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College of Nursing


BSN Program Information

Sample BSN Curriculum

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
LOWER DIVISION
ENGL 101 Critical Reading and Composition 3
MATH 111 College Algebra 3
CHEM 102 Fundamental Chemistry II (with lab) – an introduction to organic and biochemistry 4
BIOL 243/243L Human Anatomy and Physiology I (with lab) 4
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
UNIV 101 University 101 3
ENGL 102 Rhetoric and Composition  3
STAT 112 Statistics and the Media 3
BIOL 244/244L Human Anatomy and Physiology II (with lab) 4
PSYC 420 Survey of Developmental Psychology 3
NURS 112 Introduction to the Nursing Profession 3
SOCY 101 Introductory Sociology 3
BIOL 250/250L Microbiology (with lab) 4
NURS 212 Evolution of Nursing Science 3
NURS 216 Biophysical Pathology 3
STAT 205 Elementary Statistics for the Biological and Life Sciences 3
GERM 109 Beginning German I 3
HIST 112 US History since 1865 3
GERM 110 Beginning German II 3
NURS 220 Clinical Nutrition 3
MUSC 110 Introduction to Music 3
BIOL 206 Genetics and Society 3
PHIL 213 Communicating Moral Issues 3
   
UPPER DIVISION
NURS 311 Introduction to Health Assessment 3
NURS 312 Foundations of Nursing Practice 5
NURS 313 Nursing Care of the Older Adult 3
NURS 314 Clinical Reasoning in NUrsing Practice 2
NURS 324 Chemical Therapeutics 3
NURS 400 Evidence-based Nursing Practice 3
NURS 411 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing 5
NURS 412 Acute Care Nursing of Adults I 5
NURS 422 Acute Care Nursing of Adults II 5
NURS 424 Maternal/Newborn Nursing 4
NURS 425 Nursing of Children and Families 4
NURS 428 Nursing Leadership and Management 4
NURS 431 Population Health Nursing 4
NURS 435 Senior Nursing Capstone Practicum 8
TOTAL HOURS 120 hours minimum

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