Earn your BSN in as few as 16 months. For individuals with some college credit or a non-nursing associate’s or bachelor’s degree.


Online Nursing Prerequisite Courses

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Convenient Online Classes to Help You Prepare for Your Degree

To succeed in our Accelerated BSN program, you will need a foundational knowledge in science and mathematics. That’s why we require applicants to take specific nursing program prerequisites before they can be fully admitted to our nursing program.

We also want to help students meet prerequisite requirements in a convenient and affordable manner. That’s why we offer all of our nursing prerequisite courses online.

What Nursing Program Prerequisite Courses Can I Take?

We offer the following courses for prospective nursing students online:

  • BI152: General Microbiology with Lab – 4 credits
  • BI231: Human Anatomy and Physiology I – 4 credits
  • BI232: Human Anatomy and Physiology II – 4 credits
  • CH131: Principles of Chemistry – 4 credits
  • EC240: Statistical Analysis – 3 credits
  • PY208: Lifespan Development – 3 credits
  • NU325: Understanding Pathophysiology – 3 credits

When Are Prerequisite Courses Available?

We offer the online nursing prerequisites four times per year. Each course lasts eight weeks, and all instruction is fully online.

How Much Do Online Nursing Program Prerequisites Cost?

Tuition for the online nursing prerequisites is $290 per credit. Admitted students may be eligible for federal financial aid to meet the cost of prerequisite courses.

How Do I Get Started?

Talk to an Avila representative today to find out how you can complete your prerequisites with us and prepare to start your nursing degree journey.