RN-BSN Curriculum

First Year

Fall
PHIL 113 Introdution to Philosophy
PSYCH 211 General Psychology
ENGL 160 Writing Skills
*** *** Elective
Spring
SOC 211 Introductory Sociology
RST 112 Modern Belief
ENGL 180 World Literature
PHIL *** Philosophy Elective (>100)

Second Year

Fall
LANG *** Language (1)
HIST *** 100 or 101 (Global)
RST *** Elective (>200)
*** *** Elective
Spring
LANG *** Language (2)
MATH 216 Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences
ENG *** Elective (>301)
NURS 253 Health Assessment

Third Year

Fall
NURS 451 Introduction to Nursing Research
NURS 452 Nursing Care of the Community Client
FAR *** Fine Arts Elective
HIST *** History Elective
Spring
NURS 256 Internship

Challenge

Students may choose to challenge, by examination, the following courses:

  • Anatomy & Physiology (NLN)
  • Microbiology (NLN)
  • Nutrition (NLN)
  • Chemistry (CLEP)


Advanced Placement

Students may receive advanced placement credit (with evidence of 1000 hours of work experience in the last 3 years) for the following courses:

  • NURS 250 Concepts
  • NURS 251 Wellness
  • NURS 252 Fundamentals
  • NURS 350 Med/Surg I
  • NURS 351 Med/Surg II
  • NURS 352 Mental Health
  • NURS 450 Peds/OB
  • NURS 453 Prof Prep
  • NURS 455 Med/Surg III