Will transfer credit satisfy any of the prerequisites?

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Transfer Articulation and University Requirements at UB System (TAURUS) is a database of how transfer courses will transfer to UB.  Check how your credits will transfer though TAURUS. Courses listed in TAURUS as transferring to UB as the exact same UB prerequisite course number or to UB as the Nursing Equivalent Course (NSG999TR_ _ _) will fulfill the school of nursing prerequisite.  

HOW TO USE TAURUS: instructional handout

SUBMIT SYLLABI: for courses not listed in TAURUS

Current and Newly Matriculated UB Students

Submit Syllabi to Nursing

For courses below:

  • Nursing Statistics
  • Human Growth & Development
  • UB Course
  • Graduate Course
  • Upper Division Nursing Course
    (Will only be reviewed once a student has direct admission to the nursing program)

Submit Syllabi to TAURUS

For courses below:

  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • A&P1 & A&P2
  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Applied Patho Physiology
  • Nutrition
  • Intro to Sociology
  • Intro to Psychology

Important Information

  • Anatomy and Physiology I & Anatomy and Physiology II must be completed at the same institution.
  • You must receive a grade of C or higher to fulfill our prerequisite requirement (C minus in not accepted).
  • You must receive a grade of C or higher (C minus in not accepted) in each component (lecture, lab, recitation) of a course. Averages will not be accepted.
  • You must receive a letter grade in the prerequisite course. A pass grade will not be accepted. This does not apply to exam credit.

Test Credit

Advance Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB) and CLEP Credit: Depending on the score received, you may be able to receive exact course credit or free elective credit.