Associate Degree Nursing Application Requirements


Admission to the college does NOT guarantee admission to the Associate Degree Nursing Program.

 Prerequisite Courses Are:

  • BIOL 2401 - Anatomy & Physiology I
  • ENGL 1301 - English Composition I
  • PSYC 2314 - Human Growth & Development
  • BIOL 2420 - Microbiology

Corequisites Courses Are:

  • BIOL 2402 - Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Approved Humanities class



  • Apply for Admission with South Plains College
  • Be Texas Success Initiative (TSI) compliant
  • Complete the TEAS test in Reading, English, and Math each with a minimum score of 58.7% and Science of 50.0% **This is the nursing entrance exam.  Arrangements are made through the Testing Center at (806)716-2530.  If TEAS is taken at other institutions, you will need to provide a copy of your TEAS test scores to the Nursing department with your application
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better
  • Complete all prerequisites with a "C" or better
  • Have a computer with webcam and have internet access while enrolled in the nursing program
  • Students selected for admission to the Associate Degree Nursing program will be required to have a criminal background check prior to entering the program.  ***See Criminal Background Certification Below.***