B.S. in Nursing

Curriculum

Below is the curriculum for the B.S.N. major (103 credits).

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester (12 credits)

Number Course Cr
CHM200 Essentials of Chemistry 3
BIO200 Basic Biology 3
NUT201 Fundamentals of Human Nutrition 3
PSY201 Introduction to Psychology 3

Spring Semester (17 credits)

Number Course Cr
ENG202 Sophomore Rhetoric 3
PSY234 Development Across the Life Span 3
NUR201 Fundamentals of Nursing and Health Assessment 4
BIO222 Microbiology, A human Perspective 3
BIO260/261 Anatomy and Physiology/Lab 4

Summer Semester (6 credits)

Number Course Cr
COM203 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
NUR210 Professional Nursing Concepts I 3
NUR230 Nursing Cooperative Experience I 0

Junior Year

Fall Semester (17 credits)

Number Course Cr
___ LAC  Arts 3
NUR310 Pathophysiology for Nursing Practice 4
NUR312 Pharmacology for Nursing Practice 3
NUR320 Health and Illness Concepts I 4
NUR340 Core Nursing Practicum I 3

Spring Semester (17 credits)

Number Course Cr
STA205 Biostatistics 3
___ LAC Social Sciences 3
NUR321 Health and Illness Concepts II 4
NUR341 Core Nursing Practicum II 3
NUR342 Core Nursing Practicum III 3
NUR330 Nursing cooperative Experience II 1

Summer Semester (3 credits)

Number Course Cr
NUR315 Health Care Research & Evidence-Based Practice 3

Senior Year

Fall Semester (16 credits)

Number Course Cr
___ LAC Arts 3
NUR410 Professional Nursing Concepts II 3
NUR420 Health and Illness Concepts III 4
The following intensives are offered in the Fall:
NUR441 Mental Health Clinical Intensive 3
NUR443 Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles Clinical Intensive 3
NUR444 High Acuity Nursing Clinical Intensive 3

Spring Semester (15 credits)

Number Course Cr
___ LAC Free Elective 3
The following clinical intensives are offered in the Spring: 3
NUR441 Mental Health Clinical Intensive  
NUR444 High Acuity Nursing Clinical Intensive  
NUR411 Professional Nursing Concepts III 3
NUR475 Nursing Synthesis 2
NUR480 Clinical Capstone 4