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University of the Incarnate Word Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing Track

Our 16-month online-based accelerated nursing track for non-nurses will fast-track your nursing education.

ABSN Program in San Antonio, Texas

The University of the Incarnate Word Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions is proud to offer a hybrid BSN track, the Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN). The 16-month track is for individuals with at least a non-nursing bachelor’s degree or 60 non-nursing college credits from an accredited institution.

The ABSN program in San Antonio is a full-time, intense nursing program geared towards the self-motivated, organized and dedicated student. The rigorous ABSN includes 62 credit hours of online didactic coursework, hands-on learning labs at our learning site in San Antonio and clinical experiences in various settings with clients across the lifespan. The ABSN track prepares you to graduate practice-ready in as few as 16 months.

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Whether you’re a career changer or recent college student, our ABSN program in Texas could be your fastest path to a life-changing new career thanks to UIW’s three yearly starts.

As a student of the UIW’s ABSN track, you can expect to receive:

  • A blended curriculum combining online coursework, hands-on labs and clinical rotations.
  • A values-based education focused on treating the whole patient — mind, body and spirit.
  • The academic rigor required to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).
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Expedite Your BSN

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Faster Access

Start sooner with three start dates each year and seats available now.

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Online Coursework

Complete your nursing coursework when and where it’s convenient for you.

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Real-World Experience

Gain valuable clinical experience at top facilities around San Antonio.

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Values-Based Curriculum

Receive a holistic nursing education steeped in Christian values.

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The University of the Incarnate Word Difference

Contact us to learn more about the ABSN program in San Antonio and how the University of the Incarnate Word can launch your nursing career.