Concordia Texas ABSN Prerequisites

In order to be accepted into our ABSN program, you must complete each of the prerequisites below with a “C” grade or higher. Concordia University Texas offers all prerequisite courses online.

List of ABSN Prerequisite Courses

Course Title Credits
Chemistry I with Lab 4
Microbiology with lab 4
Human Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4
Human Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab 4
Nutrition 3
Intro to Statistics 3
Lifespan Development 3
Medical Spanish for Healthcare Professionals 3

Note: Medical Spanish may be taken as a corequisite or fulfilled with a 3-credit Spanish language course completed as a prerequisite.

Concordia Distinctive Courses

Course Title Credits
New Testament 3
Old Testament 3
Life and Leadership ** 1
Leadership Theory and Practice ** 2

** These two distinctive courses may be taken as corequisite during the program. The corequisites must be completed within the first three semesters of the nursing program.

Requirements ABSN Applicants Without a Previous Degree

If you do not hold a Bachelor’s Degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution and are applying for our ABSN program with the minimum transferable credits, then you must complete The Concordia Common Experience CORE courses listed below:

Course Title Credits
Academic Research and Writing 3
Fundamentals of Communication 3
Fine Arts 3
US History 3
Government 3
Introduction to Literature 3
Introduction to Psychology 3

Please contact our admissions counselors to learn more about our accelerated nursing school prerequisites and eligibility requirements.

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