Pre-admission Requirements  
BIO251 M
Human Anatomy & Physiology I (4 credits)

A comprehensive systematic study of the human body emphasizing the structure and function of the systems. Part I topics include: cells and tissues, chemistry review, metabolism, the integumentary, skeletal, musclar and reproductive systems with correlated laboratory work. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisites: MA grade of C or higher in CHM109 or (BIO101 or BIO151) or (CHM101 or CHM151)

Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

Note: This course meets the revised General Education requirements (effective Fall 2010).

 
CHM109 M
Chemistry for the Health Sciences (4 credits)

An introductory course for students in various health-related programs. Emphasis is placed on practical aspects of inorganic chemistry. Some organic chemistry is introduced. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisite: (MAT030 or MAT035), ENL020, and ENL050 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

Note: This course meets the revised General Education requirements (effective Fall 2010).

 
NUR100 M  
First Semester Credits
ENL101 M 3
PSY101 M 3
BIO252 M 4
NUR107 M 8
Second Semester Credits
ENL102 (or)
COM103
 
English Composition II* (or)
Human Communication*

ENL102 English Composition II
Credits: 3

A continuation of ENL101, this course is required of all Associate in Arts students and a prerequisite to all upper level English courses. It focuses on reading, analyzing, and writing about literature and is designed to help students refine writing skills developed in ENL101.

Prerequisite: A grade of "C-" or higher in ENL101

Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Note: Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

COM103 Human Communication
Credits: 3

This course fosters and improves competence in intrapersonal, interpersonal, group and public communication situations. Students demonstrate skills necessary to communicate effectively through exercises and presentations that reflect practical, real-world situations. The purpose of the course is to improve the student's skill in communication by providing relevant knowledge and opportunity to apply that knowledge.

Prerequisite: ENL010 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Note: It is strongly recommended that students take both ENL102 and COM103.

3
PSY233 M 3
NUR108 M 8
Third Semester Credits
BIO281   4
HEA200 M 3
NUR201 M 10
Fourth Semster Credits
NUR202 M 8
NUR203 M 3
   
General Education Elective*

BIO251 or CHM109 may be used to meet this requirement.

For a complete listing of General Education courses, see: General Education Courses

3
Total Credits 63

M Designates a Milestone course. A milestone course must be completed in the semester indicated to ensure that you remain on track to continue on in your program and graduate on time.

*Courses that can be completed in advance of applying to the Nursing Program.

Note: For those students seeking additional courses, or planning to continue their education to achieve a baccalaureate degree, the following courses are recommended: HEA120, HEA201, SOC106, SOC220, PHI210 and courses in computers or keyboarding.