Traditional B.S.N.

Curriculum

Freshman Year

Fall Hrs. Spring Hrs.
English Composition (ENG 101) 3 English Composition (ENG 102) 3
Chemistry (CHE 124) 4 Microbiology (BIO 251) 4
Old Testament (BIB 110) 3 New Testament (BIB 120) 3
College Algebra (MAT 101) 3 Sociology-Principles (SOC 205) 3
Pyschology-Intro (PSY 201) 3 Nutrition (KIN 211) 3
Total 16 Total 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Hrs. Spring Hrs.
Literature (ENG 211, 212, or 213) 3 Literature (ENG 211, 212, or 213) 3
Anatomy & Physiology (BIO 203) 4 Anatomy & Physiology (BIO 204) 4
Transition to Nursing Practice (NUR 250) 3 History (HIS 102 or 212) 3
History (HIS 101 or 211) 3 Physical Education 2
Fine Arts (ART, MUS THE 125) 3 Developmental Psychology (PSY 314) 3
    Statistics (PSY 301 or MAT 207) 3
Total 16 Total 18

Summer

Guided elective - 1 hr. (may be taken this summer or next). Any other prerequisites not completed must also be taken prior to Semester I Nursing Courses.

Junior

Semester 1 Hrs. Semester 2 Hrs.
Foundations (NUR 386) 5 Maternal & Newborn s Health (NUR 390) 5
Health Assessment (NUR 382) 5 Pediatrics (NUR 393) 5
Pathophysiology (NUR 383) 2 Pharmacology (NUR 381) 2
Therapeutic Communication (NUR 375) 2  Transcultural Patterns of Health (NUR 305)
Clinical Reasoning 1 (378) 1  Health Policy & Finance (NUR 396)  1
    Clinical Reasoning 2 (NUR 398) 1
Total 15 Total 15

Summer

Class

Hrs. Class Hrs.
Clinical Elective (NUR 333 or NUR 336) 3 (or 6) Guided Elective 1
or      
Non-Clinical Elective 3    
Total 3 (or 6) Total 1

Senior Year

Semester 3 Hrs. Semester 4 Hrs.
Chronic Health Problems (NUR 406) 5 Unstable Health Problems (NUR 433) 5
Mental Health (NUR 484) 5 Community & Population Health (NUR 436) 5
Health Care Informatics (NUR 404) 2 Leadership/Management (NUR 437) 2
Nursing Research (NUR 407) 2 Preparation for Professional Exams (NUR 439) 2
Clinical Reasoning 3 (NUR 428) 1 Clinical Reasoning 4 (NUR 448) 1
Total 15 Total 15