Baylor University BSN


Basic Information: Baylor University is located in Waco, Texas.  This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BSN or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements.

Must Dos: Students must apply to Baylor and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: The traditional BSN program requires 66 hours of prerequisite courses and 65 hours of upper-division courses.  Their website says that "students complete two years of upper-division professional coursework at the school, located on the campus of Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas."

Nursing Prerequisites:

  • Microbiology
  • Anatomy & Physiology I
  • Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Chemistry
  • English Composition I
  • English Composition II
  • English Literature
  • Federal Government
  • Bible-based Religion
  • World Religion
  • History course
  • Nutrition course
  • Statistics course
  • Intro to Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Intro to Sociology

 Students must have a prerequisite GPA of at least a 3.0.  All courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

Application Information: The application deadline is May 31st for spring admission.  The College of Nursing application can be found here.  The application information for Baylor can be found here

Admission Tests: All students must take the HESI A2 Exam. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: June 2018.