Nurses are a vital part of the medical community. In fact, according to the Department of Labor, they are the largest group in the healthcare workforce. This helping profession is rewarding—and in-demand.
ACU’s Bachelor of Science in nursing is rooted in Christian service and prepares you for a career in this fast-paced field. You can work in an array of settings, from the emergency room to a doctor’s office to administrative and leadership positions within healthcare organizations. You will learn in state-of-the-art classrooms and simulation labs, and learn hands-on through clinical experiences and community outreach.
Note: Freshmen may begin as pre-nursing students and, after two years of general education, apply for admission into the School of Nursing.
|Credit hours||University Requirements: 53 credit hours
+ Major Requirements: 72 credit hours
+ Electives: 3 credit hours
= Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
|School/College||School of Nursing
You’ll take courses such as:
As a nursing student at ACU, you will participate in a variety of healthcare-related experiences such as:
The baccalaureate program is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing.
The baccalaureate nursing program at Abilene Christian University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, 202-887-6791.