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Nursing

NURS-BS


Dr. Susan Baker, Dean
727-341-3640

Admissions Information

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APPROVED REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS WITH CATALOG YEAR
20141/0490 (BEGINNING 7/26/2014) OR LATER
~ REFER TO CURRICULUM FILES FOR PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR REQUIREMENTS ~


STATE-MANDATED PREREQUISITES (15 credits) - Grade of "C" or better required:
BSC 2085 & 2085L - HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY I AND LAB* 4
BSC 2086 & 2086L - HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY II AND LAB** 4
MCB 2010 & 2010L - MICROBIOLOGY & LAB*** 4
STA 2023 - Elementary Statistics**** 3

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (27 credits)
ENC 1101 COMPOSITION I 3
Communications Approved Course 3
SPC 1017 INTRODUCTION TO SPEECH COMMUNICATION 3
     or (SPC 1065, 1608 or Honors)
HUM 2210 - WESTERN HUMANITIES I (Ancient through Renaissance) or (Honors) 3
     or HUM 2233 - WESTERN HUMANITIES II (Baroque to the present) or (Honors))
Humanities/Fine Arts Approved Course 3
Mathematics - One college-level course with a MAC, MAP, MAS or MGF prefix 3
PSY 1012 - GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY or (Honors) 3
     or (Social & Behavioral Science approved course)
POS 2041 - AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT or (Honors) 3
PHI 1600 STUDIES IN APPLIED ETHICS 3
     or PHI 1602H HONORS STUDIES IN APPLIED ETHICS
Computer/Information Literacy Competency Requirement
Enhanced World View Requirement
Foreign Language Requirement

STATE MANDATED AND GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS TOTAL


42

LOWER DIVISION NURSING TOTAL (by transfer)

39

MAJOR COURSES (40 credits)
NUR 3066 HEALTH ASSESSMENT AND PHYSICAL APPRAISAL 3
NUR 3125 PATHOPHYSIOLOGY 3
NUR 3655 NURSING IN A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY 3
NUR 3805 PROFESSIONAL ROLES AND DIMENSIONS OF NURSING PRACTICE 3
NUR 3826 LEGAL AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF NURSING 3
NUR 3874 INFORMATICS AND CLINICAL REASONING 3
NUR 4169 EVIDENCE-BASED RESEARCH UTILIZATION 3
NUR 4606 NURSING OF THE FAMILY 3
NUR 4636 COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING THEORY 3
NUR 4636L COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING PRACTICUM 4
NUR 4835 LEADERSHIP THEORY 3
NUR 4835L LEADERSHIP PRACTICUM 4
NUR/NSP 3XXX - Nursing Elective – upper division course 2
MAJOR COURSES TOTAL
40

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS

121
NOTES:

RN to BSN students must complete 40 semester hours of upper-division nursing coursework. Ten (10) semester hours may be met by transfer from another institution. RN to BSN students must complete each NUR/NSP upper division course with a grade of “C” or better in order to receive credit and progress in the program.

* Acceptable substitutes: BSCXO93C or BSC XO93/XO93L
** Acceptable substitutes: BSCX094C or BSC XO94/XO94L
*** Acceptable substitutes: MCBX013C, MCBX013/L, MCB X000/X000L, OR MCB X004/X004L
**** Acceptable substitutes: STAX014, STAX122, or STAX022

If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before entering the B.S. program.

C&I 1/20/12 ~ BOT 2/21/12; C&I 11/30/13 - BOT 1/21/14