate of Applied Science degree. The graduate is then eligible to take the licensing examination for Registered Nurses given by the National Council of States Boards of Nursing.
For more information, contact the nursing program at (903) 983-8168, (903) 266-2036 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nursing Entrance Exam Review:
Nursing Entrance Exam Review (VNSG 1091, 18 Hours) is a focused review of concepts present in the Test of Essential Academic Skills or ATI TEAS. The ATI TEAS is the exam used for assessing a student’s preparedness for entering health science fields. Course topics include reading, English and language usage, mathematics and science.
Field of Study Transfer Information:
UT Tyler Roadmap to Success:
The Roadmap to Success was created by Kilgore College and The University of Texas at Tyler Longview University Center to provide the details necessary for you to earn an associate degree or a bachelor of science degree in nursing in an efficient and affordable way, close to home.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Continue your education from RN to BSN:
NOTE: For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas. If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.