Bachelor of Science in Nursing
In accordance with HSCEP OP 10.20, all students are required to complete and clear
a criminal background check (CBC) prior to enrollment in the Gayle Greve Hunt School
of Nursing (GGHSON). Students are responsible for their own CBC and any associated
Undergraduate students can complete and clear the CBC through the Texas Board of Nursing
(TBON). Instructions are supplied to all incoming undergraduate students at orientation.
Distance education R.N. to B.S.N. and graduate students must have a current, unencumbered
state nursing license and have cleared the CBC process through the TBON or an appropriate
out-of-state licensing authority.
In accordance with HSCEP OP 10.20, additional background checks are required after
a break in enrollment.
If an applicant believes the record contains errors and notifies the school in writing
of his/her intent to challenge the report, matriculation is placed on hold pending
the outcome of the challenge. Should the applicant fail to notify the school of his/her
intent to challenge the record, or if it is determined that the record is accurate,
the admission offer will be withdrawn.
Other information regarding CBC may be found in the student catalog.