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Admissions Requirements

Prerequisite Coursework

General Education Core Curriculum

See http://www.admissions.txstate.edu/future/transfer/curriculum for details.

Prerequisites (42 hours) Texas Core Component #
Prerequisites (42 hours)
English 1310
Texas Core Component #
010
Prerequisites (42 hours)
English 1320
Texas Core Component #
010
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*Math 1315
Texas Core Component #
020
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*Biology 1330
Texas Core Component #
030
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*Chemistry 1341
Texas Core Component #
030
Prerequisites (42 hours)
Philosophy 1305 or 1320
Texas Core Component #
040
Prerequisites (42 hours)
Art, Dance, Music or Theatre Arts 2313
Texas Core Component #
050
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*History 1310
Texas Core Component #
060
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*History 1320
Texas Core Component #
060
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*Political Science 2310
Texas Core Component #
070
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*Political Science 2320
Texas Core Component #
070
Prerequisites (42 hours)
*Psychology 1300
Texas Core Component #
080
Prerequisites (42 hours)
English 2310, 2320, 2330, 2340, 2359 or 2360
Texas Core Component #
090
Prerequisites (42 hours)
Communications 1310
Texas Core Component #
090
Prerequisites (42 hours)
¹US 1100 – University Seminar (see below)
Texas Core Component #
 

Additional BSN Prerequisites

Course Number Course Name
Course Number
*BIO 2451
Course Name
Human Anatomy & Physiology I
Course Number
*BIO 2452
Course Name
Human Anatomy & Physiology II
Course Number
*BIO 2440
Course Name
Principles of Microbiology
Course Number
*NUTR 2360
Course Name
Nutrition Science
Course Number
*FCD 1351 or PSY 3300
Course Name
Lifespan Development
  • ¹US 1100 is waived for students that transfer 16 or more credits (completed after high school) upon initial admission into Texas State. If waived, student will need at least 1 hour of elective credit to total 120 hours to graduate.
  • Must have at least a C grade assigned in Nutrition 2360 and all natural science courses.
  • BIO 2400 is accepted as a substitute for BIO 2440.
  • A four credit hour Anatomy and a four credit hour Physiology course (including labs) may be used to substitute for BIO 2451 and 2452. Students may not combine an Anatomy or Physiology course with either BIO 2451 or BIO 2452 to meet this requirement.
  • Math 1315, College Algebra, is preferred. Math 1319, 1329, 2417, and 2471 are also accepted for Math requirement.
  • *Courses marked with an asterisk are the only prerequisite courses required for applicants with a previous bachelor’s degree.