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
The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) 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 who have at least a non-nursing bachelor’s degree or at least 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 a variety of settings with clients across the lifespan. The ABSN track prepares you to graduate practice-ready in as few as 16 months.
Whether you’re a career changer or recent college student, our ABSN program in San Antonio 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
Start sooner with three start dates each year and seats available now.
Complete your nursing coursework when and where it’s convenient for you.
Gain valuable clinical experience at top facilities around San Antonio.
Receive a holistic nursing education steeped in Christian values.
The UIW Difference
Since 1931, Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions has provided BSN students with an accredited, values-based education inspired by the healing ministry of Jesus Christ and developed a reputation for nursing excellence. In 2020, UIW BSN students achieved a 98.73% first-time NCLEX pass rate.