BSN Curriculum

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Curriculum

If ACT is Requisite Course(s)
Math 0-19  MAT 110 then MAT 140C
Math 19-20 MAT 140C
(Meet Algebra requirement first to avoid needing MAT 117)  
ENG 0-17 & REA 0-19  ENG 105 + ENG 111 + REA 112
ENG 0-17 & REA 20-36  ENG 105 + ENG 111
ENG 18 or > & REA 0-19 ENG 105 + REA 112

Course sequence

Semester Courses Total hours
Year 1 total   31
Fall 1

COM 161 Public Speaking*
3 credit hours

MAT 140 College Algebra*
4 credit hours

BIO 101 General Biology
4 credit hours

NUR 100T Orientation
1 credit hour

ENG 105 Composition*
4 credit hours

16
Spring 1

       BIO 227 Human Anatomy*
2 credit hours

BIO 228 Human Anatomy Lab*
2 credit hours

PSY 180 General Psychology*
3 credit hours

CHE 111 Essentials of Chem and Biochemistry*
5 credit hours

PHI 202 Ethics*
3 credit hours

15
Year 2 total   31
Fall 2

        BIO 229 Human Physiology*
3 credit hours

BIO 230 Human Physiology Lab*
1 credit hours

NTN 230 Nutrition*
3 credit hours

EDP 260 Psychology of Human Development*
3 credit hours

Global Awareness Elective
3 credit hours

CIV 201 or 202 World Civilizations
3 credit hours

 

16
Spring 2

       NUR 200 Introduction to Nursing Concepts
4 credit hours

STA 135 Intro to Probability and Stats
4 credit hours

NUR 301 Pathophysiology for Nursing Practice
3 credit hours

NUR 202 Nursing Assessment and Interventions
(90 clinical hours)
4 credit hours (2,2)

15
Year 3 total   29
Fall 3

 NUR 205 Pharmacology in Nursing
3 credit hours

NUR 206 Nursing Practice Fundamentals
(90 clinical hours)
5 credit hours (3, 2)

NUR 306 Introduction to Research & Evidence Based Practice
3 credit hours

HUM 211 or HUM 212 Humanities
3 credit hours

14
Spring 3

        University Studies Elective
3 credit hours

NUR 302 Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family
(45 clinical hours)
3 credit hours (2, 1)

NUR 305 Nursing Care of the Childrearing Family
(45 clinical hours)
3 credit hours (2, 1)

NUR 307 Nursing Care of Adults I
(90 clinical hours)
6 credit hours (4, 2)

 

 

15

 

Year 4 total

  29
 Fall 4

       NUR 308 Nursing Care of Adults II
(90 clinical hours)
6 credit hours (4, 2)

NUR 410 Community Health Nursing
(45 clinical hours)
4 credit hours (3, 1)

NUR 402 Psychiatric Nursing
(45 clinical hours)
4 credit hours (3, 1)

NUR 400 Applied Pharmacology
1 credit hour

15
Spring 4

        NUR 408 Nursing Care of Adults III
(90 clinical hours)
6 credit hours (4, 2)

NUR 412 Leadership & Management in Nursing
(45 clinical hours)
4 credit hours (3, 1)

NUR 407 Integration Practicum
(135 clinical hours)
4 credit hours (1, 3)

14
Total Precepted Clinical hours   810
Total course credit hours   120

* Courses required. 47 hours required to be completed for admission.