CSON accepts applications for fall and spring classes. Applications are
only processed during the designated application period. Applicants that
are accepted for Fall start in July or September. Applicants that are
accepted for Spring start in February or April.
|To Apply for
||Prerequisites must be completed by
||July 1, 2021 - September 3, 2021
January 1, 2021 -
April 1, 2021
*The application deadline for Fall 2021 RN program has been extended until
April 2, 2021.*
We highly recommend applicants calculate their GPA prior to submitting
their application. Applicants are required to have a 2.50 GPA or higher
in the required prerequisite courses in order to apply. The most recent
grade earned is used to calculate the pre-requisite GPA regardless of
the prior grade earned. Please
click here to see an example of how to calculate your GPA.
Step 1: Online Application (The online application can be done at any time
during the application period.)
Step 1 click here for detailed instructions on how to apply
The following steps will consist of items required for your
application packet. Items turned in separately will not be accepted. Failure to mail in
ALL required items will place your application as incomplete and will not
Tips for turning in your application packet:
1. Go through your packet one last time to ensure everything on the checklist
2. Please make sure all forms are filled out completely and there are no
spaces left blank.
3. Please make sure you have the correct HESI print out that shows the
scores for ALL categories.
4. The immunization form needs to be filled out completely. Example is
shown. If you do not have your immunizations complete, you will need to
have the titer done. (Right side of form.)
5. ALL transcripts including dual credit need to be included in your packet.
(ANY and ALL colleges you have ever attended or taken classes.) DO NOT
HAVE THEM SENT TO CSON.
6. Should be placed in a manila envelope.
If you have any questions about the application process email Mrs. Herrera at
Step 2: Application Checklist
Step 2 click here to read the instructions
Step 2 click here to download the Application Checklist
Step 3: Acknowledgement Form
Step 3 click here to read the instructions
Step 3: click here to download the Acknowledgement Form
Step 4: Official High School Transcript or GED Verification
Step 4 click here on how to obtain and submit your high school transcript
or GED Verification
Step 5: All Official Unopened College/University Transcripts
Step 5 click here on how to obtain and submit your official transcripts
Step 6: Pre-entrance Examination
Step 6 click here on how to register for the HESI Exam
Step 7: Immunization Verification Form
Step 7 click here to download the Immunization Verification Form
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO APPLICANTS: Please be aware that all of our students are required to have completed
the bacterial meningitis (if 22 or under) and HEP B series before the
start of school. If you have not yet begun to receive this series, or
if you will not have it completed before classes begin, you will not be
eligible for admission.
Step 8: Copy of Driver's License or ID
Step 9: Application Fee
Step 9 click here on how to submit your payment for the application
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS
to read the instructions for the following:
Proof of Permanent Residency
Letter of Standing
Letter of Eligibility
How to submit your application packet
Submit the application packet to our office either by mail or bring it
to our office at the address listed below. Please note that it is not possible for our office to review your application
packet at the time it is submitted.
Please make sure to submit your documents in a manila envelope (click
here to view an example).
If mailing your application packet please be aware it must be received
by the deadline (postmark by the deadline will not qualify your application).
To ensure we receive it by mail we recommend you send it certified.
Covenant School of Nursing,
Attn: Admissions Office
1919 Frankford Ave.
Lubbock, Texas 79407
After the application deadline, Covenant School of Nursing will consider
all qualified applicants whose application files are complete and up to
date. Covenant School of Nursing will be conducting interviews, please
note that not all applicants will be selected for an interview. Selected
applicants are then sent an email regarding their status as accepted,
alternate, disqualified, or declined admission. Notices are sent 4 weeks
after the application deadline. We cannot give any admission status updates
over the phone or to family members. Accepted and alternate candidates
will be required to complete all of the requirements according to the
deadlines listed in their admission packet.
How to check your admission status online
here to learn How To Create Your Account for your admission status
You will be notified by email and your status will be updated on Empower.
Please make sure to check your email and spam mail regularly as well as
your status through Empower. Please make sure to type in your email correctly
when completing your online application.