Baccalaureate Degree Course Requirements

General program

 
Lower Division Pre-Nursing Requirements

Course Semester Hours
English Composition  (6) 
Intro to Philosophy or Logic  (3) 
Anatomy & Physiology with Lab*  (8) 
Chemistry with Lab  (4) 
Nutrition  (3) 
Microbiology with Lab  (4) 
General Psychology  (3) 
Intro to Sociology  (3) 
Lifespan Growth & Development  (3) 
Political Science  (3) 
Intro to Statistics  (3) 
Communications/Humanities Electives**  (6) General Electives**  (7) 

Total Semester Hours: 56



* All A&P hours must be taken at same institution

** An additional thirteen (13) semester hours of electives must be completed. Six (6) of these hours must be from the Communications/ Humanities area of study. Seven (7) semester hours may be from any area of study.
Upper Division Nursing Requirements


Course Semester Hours
Health Assessment  (4) 
Nursing Informatics  (3) 
Medical Surgical Nursing I  (6) Pathophysiology/Pharmacology I  (2)
Diverse Populations I  (5)
Nursing Inquiry  (3)
Medical Surgical Nursing II  (6) Pathophysiology/Pharmacology II  (2)
Diverse Populations II  (5)
Ethical Issues in Nursing  (3)
Medical Surgical Nursing III  (7) Pathophysiology/Pharmacology III  (2)
Community Health Nursing  (6)
Transition to Practice  (1)
Professional Practice Immersion  (8)
Upper Division Non-Nursing Elective  (3) 

Total Semester Hours 66
 

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