22 months
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About

Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an upper division program leading to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) degree. Candidates for the program take their first two (i.e. freshman and sophomore) years of general education credits at any accredited college of their choice.

Overview

Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is designed to meet the learning needs of the individual who has completed a prior BS or higher degree in a field other than nursing. The Accelerated Track will require 15 months of continuous full-time intensive study. The faculty recommends that students in this track do not work while in the program. Candidates will be admitted to this track once per year in May.

There are two tracks of study in the Nursing program:

  • Accelerated Track at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Traditional Track - an upper division completion track for individuals completing their first baccalaureate degree and who are not registered nurses. Students will complete this program in 2 years of study with summers off. Candidates are admitted in both the fall and spring semester of each year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts of Professional Nursing
  • Pathophysiology
  • Health Assessment: Theoretical Foundations
  • Health Assessment: Clinical Application
  • Clinical Nursing Practice -Theoretical
  • Clinical Nursing Practice: Clinical Application

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 22 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application submitted via NursingCAS. View a video overview on completing NursingCAS application.
  • NursingCAS application service fee
  • Complete 60 semester credit hours of required prerequisite courses. Students must complete all required math and science prerequisite courses at the time of application. For a list of required courses, click here. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1104 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 552 USD per semester during 22 months.
  • National

    1104 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 552 USD per semester during 22 months.

Living costs for San Antonio

972 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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