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The traditional four-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing will be awarded to students who successfully complete 60 credit hours in the major and 60 credit hours of general education coursework (120 total credit hours). Curriculum plans for fall and spring admissions list required courses for the degree.

Fall Admission - Course Sequence

Fall  (Term I)
Course #

Credit Hours
BIO 101 General Biology I with Lab 4
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MAT 171 Pre-calculus Algebra 3
PSY 101* General Psychology 3
SOC 101  Introduction to Sociology 3
TOTAL 16
Spring (Term II) Course # Credit Hours
BIO190 Microbiology with Lab 4
ENG 102  English Composition II 3
Elective* Elective 3
NTR 210 Nutrition Across the Lifespan 3
PSY 150 Human Growth and Development 3
TOTAL 16
Fall (Term III) Course # Credit Hours
BIO 210 Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4
Elective Elective 3
MAT 201 Introductory Statistics 3
SPA 201 Introduction to Hispanic Culture 3
TOTAL 13
Spring (Term IV) Course # Credit Hours
BIO 220 Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab 4
CHW 330 Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice 3
COM 301 Communication, Culture, and the Community 3
Elective Elective 2
IHS 350  Mindfulness for Self-Care 3
TOTAL 15
Fall (Term V)
Course #
Credit Hours
NSG 307 Foundations of Nursing 7
NSG 310 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing I 3
NSG 320 Health Assessment of Diverse Patients & Populations 3
NSG 320L Physical Assessment Skills 1
NSG 330 Introductory Concepts of the Professional Nurse Role 2
TOTAL 16
Spring (Term VI ) Course # Credit Hours
NSG 350  Nursing Care for Adult Medical-Surgical Clients 7
NSG 350L Advanced Nursing Skills Lab 1
NSG 360 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing II 3
NSG 370 Healthcare Informatics 3
TOTAL 14
Fall (Term VII )   Course  # Credit Hours
NSG 380  Population Focused Community Nursing 4
NSG 400 Nursing Care of Older Adults 2
NSG 415 Nursing Care of Women and Childbearing Families 4
NSG 420 Nursing Care of Childrearing Families 4
TOTAL 14
Spring (Term VIII ) Course # Credit Hours
NSG 430  Care of Patients & Their Families Experiencing Emotional or Mental Health Disruptions 4
NSG 440 Evidence Based Practice and Research in Nursing 3
NSG 450 Managing Complex Nursing Care in Diverse Populations 6
NSG 460 Nursing Leadership and Transition into Practice 3
TOTAL 15
  TOTAL DEGREE HOURS 120

Spring Admission - Course Sequence

Spring (Term I)    Course # Credit Hours
BIO 101 General Biology I with Lab 4
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MAT 171 Pre-calculus Algebra 3
PSY 101* General Psychology 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
TOTAL 16
Fall (Term II)
Course #
Credit Hours
BIO190 Microbiology with Lab 4
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
Elective* Elective 3
NTR 210 Nutrition Across the Lifespan 3
PSY 150 Human Growth and Development 3
TOTAL 16
Spring (Term III) Course # Credit Hours
BIO 210 Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4
Elective Elective 3
MAT 201 Introductory Statistics 3
SPA 201 Introduction to Hispanic Culture 3
TOTAL 13
Fall (Term IV)
Course #
Credit Hours
BIO 220 Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab 4
CHW 330 Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice 3
COM 301 Communication, Culture, and the Community 3
Elective Elective 2
IHS 350 Mindfulness for Self-Care 3
TOTAL 15
Spring (Term V) Course  # Credit Hours
NSG 307 Foundations of Nursing 7
NSG 310 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing I 3
NSG 320 Health Assessment of Diverse Patients & Populations 3
NSG 320L Physical Assessment Skills 1
NSG 330 Introductory Concepts of the Professional Nurse Role 2
TOTAL 16
Fall (Term VI ) Course # Credit Hours
NSG 350 Nursing Care for Adult Medical-Surgical Clients 7
NSG 350L Advanced Nursing Skills Lab 1
NSG 360 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing II 3
NSG 370 Healthcare Informatics 3
TOTAL 14
Spring (Term VII ) Course # Credit Hours
NSG 380 Population Focused Community Nursing 4
NSG 400 Nursing Care of Older Adults 2
NSG 415 Nursing Care of Women and Childbearing Families 4
NSG 420 Nursing Care of Childrearing Families 4
TOTAL 14
Fall (Term VIII ) Course  # Credit Hours
NSG 430 Care of Patients & Their Families Experiencing Emotional or Mental Health Disruptions 4
NSG 440 Evidence Based Practice and Research in Nursing 3
NSG 450 Managing Complex Nursing Care in Diverse Populations 6
NSG 460 Nursing Leadership and Transition into Practice 3
TOTAL 15
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS 120

 

 

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