What A-levels do you need to become a nurse?
Got your sights set on becoming a nurse or a midwife? If you're thinking of studying nursing at university, make sure your A-level line-up will tick all the right boxes…
The following requirements also apply to degrees in midwifery.
Essential A-levels (or equivalent)
- Some courses ask for biology or another science.
Useful A-levels (or equivalent)
Other typical A-levels taken by current nursing students
- General studies.
- Health and social care.
- Religious studies.
Similar subject areas...
- Occupational therapy.
- Dental therapy.