RN-BSN Curriculum

First Year

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

Second Year

Fall       Spring      
LANG ***
Language (1)
LANG *** Language (2)
HIST *** 100 or 101 (Global)
MATH 216 Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences

RST *** Elective (>200)
ENG *** Elective (>301)

*** *** Elective   NURS 253 Health Assessment

Third Year

Fall
      Spring
     
NURS 451 Introduction to Nursing Research   NURS 256 Internship  
NURS 452 Nursing Care of the Community Client
 


 
FAR *** Fine Arts Elective  


 
HIST
*** History Elective
   

 

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