coronavirus


Anatomy and Physiology I Assessment Testing Suspended for Summer and Fall 2020 Registration Only



Due to COVID-19, and in response to ACC campuses limiting access to essential personnel only, the A&P I Assessment Test has been suspended for the remainder of this testing period and the Fall testing period. Students will not need permission to register for BIOL 2401 for Summer ’20 and Fall ’20 registration periods ONLY.

TEAS Requirement Waived For Spring 2021 Vocational Nursing Applications Due to COVID-19



Due to testing center closures, the TEAS test application requirement will be waived for the Spring 2021 Vocational Nursing application cycle. This is a temporary exception for Spring 2021 admission only and is due to the uncertainty of testing center normal operations due to COVID-19. The Vocational Nursing program will use the following for the Spring 2021 ranking process:

The Spring 2020 applicant selection process has changed



If a “P” grade is chosen for a Spring 2020 prerequisite course, the “P” grade will not be calculated in determining the GPA for ranking purposes and could impact your total ranking. For questions regarding choosing a “P” versus a performance grade (A, B, C) please contact the Department Chair Keri Brophy-Martinez at kbrophym@austincc.edu.

The Applicant Ranking Worksheet has been updated



The Applicant Ranking Worksheet has been updated and reposted for the 2020 Application Selection Process. Please note that the number of hours of Direct Patient Care Experience has been reduced from 80 hours to any hours. Applicants must upload a completed DPCE form into CastleBranch.

The following adjustments to the 2020 Application Process have been made



The Sonography Programs Application Period has been extended to Friday, June 26, 2020 at midnight. If a “P” grade is chosen for a Spring 2020 Prerequisite course, the “P” grade will not be calculated in determining the GPA for ranking purposes and could impact your total ranking. For questions regarding choosing a “P” versus a performance grade (A, B, C) please contact the Department Chair by email (dmsprog@austincc.edu).