Nursing Major (BSN Pre-Licensure)
The pre-licensure baccalaureate nursing track is designed to prepare graduates to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) and to enter the nursing profession as a generalist in a variety of care settings, serving culturally diverse clients of all ages in an ever-changing, dynamic health care context. Learning takes place in a variety of settings including; the classroom, simulation laboratory, and supervised clinical practice experiences to ensure students have a solid foundation for practice. Students will gain an understanding of leadership, advocacy, collaboration, and evidence-based practice concepts that will allow them to impact patient outcomes positively.
General Education Requirements
All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.
Bachelor of Science degree consists of a major of typically 45 to 60 credits, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.
|Biology I: The Unity of Life (4)|
|Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4)|
|Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4)|
|General Chemistry I (4)|
|Interpersonal Communication (4)|
|Intercultural Communication (4)|
|College Writing (4)|
|Quantitative Reasoning for Nursing (3)|
|Introduction to Psychology (4)|
|Lifespan Developmental Psychology (4)|
|NUR 230||Foundations of Professional Nursing||6|
|NUR 231||Foundations of Professional Nursing Lab||3|
|NUR 232||Nursing Approach to Nutritional Foundations||2|
|NUR 240||Applied Pathophysiology and Health Assessment||4|
|NUR 241||Pharmacology in Nursing||3|
|NUR 242||Nursing Care of the Adult I||5|
|NUR 331||Evidence Based Practice||3|
|NUR 341||Palliative and End of Life Care||2|
|NUR 342||Nursing Care of the Adult II||6|
|NUR 350||Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family||4|
|NUR 351||Nursing Care of the Childrearing Family||4|
|NUR 352||Behavioral Health in Nursing||4|
|NUR 461||Leadership and Management in Nursing||5|
|NUR 463||Care of the Complex Patient||3|
|NUR 470||Community and Public Health||4|
|NUR 471||Transition to Professional Nursing||7|
Minimum C grade required in all pre-requisite and required courses.