You are applying for RN clinicals at the Gettysburg / Harrisburg / Lancaster Campuses for Fall 2020. 

  • You must have already taken the TEAS test and achieved a score (overall/composite/percentage) of 70 or higher.
  • If you have not taken the TEAS test stop now and apply after you have taken it. 
  • The highest score achieved as of the time of this application  will be used in calculating your points. If you are scheduled (or plan) to take the TEAS in the near future for another attempt, stop now and apply after taking it. You may apply once per application cycle.
  • If you did not take the TEAS at HACC go to the ATI website and have your score sent to HACC. This is necessary to process your application.
  • Continuing students must have and maintain a 2.5 overall GPA.
  • All students (even if you have a college degree) must have a high school transcript (must include a graduation date) on file in the admissions office. Take care of high school transcripts when you can, when schools are open.
  • You must have Biology 121 and all developmental math and English completed prior to starting NURS classes (by the end of Summer semester). Transfer students please note: Biology 121 AND 122 must both be completed at the same institution; they do not transfer individually.

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* 1. First Name

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* 2. Middle Initial/Name

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* 3. Last Name

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* 4. Maiden Name (or previously used name)

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* 5. HACC ID (begins with H___)

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* 6. HACC HAWKMAIL email address (ends in @hawkmail.hacc.edu)

Please provide your correct mailing address below.

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* 7. Street Address

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* 8. City

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* 9. State

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* 10. Zip

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* 11. Phone with area code

Please note that all TEAS scores are verified on the ATI website. If you did not take the TEAS at HACC go to the ATI website right away and have the score sent to HACC (it does not make a difference which campus/program you choose).

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* 12. What was your TEAS Composite/Percentage score? (Do not use % sign, just score please)

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* 13. Previous Education.  Do you have a degree from a regionally accredited college?  Official transcripts must be on file by the application deadline in the Records Office to receive points. All degrees and CNA, LPN, EMT, & MA licenses will be verified online and must be current.   Points are not combined (for example you will not get points for both an associate degree and being a CNA - you will get points for the associate degree)- select highest level only.

Previous Education: points awarded for the highest education achieved (points for education cannot be combined - if you are an LPN and have a bachelor's degree you will be awarded points for the bachelor's degree - 4 points, not 6 points):

Nurse Aide on Pennsylvania State Nurse Aide Registry (CNA) = 1
Current EMT license  = 1
Current credentialed medical assistant (CCMA (HNA); CMA (AAMA); RMA (AMT)) = 1
Current Paramedic license = 2
Current PA Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (unencumbered) = 2
Associate degree (completed at a regionally accredited school) = 3
Bachelor's degree (completed at a regionally accredited school) = 4
Master's or higher degree (completed at a regionally accredited school) = 5

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* 14. Enter TOTAL POINTS here (Total points = TEAS + points for previous education)

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* 15.

Which do you prefer to attend? Rank your choice selection.  (Hint:Rank your first choice "1").  Enter more choices to better your chance of being selected.

Note: Alternate (like a waiting list) – students accepted onto the alternate list, based on the priority of their selections below, will only be granted a seat IF enough selected students decline/become ineligible for their spot in that program.  It is NOT an actual clinical acceptance, but a chance for acceptance. If you are placed on an alternate list based on your selections, this is the only list you will be on.

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* 16. Do you have a valid unencumbered PA license as a Practical Nurse (LPN)?

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* 17. Have you taken any Nursing classes (with a clinical component) toward licensure as a Registered Nurse in any other program within the last 2 years (DO NOT count an LPN Program).

(If you are seeking to transfer Nursing credits to HACC, courses must be less than 2 years old and official transcripts must be on file in the Records Office.)

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* 18. Have you ever been admitted into the clinical phase (taken clinical courses) of nursing or another health career program at HACC from which you did not graduate?

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* 19. I have met with a nursing advisor to develop an education plan.

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* 20. My current HACC GPA is 2.5 or higher (current/returning HACC students). IMPORTANT:  You must maintain a 2.5 GPA prior to the start of clinicals.

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* 21. I will be eligible for (or completed) Math 103/202  prior to the start of the clinical cohort.  If not you are not ready to apply.

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* 22. I will have completed or be eligible for English 101 prior to the start of the clinical cohort.  If not, you are not ready to apply.

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* 23. My official final high school (must contain graduation date) or GED transcript is on file in the Admissions Office. 

If not, have it sent to the college Admissions Office by June 30.  Foreign education must be verified by a HACC approved credential evaluation service.  Required for ALL students (even if you have a college degree).

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* 24. I have completed (within the past 7 calendar years) or will complete Biology 121 prior to the start of the clinical cohort.  If not, you are not ready to apply. Transfer students please note:  Biology 121 AND 122 must both be completed at the same institution; they do not transfer individually.

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* 25. I have completed 2 science courses (one with a lab) in high school or college. (One of those can be BIOL 121.)  If not, you may not be ready to apply.  Documentation of this is required. Official transcripts must be on file in Records/Admissions.  (If taken at HACC we have the transcripts!)

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* 26. I understand that I must complete a physical exam, obtain immunization records, update all immunizations, complete the required background checks, child abuse clearances and drug and alcohol screening by the due date given to me (prior to the first day of the semester).  If I do not complete all these requirements as directed, I will forfeit my admission.  I understand that these requirements are at my expense and that they must be repeated yearly, while in the nursing program.

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* 27. Are you applying for Early/Guaranteed Admission (minimum TEAS score of 85 and must have already completed all developmental classes AND Biol 121).

Please read ALL of this!

Thank you for choosing HACC Nursing! Acceptance / non-acceptance emails will be sent to your HAWKMAIL email address around May 28 (usually sent around 4 pm).   Please make sure your address is correct on this application and in HACCweb!

If I am selected for (and accept) a clinical seat I grant permission to the college to change my major from Pre-Nursing 327P/N or 368P/N or 345P/N TO Nursing 3456.

I understand this application will be considered, contingent upon validation of the application information. Academic Policy #594, Academic Dishonesty, is enforceable as it relates to this application.
Please select DONE to complete your application. You will see a screen that says "Congratulations, you have successfully completed your clinical application."  Then click DONE. If you do not see the "Congratulations" page, you most likely need to go back and answer a question that requires an answer (indicated by this - "! This question requires an answer"). Click DONE when you've answered all the required questions.

If you do not see the DONE box and do not get re-routed to the HACC "Congratulations" webpage, your application may not have successfully been submitted.

You will receive a Hawkmail email when your clinical application has been processed (usually the next business day or two).

If you have any questions regarding this application or don't get a confirmation email within a day or two, please contact Vicki Gentzel, 717-780-1992, vlgentze@hacc.edu. If you have other questions, please contact your advisor.

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