Amarillo College delivers Associate Degree and Certificate programs that enrich lives, inspire success, and provide an outstanding academic foundation.
AC students have success whether they are looking to immediately enter the workforce or proceed to a university.
Everything you need to achieve success is within easy reach at Amarillo College, including a team of enthusiastic faculty and staff who are fully committed to helping you realize your dreams.
Nothing takes precedence at AC over your success.
Your success is our sole purpose. Take advantage of scholarships, join an organization, or look for study abroad opportunities that few other community colleges offer.
Be your best self at Amarillo College.
Amarillo College is the most-affordable choice for quality higher education in the Panhandle and offers many ways to support your financial investment.
From corporate training opportunities to personal enrichment classes geared to every age group, the Continuing Education Division is a community resource true to its purpose.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF OTHERS
The Pre-Nursing program at Amarillo College is committed to student success. Graduates exit the program with a comprehensive understanding of the full array of healthcare services they are expected to provide; they enter the workforce confident and competent.
The Pre-Nursing curriculum at Amarillo College ideally prepares graduates for successful transfer to a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) program at a four-year university. Successful Pre-Nursing majors at AC, while not having practiced in the clinical setting, will have completed all of the general education courses required to enter accredited BSN programs in Texas. Additionally, some graduates of the Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN) program at Amarillo College do graduate from AC with dual degrees, including one in Pre-Nursing.
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Pick the pace that works best for you. Transfer in as little as four semesters.
Pre - Nursing - AS
1ST Semester – 14 hrs
EDUC 1100 FYS Learning Frameworks
ENGL 1301 Freshman Comp. I
SPCH from approved list
BIOL 2401- Anatomy & Physiology I
HIST 1301 – US History I
2nd Semester – 16 hrs.
ENGL 1302 Freshman comp I or technical writing
HECO 1322- Nutrition and Diet Therapy
BIOL 2402- Anatomy & Physiology II
MATH 1314 College Algebra
3rd Semester – 15 hrs
GOVT 2305 U.S. Government
MATH 1342- Statistics
SOCI 1301- Introduction to Sociology
PSYC 2301- General Psychology
4th Semester – 15 hrs.
GOVT 2306 Texas Government
HIST 1302 U.S. Hist. II
PSYC 2314- Lifespan Growth & Development
Language Philosophy & Culture from approved list