Calling all Southwest Tennessee Community College 2012 Fall Hopefuls - page 5

The deadline to apply is February 1, 2012. How many are applying? I thought I would start a thread so we can all wait together, and get to know each other. I finished my special application today... Read More

  1. by   Dawn2012
    Super excited now! I haven't received a rejection letter so I am taking that as a positive sign.
    Last edit by Dawn2012 on Mar 29, '12 : Reason: correction
  2. by   annae2012
    Last Tuesday as in March 20th?
  3. by   annae2012
    From what I've read they usually call on a Friday so maybe we will get lucky and get calls tomorrow!!!
  4. by   aaanders2020
    I got accepted to baptist today!!!!
  5. by   Dawn2012
    Congratulations and best of luck to you aaanders2020!
  6. by   soon2bnurseV
    Congrats aaanders2020 on being accepted. I am interested in applying also if you dont mind me asking what was your GPA and is the TEAS test a requirement. Any info you can give would be greatly appreciated.
  7. by   aaanders2020
    My gpa was 3.43... I did not have to take any kind of test... They changed that this semester along with the fact u will not need letter of recommendations...I am a transfer student ( i have more that 30 credit hrs) and will start my clinicals in spring 2014. Therefore I will have my bachelors in 3 and a half years... Anything u want to know just ask!!!
  8. by   SheriWood
    Congrats aaanders2020
  9. by   soon2bnurseV
    Thanks for sharing aaanders2020. I assume the requirements have changed: if you are applying as a second degree major with a Bachelors already, you do not have to submit ACT scores, however your last 60 hours of college course work must be a 3.0 GPA, submit two references, and a personal statement on the topics within the application. Plus the website states that they give consideration to those who have completed pre-reqs A & P I and II with labs.

    I am a second degree major with a BS, I have taken and passed both A & P I and II with Labs. My GPA might be higher but I know its a 3.0 but since they ony using the last 60 hours I am not really sure. Do you think I have a chance at getting accepted?
  10. by   soon2bnurseV
    aaanders2020 Im sorry I got the requirements info mixed up. That is the requirements for Union University. What are the requirements for Baptist School of Nursing program. Do you know when the deadline is to submit applications. Thanks !!!
  11. by   ambersumner4
    I got accepted to Baptist for this fall. My gpa is a 3.75. I'm transferring from Southwest. The deadline for Baptist is May 1.
  12. by   aaanders2020
    Acceptance is solely based on your gpa... Finally a college has realized that to tell if a person will make a good student is to look and see if they performed well in the past... No extra gimmicks!!!
  13. by   ambersumner4
    Yeah. I think if you're a transfer student you don't even have to send in your high school transcript or act score. I sent mine in just in case but I don't think it is required. You don't even have to send in recommendation letters to Baptist anymore.

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