RN-BSN Curriculum

First Year

Fall
PHIL 113 Introdution to Philosophy
PSYC 211 General Psychology
ENGL 160 Writing Skills
RST 112 Modern Belief
UNIV 100 Living Responsible in an Independent World (except if transferred in)
Spring
SOC 112 Introductory Sociology
HIST *** History 100 or 101
ENGL 180 World Literature
PHIL *** Philosophy Elective (>100)

Second Year

Fall
**LANG *** Language (1)
**RST *** Religious Elective (any >200)
RST *** Religious Elective (>200)
FAR *** Fine Arts Elective
HIST *** Global History
Spring
**LANG *** Language (2)
MATH 155 Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences
ENGL *** English (any >300)
NURS 253 Health Assessment
NURS 253L Health Assessment Lab

Third Year

Fall
NURS 451 Introduction to Nursing Research
NURS 452 Nursing Care of the Community Client
NURS 452C Nursing Care of the Community Client Clinical
Spring
NURS 456 Internship
DEAN 052 CHHS Undergraduate Degree Candidacy (Graduation)

Challenge

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

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


Advanced Standing

RN students may receive advanced standing credit for the following courses:

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