Pre-Nursing Pathway

Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) Admissions Pathway

Registered Nurses observe patients to assess symptoms, reactions to treatment, and progress. They administer medications, perform therapeutic procedures, and instruct patients and their families in proper healthcare practices. Working in collaboration with physicians and other members of the healthcare team, RNs develop and implement a plan of care to help the patient achieve optimal health.



UTSA does not offer a BSN degree. Students can complete their pre-requisites toward nursing school application

Timeline for nursing school applicants. This timeline is subject to change based on students’ competitiveness and readiness to apply.

nursing school application timeline

Pre-requisite Coursework

Before applying to a Nursing program, schools will expect you to establish academic readiness through undergraduate coursework. Nursing schools have specific coursework that is required for admission.

Research the requirements of the schools where you plan to apply for course requirements will and can vary from school to school. You can consult the individual nursing school websites for information on admission requirements.

UTHSA School of Nursing Pre-Requisite List (UTSA equivalent courses)