Frequently Asked Questions: Apply to TJC
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Apply to TJC FAQs
Q: How do I request my transcript from my other Colleges and Universities to be evaluated?
Q: When/where can I get my TJC ID card, lanyard, and parking permit?
Q: Do I need to take a placement exam (ACT, SAT, etc.) to be accepted into TJC?
Q: How do I know if my application was successfully submitted?
Q: Where do I fax vaccination records?
Q: Can students who have never been to college before get cleared to register online without having to come to the campus?
Q: What are your admissions requirements?
Q: What prerequisites do I need to get into the nursing program?
Q: How do I request a campus tour?
Q: What classes can I take for Dual Credit?
Q: How do I pay for my dual credit/early admissions classes?
Q: I want to enroll in more than 2 Dual Credit classes. Is this possible?
Q: I am a Homeschool student. Do I need a dual credit/early admission permission form?
Q: How is dual credit different from AP credit?
Q: Can I receive Financial Aid to help pay for my classes if I am still in high school?
Q: Where is the Dual Credit Office located?
Q: If I am taking dual credit or early admissions classes, do I need to attend Orientation?
No, orientation is meant only for students that have graduated high school and are attending TJC as a full time student.
Q: Do dual-credit courses transfer to other institutions?
Q: If I'm currently taking dual credit classes and I am not attending TJC after graduation, do I still need to submit an official high school transcript after my high school graduation?
Q: I am currently attending another college and will transfer to TJC, what do I need to do regarding my financial aid?
Q: What services do you offer students with disabilities?
Q: What constitutes a disability?
Q: What should I do if I have a disability and want to receive accommodations?
Q: What placement test should I take?
Q: What is TJC's Admissions policy?
Q: Is there an entrance test that has to be taken before admission?
Q: I'm looking for a certain degree. Is there a list of degrees on the website?
Q: What address can I send my SAT scores to?
Q: When is the application deadline for my specific selective admission program (e.g. Nursing)?
Q: Where can I find out how many students are accepted into each special admissions program? (DMS, Nursing, etc.)
Q: Where can I send my official transcripts?
Q: After I have applied to TJC, how will I know if I've been accepted?
Q: I'm looking to complete an online high school diploma from an accredited college. Does TJC accept this type of diploma?
Q: I'm a teacher and am interested in bringing my students to your campus for a tour. What information do I need?
Q: When do I need to send in my official transcripts?
Q: I have an official shot record from my doctor. Does the doctor still have to fill out the bottom of the form that TJC has provided?
Q: If I am a transfer student, how many hours/credits have to actually be taken at Tyler Junior College in order to receive a degree from there?
Q: How do I know if I am an in-district student or an out-of-district student?
Q: If I have previously attended another college, do I have to submit a transcript from that school to take classes at TJC?
Q: If I went to TJC a long time ago, how can I get my unofficial transcript?
Q: My child has been homeschooled their entire life. What type of transcripts should I turn in?
Q: If I want to take an online class, do I need to turn in my vaccination form?
Q: I used to attend TJC 3 years ago. How I could go about taking classes again?
Q: How long does it take to send notification letters to students that have been accepted to TJC?
Q: How many students are accepted per application period?
Q: If I'm a transfer student and my old school will not release my transcript, can I still attend TJC?
Q: How much is the application fee?
Q: I am an international student wishing to apply to TJC, but I can't apply online as I do not have a US address or a National security number. Where do I get the appropriate forms? Do I mail them online or by post?
Q: How can I verify that TJC has received my application?
Q: How long does it usually take to send a transcript after you fax a request form?
Q: How do I know if my application went through? Should I have received an email?
Q: How can I send an official transcript to another college?
Q: As a transient student I see that I am required to fill out a transcript evaluation form. On the form it states that an A number is required, however I do not have one and I do not know what that is. Is that a number that will be given to me once my application has been received?
Q: To login to Apache Access it says I need an "A number". I don't know what that is. How do I figure out my "A number" and my password?
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