What will I learn?

Do you enjoy serving others when they need it most? Are you interested in caring for people in an impactful way that could help save lives? If you’re looking for a career that is both highly challenging and rewarding, then you may want to consider the nursing degree pathway at UTSA.

UTSA’s Nursing Pathway Program

UTSA provides a pathway for students who are interested in a Nursing degree through a 2+2 program with UT Heath San Antonio. Students who qualify and get accepted into this program would eventually receive a B.S. degree in Multidisciplinary Studies from UTSA and a B.S. degree in Nursing from UT Health San Antonio.

Skills and Interests for Nursing Majors

While many skills and interests translate to potential careers as a Nursing graduate, some are more commonly sought after than others. Nursing may be a good fit for you if:

• You enjoy working with others
• You like helping people
• You are a good planner
• You enjoy solving puzzles and problems
• You enjoy learning

Careers in Nursing

Top job titles for Nursing graduates include:

• Registered Nurse
• Healthcare Administrator
• Clinical Case Manager
• Nursing Manager
• Intensive Care Nurse
• Health Educator
• Clinical Analyst

Which department am I in?

University College

Study options

Full Time (120 credit hours)

Tuition fees
$25,606.00 (19,00,925) per year
Application deadline

1 November 2021

Start date

23 August 2021, 18 January 2022


University College

One UTSA Circle,



78249, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Possess equivalent of a U.S. high school diploma. Minimum 2.5 GPA (4.0 scale).

For international students

Possess equivalent of a U.S. high school diploma

Minimum 2.5 GPA (4.0 scale)

English Language Proficiency:

A TOEFL Internet-Based Test (IBT) score of 79 or greater.

A TOEFL Paper-Based Test (PBT) score of 550 or greater.

An IELTS score of 6.5 or greater.

A PTE Academic score of 58 or greater.

A Cambridge C1 Advanced minimum scale 180 grade C or higher.

Application Deadlines:

Fall: June 1

Spring: Nov 1

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.