The courses in this section are working towards the requirements for a baccalaureate degree at Wayland Baptist University
Applicable Transfer Credit Hours
This Transfer Advising Guide provides 67 college-level hours, of which 60 will transfer and apply, as EDUC 1300 and CHEM 1405 will transfer, but will NOT be applicable towards the Wayland Baptist University baccalaureate degree in Nursing.
Note: Wayland Baptist University accepts a maximum of 72 college-hours in transfer towards a baccalaureate degree. Students must complete the specified number of advanced credits and credits in residence for their degrees.
Note: Wayland Baptist University requires that all prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better. Be advised that CHEM 1405 Introductory Chemistry I is a required prerequisite for the Alamo Colleges District, but NOT Wayland Baptist University.
Note: For the Alamo Colleges District this transfer advising guide is field of study complete but is NOT core complete and NOT degree complete.
*** denotes Milestone Course(s).
A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.
Field of Study Curriculum for Nursing
§ denotes THECB Field of Study Curriculum Course
The Nursing FOS is charged with identifying and recommending to the Coordinating Board the block of courses which may be transferred to a general academic teaching institution for the Nursing degree program into which the student transfers.
Additional information can be found at: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/reports/PDF/0911.PDF?CFID=73277687&CFTOKEN=24657618
Special Admission Requirements for Nursing at Wayland Baptist University
The BSN is a seven term, two year nursing degree program (outside of the general education core) designed for students seeking a traditional nursing degree. Students experience learning-intensive courses, along with clinical studies in conjunction with appropriate course work. The degree includes face-to-face nursing classes, clinical studies, and labs. Students should expect to be available Monday - Friday, from 8am-5pm to accommodate the nursing program schedule. Please note that the schedule varies from term to term and is not available ahead of the registration period.
This program does not require an LVN license. First, applicants must complete an application to Wayland Baptist University for general admissions for BSN studies. Second, applicants will complete the RN program application with the Academic Advisor by the necessary due date. ALL prerequisite courses must be completed before starting the nursing program.
Applications for general admission to Wayland Baptist University are accepted four times a year. Please refer to the External Campuses Academic Calendar - Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer 11-week Terms for specific dates.
Nursing applications are accepted twice a year; April 1st for the Fall program, and September 1st for the Spring program.
All students must be cleared by the Texas Board of Nursing before they can be admitted to the nursing program. (See eligibility requirements in the catalog).
All nursing students must have the following completed before they start the nursing program:
• Hepatitis B, MMR, Varicella, and TDAP (DTP). Students will also need to complete their TB skin test and flu shot on an annual basis while in the program.
• Meningococcal Vaccine. (*22 years old or younger only)
• Current health insurance.
• American Heart Association BLS CPR card.
• Drug screen and background check.
Additional Wayland Baptist University Advising Notes
- Make an appointment with the academic advisor of the major, once accepted to the Wayland Baptist University, in order to clarify department, college and university policies and procedures, to review course sequencing and to help with identifying resources for academic success. A current listing of academic advising centers can be found at https://www.wbu.edu/campuses/san-antonio/advising.htm
- Refer to the official source of information on specific courses within the Wayland Baptist University requirements for this degree plan from Wayland Baptist University Undergraduate Catalog.
- Pay close attention to course sequencing and availability at the Wayland Baptist University as it will affect the time it takes to complete the degree program.
Using this Transfer Advising Guide with Wayland Baptist University
This Transfer Advising Guide represents Wayland Baptist University degree plan and is subject to change at the university’s discretion. It is intended for advising purposes only so students know exactly which courses they can take at any of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District and have the courses count towards degree requirements when they transfer to Wayland Baptist University. It is highly recommended that students meet with their assigned advisor to review all graduation and transfer requirements listed in the Transfer Advising Guide.
The ultimate goal is to provide students with accurate information for transfer pathways while minimizing loss of credits in transfer. Students are encouraged to review Wayland Baptist University’s requirements frequently.
Course numbers in italics are Wayland Baptist University’s course numbers.
This Transfer Advising Guide is based upon Wayland Baptist University’s 2021-2022 Catalog and is subject to change.
The Alamo Colleges District Advising
Students are encouraged to consult with an academic advisor about courses and other educational concerns if they plan to pursue a two-year degree program, transfer to another college or university, or simply take a few selected courses. In addition to course and degree requirements, policies and procedures are subject to change; stay informed by meeting with an academic advisor regularly.
Many students who plan to transfer to a university are advised to fulfill the lower-division requirements for the university. With appropriate planning, your Alamo Colleges District team can help make the transfer experience a seamless process. It is the responsibility of all students to ensure that they take courses at the Alamo Colleges District that will be accepted by the senior institutions they wish to attend.
For more information contact your Alamo Colleges District team.
Released on October 20, 2021