Nursing (BSN) Prerequisites

Nursing Prerequisites

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This set of courses requires a 3.00 minimum GPA for BSN admission consideration.

*MATH 1315¹- College Algebra

HIST 1310² - US History I

HIST 1320²- US History II

POSI 2310³ - Principals of American Government

POSI 2320³ - Functions of American Government

PSY 1300 - Intro to Psychology

*HDFS 1351 or PSY 3300 - Lifespan Development

*NUTR 2360 - Nutrition Science

 

Science Prerequisites

This set of courses requires a 3.00 minimum GPA for BSN admission consideration.

*BIO 24514- Human Anatomy & Physiology I

*BIO 24524 - Human Anatomy & Physiology II

*BIO 24405 - Principles of Microbiology

*BIO 13306 - Functional Biology

*CHEM 13416 - General Chemistry I

¹We will also accept: MATH 1319, MATH 1329, MATH 2417 or MATH 2471. AP/1B credit is acceptable.

²We will also accept any 060 core curriculum equivalent. AP/IB credit is acceptable.

³We will also accept any 070 core curriculum equivalent. AP/IB credit is acceptable

4These courses must be current and completed within the last 5 years.

5We will also accept BIO 2400.

6These courses do not require labs.  We will also accept AP credit or “CR” in one, but not both courses.

*These courses require a minimum grade of ‘C’.

Note:

  • These prerequisites are used to determine BSN application GPA’s.
  • At least 3 of the 5 science prerequisites MUST be completed (and transcripts uploaded or received by TXSTATE) at the time of application submission/processing.  A maximum of 2 science prerequisite courses can remain to be completed during Spring and/or Summer prior to Fall admission. Applicants who do not meet this requirement will automatically be defaulted to a provisional applicant which will be rescreened at the end of the spring semester.