• Pre-Nursing Program

    Program Opportunities

    • –11th grade students interested in pursuing a career in nursing
    • –Cohort classes with a focus on medical professions
    • –Course sequence to include prerequisites needed to apply to the South Texas College Associate Degree in Nursing program
    • –ENGL 1301: Composition I
    • –BIOL 2401: Anatomy & Physiology I
    • –BIOL 2402: Anatomy & Physiology II
    • –Humanities Elective

    Program Requirements

    • –College Ready in TSI Reading and TSI Writing
    • –Reading score of 351 or higher
    • –Writing score of 363 or higher plus essay score of 4
    • –OR essay score of a 5 or higher
    • –Successful completion of ENGL 1301 with a grade of “A” or “B”
    • –Enrolled in ENGL 1301 for Spring 2017
    • –Online application

    Program Benefits

    • –Participant will be provided with free tuition, textbooks, transportation and materials
    • –Tutoring tailored to this special program
    • –School district will cover the cost of HESI exams and TSI
    • –District personnel (MSN) to oversee participants throughout full length of the program
    • –Guaranteed seat for final pre-requisite of RNSG 1209: Introduction to nursing
    • –Smaller application pool when applying to South Texas College Associate Degree in Nursing Program
    • –20 seats per school district, per year
    • –May also apply to traditional program


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    For more information contact the PSJA College Readiness Office at 354-2044.