Major Requirements - Nursing

BSN Core Prerequisites: 30-33 semester hours
BIO1210 Biology of Cells (4)*
BIO2280 Microbiology (4)
BIO2660 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BIO2670 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
BIO3050 Pathophysiology (3)
CHM1200 Principles of Chemistry (4)*
MTH1100 College Algebra (3)
MTH2320 General Statistics (3)
PSY3250 Lifespan Development (4)
NOTE: *BI01210 and CHM1200 may be applied to meet General Education requirements in the area of Observation of the Natural World for graduation.


Nursing Requirements: 60 semester hours
NUR3000WI Introduction to Professional Nursing (3)
NUR3100 Principles of Nursing I (6)
NUR3110 Principles of Nursing II (6)
NUR3160 Pharmacological Concepts (4)
NUR3260 Health Assessment, Education and Promotion (4)
NUR3400 Behavioral Health Issues (5)
NUR4050 Nursing Research (3)
NUR4200 Nursing: A Global Community Outlook (5)
NUR4300 Medical Surgical Nursing I: Collaborative Practice in Health and Illness (7)
NUR4500 Nursing Care of the Family (7)
NUR4600 Leadership and Management (4)
NUR4800 Medical Surgical Nursing II: Collaborative Practice in Health and Illness (6)


Requirements for Registered Nurse Students: 43 semester hours (33 semester hours within the major)
RN to BSN completion students must take the listed course requirements as part of their degree completion program.  
RN to BSN students received thirty (30) semester hours as block credit in the transfer evaluation process for prior nursing education.
BIO3050 Pathophysiology (3)
NUR3015 Introduction to Nursing Informatics (4)
NUR3030WI Dimensions of Professional Practice (4)
NUR3280 Health Assessment, Education and Promotion (5)
NUR4060 Nursing Research/RN (4)
NUR4620 Leadership and Management/RN (7)
NUR4780 Ethical, Cultural, and Policy Considerations in Healthcare (4)
NUR4850 Nursing: A Global Community Outlook/RN (5)
MTH2320 General Statistics (3)
PSY3250 Lifespan Development (4)