CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree
Current First Aid and CPR certification is required prior to the first nursing course and must be kept current while enrolled in nursing courses.
Freshman
Chem 121-122
Eng 111-112
Math 140
Micro 251
Nutr 100
Psych 110-120
Elective*
Total Hours
Hours

8
6
4
3
3

6
3
33

Sophomore
Comp Sc 201
Nurs 211
Nurs 221
Nurs 231
Psych 313 or similar course
Zool 251-252
Electives*
Total Hours
Hours
3
5
3
6

3
8
6
34

Junior
Math 210
Nurs 301
Nurs 302
Nurs 311
Nurs 321 or 350
Nurs 331
Nurs 341
Elective*
Total Hours
Hours
3
2
2
5

8/7
6
6
3/4
35

Senior
Nurs 400
Nurs 411
Nurs 421
Nurs 431
Nurs 441
Nurs 451
Elective*
Total Hours
Hours
8
6
2
6
5
3
3
33
Total Credit Hours 135

*The following guidelines should be used in selecting elective courses:

  1. Six hours of electives must be selected from the following courses to provide a humanities focus:
    Art 110, 210, 211
    English 250, 251, 260, 261, 270, 271
    History 121, 122 or equivalent honors courses
    Music 111, 112
    Philosophy - any course
    Religious Studies 201, 202, 301
  2. Three hours of electives must be selected from the following courses to provide an oral communications focus: Communications 230 or 231
  3. Three hours of electives must be selected from the following courses to provide a sociological focus: Sociology 201 or 202.
  4. Three hours of general electives.


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