TWU Spring 2013 Applicants! - page 3

Hello!:yeah: I know it's pretty early to be starting this forum, but I just wanted to put my voice out there and see if there is anyone else out there hoping to join TWU's nursing program in the... Read More

  1. Visit  kmlnielsen profile page
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    Quote from ambrekai
    Hi kmlnielsen! I wouldn't worry too much about having everything in 6 weeks before the deadline. I was worried about that too, but I talked to my advisor, and she told me that as long as everything is at the school before 9/1, then we're good.
    My advisor also told me that as long as I took the TEAS at least a week before the 9/1 cut-off date, then my score would be there in time. So I'm guessing it takes a couple of days for them to receive the score?
    Hope that helps!
    Really? Awesome! That was really stressing me out. You made my day!
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  3. Visit  telma09 profile page
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    Hi Guys,

    I am also planning to apply to TWU Spring 2013! I have already taken all my pre-reqs, and i will be taking the TEAS on the 20th of this month. I am also applying to two other schools. Best of luck to all!
  4. Visit  ambrekai profile page
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    Quote from telma09
    Hi Guys,

    I am also planning to apply to TWU Spring 2013! I have already taken all my pre-reqs, and i will be taking the TEAS on the 20th of this month. I am also applying to two other schools. Best of luck to all!
    Hi telma09! Thanks, and best of luck to you too! Let us know how the TEAS goes
  5. Visit  spinksi profile page
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    Does anyone applying here have their CNA certification and possible could help me study for my skills? I am trying to get my CNA before applying for TWU and am coming from Washington where the skills requirements are a bit different than in Texas.
  6. Visit  telma09 profile page
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    So i took the TEAS today and i got a 79... its not what i expected but i might take it again. Has anyone else taken it, and if so can you share your grade?
  7. Visit  Nela87 profile page
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    @telma09

    You can only take the TEAS once per application period. So you can't take it again. This will be my 3rd time applying to their program, both other times NO LUCK. EVeryone just heard back of who made it last week and I received nothing. So here I am again.


    Good luck to everyone.
  8. Visit  telma09 profile page
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    i didnt know that, thanks for telling me!
  9. Visit  DFWgal profile page
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    @telma09. I have a friend that got accepted for Fall 2012 with a 68. Hope it helps.
  10. Visit  blt99 profile page
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    Hey guys, just chiming in. I just got accepted for Fall 2012. As far as the teas goes, J (advisor) told me that the average that they accept is about a 74, but if you want to be competitive, get an 83 or better. I have a friend who got in with a 74. I got a 93 and you know, I didn't do anything crazy. I bought the book that's on ATI's website (I got it on Amazon), read through the short reviews and did the practice questions and one timed test (while having a few martini's). Only studied for a day and a half with a friend, we made a slumber party of it.

    In short: Take your teas test seriously, but don't take it too seriously. Get that book and just do it. It's not hard.

    GOOD LUCK! I have a few friends applying for Spring 2013, too, so I wish you all the best and I'm here for questions if you have them.
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  11. Visit  ambrekai profile page
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    Thanks so much blt99 for the words of encouragement! What were your stats when you applied, if you don't mind me asking?

    @Nela87 good luck this round of applying, I really hope it works out for you!
  12. Visit  Slopez205 profile page
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    I'm applying to the Dallas campus for Spring 2013. I'm a second degree student and I have taken most of my nursing prereqs at DCCCD. I am currently taking Microbiology and will take Chemistry and Nutrition during summer school. I want to take the TEAS V as soon as I'm done with Chemistry this summer so that it's fresh in my mind. My acceptance to TWU general undergrad college was confirmed this week and I have a telephone advisement scheduled so that I can be cleared to take pathophysiology this fall. I'm numb now from the process. I also applied to the El Centro College ADN program, but after attending the TWU info session a couple of weeks ago, I want the B.S.N.
    fingers crossed!

    I'm so grateful for this forum because no one else can really comprehend what it is we're going through.
    Last edit by Slopez205 on Apr 6, '12 : Reason: needed clarification
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  13. Visit  ambrekai profile page
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    Quote from Slopez205
    I'm applying to the Dallas campus for Spring 2013. I'm a second degree student and I have taken most of my nursing prereqs at DCCCD. I am currently taking Microbiology and will take Chemistry and Nutrition during summer school. I want to take the TEAS V as soon as I'm done with Chemistry this summer so that it's fresh in my mind. My acceptance to TWU general undergrad college was confirmed this week and I have a telephone advisement scheduled so that I can be cleared to take pathophysiology this fall. I'm numb now from the process. I also applied to the El Centro College ADN program, but after attending the TWU info session a couple of weeks ago, I want the B.S.N.
    fingers crossed!

    I'm so grateful for this forum because no one else can really comprehend what it is we're going through.
    I was at that info session a couple of weeks ago too! Cool stuff Welcome to the forum, and good luck with your chemistry and nutrition this summer!
  14. Visit  Nela87 profile page
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    @thelma

    Your score 79 is pretty close to 80. So thats good. They say to get above 80 to be competitive but I think you will be fine. What is your GPA?

    @ambrekai

    Thank you. Its hard seeing people who have TEAS scores 1 or 2 points above mine who got in and my GPA. But hopefully this time will be it. I just need to study and take that TEAS again. Good luck to you!!


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