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"One of the most important roles in the medical role, considered being the backbone of the industry by many, nurses are finally coming into their own and seeing a payout for their hard work and dedication. For the first time, becoming a nurse in the United States is a profession to be revered." In …

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Never been to our campus? You can catch a glimpse of it in our virtual tour: Watch a virtual tour of the campus of Texas County Technical College (TCTC) located in Houston, Missouri. The campus includes an office area, classrooms,

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Students and graduates, have you had a similar scenario happen to you? 🤢 Any special tips and tricks you use? Let us know in the comments below. ⬇️ How do you cope when your stomach starts to turn on the

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Calling all LPNs:

You could become an RN in just ONE YEAR!

Our Accelerated LPN to RN program was designed to get you in and out of school quickly and takes just one year from start to finish. (May 2020 - May 2021)

We know that many of our students are working moms, parents supporting a family, and …

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You, YES YOU! Let's make it happen.

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We strongly encourage our students to go to local career fairs when they're looking for jobs. If you're in the market for a job, check out these tips for standing out at a career fair! Sarah, a nurse job applicant at a career fair, walked down the aisle, loudly chewing gum as she pushed a stroller …

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Thinking about being a travel nurse? Check out this list of cities that top the list for best places to work! Travel nurses are privy to many exciting benefits and opportunities, one of which is an incredible flexibility of work location. If you love being a nurse and you want

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Our LPN to RN students put their Obstetrician skills to the test during this OB simulation. Students treated the patient during labor and delivery and provided postpartum

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Did you know that we have a COMPLETE partnership with the Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI) Nursing Education?

What does this mean? We have access to ALL of ATI's amazing resources! This includes a team of highly trained professionals who come to the school every semester to help our students …

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TCTC is currently accepting applications for the May 2020 Accelerated LPN to RN program.

You could become an RN in just ONE YEAR!

Our Accelerated LPN to RN program was designed to get you in and out of school quickly and takes just one year from start to finish. (May 2020 - May 2021)

We know that …

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Meet John Sawyer, 2010 TCTC LPN to RN program alumni. He now hires nurses for a local hospital and is an instructor for TCTC:

“I was one of the first few nurses in TCTC’s bridge program, and now I am teaching students going through the nursing programs at TCTC. Before joining the faculty, I was …

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Hey CNAs and CMTs, are you ready to further your career?

TCTC offers an LPN program that begins every August and only takes ONE year to graduate! We don't have any prerequisites and you can take your general education classes before or during your program. That means that by August 2020 you could …

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At the beginning of each program our instructors spend time showing students around the simulation lab. Students will spend many hours in this lab during their program, so this is a great opportunity for them to get comfortable in the lab and ask questions about the equipment and set

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Students, it's never too early to start thinking about applying for jobs. After all, your end goal is to get a great job, right??

Take a look at this Q&A about applying, interviewing, and landing that dream job. 🤓 We recently teamed up with the Children’s Mercy Hospital talent acquisition team …

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Accelerated LPN to RN students brushed up on skills during the first few weeks of their program. Here, the students are resuscitating a patient with

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ATI not only focuses on NCLEX prep, but they also assist nursing students and nurses on landing their dream job. Check out this Q&A about resumes and applying for jobs! We recently teamed up with the Saint Luke’s Health System talent acquisition team, Adidja Suleman and Bret Knappenberger, and …

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Are you in need of new job opportunities? Do you want to have better job security? Are you looking to increase your income to better provide for your family?

Becoming a nurse might be the career path your life needs! Between 2014-2024 the need for nurses is expected to grow 16%, according to the …

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It's time to go reach your dream. This is your week!

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Students and alumni, can you answer all of these questions?
Share your score in the comments below! Can You Get These 13 Basic Nursing Questions Right? Post Views: 443 Be the first to get new content, exclusive features and great discounts from the Scrubs Mag team. RECIBE EL NUEVO CONTENIDO ANTES …

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Life can get pretty stressful and the truth is, it's hard to take care of others if you're not taking care of yourself! Check out these methods of managing stress and if you have any you would add, please share them in the comments below. 😌 With the buzz of the new year beginning to fade I find …

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Congratulations to our RN Class of 2019! We had 25 students graduate our 1 year Accelerated LPN to RN program this year. The grads have been taking the NCLEX since graduation and beginning their careers as Professional Nurses! Help us congratulate these nurses in the comments below.

Back Row (left …

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Hey students, do you have questions about the NCLEX? ATI has many resources that you have been/will be using during your program that will help prepare you for this big exam. Check out this post for some basic information on the NCLEX. As a new nursing student, it is normal to be confused about the …

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Thinking about going to school to become a nurse?

Want to be an LPN as soon as August 2020?

It's possible with Texas County Technical College's LPN program! TCTC's LPN students begin classes in August and graduate the following August. The program is PACKED with valuable skills like how to take a …

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Meet Bailey Walker, 2017 TCTC LPN to RN graduate and RN at TCMH:

“I came from a farm family, just a country girl who grew up on a dairy farm. I know hard times and I’ve seen struggle; my mom’s dream was always to be a vet, but she never could do that because there were always cows to milk …

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Are you looking for an education that will have a fulfilling job waiting for you after graduation?

You should check out our LPN program! According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Licensed Practical Nurses is expected to grow 16% in the next 8 years, which is much faster than the …

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Our LPN to RN students had a fun surprise when they found out their mass casualty exercise would be performed with teddy bears! Mrs. Hudson enjoys thinking of new ways to make class interesting for students and our students appreciate the creativity. This exercise focused on teaching students how …

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We love reading these reports about more men entering the nursing field! Each of them have a different reason for why they did it: the adrenaline rush, helping someone everyday, never fearing your job will be given to a robot or somewhere overseas, and many more.

These men grew up thinking nursing …

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Did you know Texas County Technical College was selected as one of the Top 20 Practical Nursing (LPN) programs in the state of Missouri for the second year in a row, ahead of other schools in the area?

http://bit.ly/2l5sSI0 reviewed 41 schools in Missouri and examined a number of criteria to …

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Want to get some practice questions in before taking the TEAS entrance exam for our nursing programs? Here are a few: Practice makes perfect, right?! The writers of the ATI TEAS Exam are sharing 10 practice questions to help kick off your studying. PS – Scroll to the bottom for rationales and …

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Is “get a better job” or “make more income” one of your goals this year? We want to help you reach your goal, and we have the perfect way to get you there - our 1 year Practical Nursing (LPN) program!

This program starts August 26th and seats are filling up! Don’t waste any time to make …

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What does success mean to you? Have a great week!

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Students, these 6 experienced nurses are sharing advice about your future career. Do you have any questions that our alumni can answer? Post in the comments below! Let’s talk about life as a new nurse! All at the same time it is exciting, nerve-wracking, thrilling, trying, taxing and motivating. …

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Who doesn't love hacks that make your life easier?

Nurses, do you have any life hacks you've discovered over the years? Share with us in the comments below! ⬇️ As seasoned professionals, we take our jobs seriously, and our daily hacks even more seriously. Here’s our 2018 Edition of the latest …

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Our Practical Nursing students spend time in multiple specialties to prepare them for different clinical facilities and their jobs after graduation. It also helps them find an area they enjoy working in before they begin looking for jobs.

Students learned about Obstetrician (OB) in class, then …

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More NCLEX practice questions! Students and graduates, let's check your knowledge on vitamins 🤓 Think you could ace the vitamins portion of the NCLEX test? Here's a practice

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Hey TCTC graduates! Have you seen our Facebook Group for you? Follow the link below and you'll find information about current nursing and medical jobs that are open, nursing discussion, and news about your alma mater. Once you've joined, be sure to add other TCTC graduates that you know!

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Meet Dean Rogers, a 2017 TCTC LPN graduate and LPN at University of Missouri South Providence Family Medicine Clinic:

“My grandma had lung cancer and got really sick a few years back, and the way the nurse took care of her is what actually made me want to become a nurse and how I found out about …

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Thinking about becoming a nurse?

Here are a few facts about TCTC's Licensed Practical Nurse program:
-You begin the program in August and graduate 1 year later.
-Students are in class/clinicals 3-4 days a week.
-Our 2017 graduating class had an NCLEX pass rate of 96%!
-All of those graduates had a …

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Every single nurse has the ability to change lives for the better. No matter how big or small the action, nurses make an impact everyday.

http://bit.ly/2F9aY4h Throughout history, nurses have brought innovation to patient care that has profoundly changed human health. And since 1897, Johnson & …

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If you aren't sure whether a 2-year program or 4-year program is right for you, take a look at this Q&A. It sheds light on some pros and cons of ADN vs BSN! Nursing students have a range of education options today. Nursing education expert Donna Ruelens-Trinkaus, PhD, MSN, RN, explains what those …

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Stephanie Gentry, 2017 TCTC Accelerated LPN to RN graduate, was recently awarded the DAISY award at TCMH! You can read about why Stephanie was nominated and deserved this award in the article below.

Several other TCTC graduates were nominated for the DAISY award at TCMH:
Bailey Howell, 2019 …

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Crack open the history book (or take a look at this infographic) to learn about the woman that changed the future of nursing and hospitals all over the world! Aren't you glad Nightingale discovered the importance of sanitation in the healing process? Florence Nightingale is a towering figure in the …

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Did you know all of our classes are small for a reason?

Having a small number of students in each class helps A LOT when we're trying to teach our students. Since there are less students in each class than a lot of other colleges, our teachers are able to give students more one-on-one time to make …

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Something to remember this week!

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We love reading stories like these that tell the joy that nurses can bring their patients. Share this one with your friends! As I began pediatrics training toward my RN degree, I was well aware that of the three clinical instructors available, a former military nurse who I’ll call Ms. Smith

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Want to become a Registered Nurse, but don't want to work in a hospital? This graphic shows some great alternatives! Check it out! Every day you probably think about getting out of Nursing. What is life like beyond the Shadowlands? Now, granted, you may not want to be the next owner of

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Did you know we are designated as Military Friendly? The organization, Military Friendly®, bestows the designation to organizations that show a commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefits for the military community. We support our veterans and are proud to have …

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A great resource by ATI to prepare you for taking the NCLEX! Students, check out this video 😎 When it comes to the NCLEX Exam, there’s a lot to stay on top of. From studying and grasping concepts to timed test tips and exam day must-haves, it can get confusing. To help you manage all that the …

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Reminder to incoming students!

If you're planning to enroll in the 2020 LPN to RN program at TCTC, you can always take some of your gen-eds/pre-requisites early if time allows.

Want to start your program immediately? You’re in luck because you can start as early as August 26th! By applying as …

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Meet Courtney Stewart, TCTC LPN and LPN to RN alumni and RN at TCMH:

“I’ve always wanted to be a nurse, so I began my career as a Home Health Aid. I was looking online at different schools that I could get my RN at and I had just moved out, so I wanted something that was fast and wouldn’t put …

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