Required Prerequisite Equivalency Tables

Required Prerequisite Courses for Traditional and BSN Applicants College Equivalency Tables

Equivalency tables are meant to be a guideline for evaluating coursework you have taken (or may take) at an accredited institution. The following courses are required for students who plan to obtain the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio School of Nursing.

All courses are subject to approval by the School of Nursing when the applicant applies for admission. Additionally, applicants must receive a grade of “C” or higher in all required courses.

Course Name

Texas Common Course Number
Semester Hours
English I & II ENGL 1301 & 1302 or Texas Core Approved
6
College Algebra (or higher) MATH 1314
3
Elementary Statistical Methods MATH 1442
3
Chemistry I & II CHEM 1305 & 1307 or
CHEM 1405 & 1407
6
Anatomy & Physiology I & II with Labs BIO 2401 & 2402
8
Microbiology with Lab BIO 2420 or BIO 2421
4
Human Nutrition BIO 1322
3
U.S. History I & II HIST 1301 & 1302 or Texas Core Approved
6
U.S. & Texas Government GOVT 2305 & 2306 or Texas Core Approved
6
Introduction to Psychology PSY 2301
3
Introduction to Sociology SOC 1301
3
Growth & Development PSY 2314
3
Ethics PHIL 2306
3
Visual & Performing Arts Texas Core Approved
3