Curriculum


BSN Curriculum                                                                  

Semester 1 Courses                                                                        

  • First Semester Seminar (3 cr.)
  • BL 111 Anatomy and Physiology I (4 cr.)
  • CA 108 Interpersonal Communication (3 cr.)
  • Aesthetic elective (3 cr.)
  • Chemistry (if needed) (3 cr.) or Elective (3 cr.)

Semester 2 Courses

  • NUR 110 Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice (3 cr.)
  • BL 112 Anatomy and Physiology II (4 cr.)
  • PS 190 Life-Span (3 cr.)
  • PL 102 Introduction to Bioethics (3 cr.)
  • EN 102 Written Communication II (3 cr.

Semester 3 Courses

  • NUR 210 Health Assessment (4 cr.)
  • NUR 212 Pathophysiology I (3 cr.)
  • BL 202 Microbiology (4 cr.)
  • Principles of Health Teaching (3 cr.)
  • Elective (3 cr.)

Semester 4 Courses                                                                    

  • NUR 222 Pharmacology (3 cr.)
  • NUR 224 Chronicity in Adult and Gerian Health (6 cr.)
  • MT 113 Applied Algebra for Health Sciences (3 cr.)
  • Healthcare Economics (3 cr.)

Semester 5 Courses                                                                   

  • NUR 300 Nutrition (3 cr.)
  • NUR 310 Evidence Based Nursing Practice (3 cr.)
  • NUR 314 Mental Health (4 cr.)
  • NUR 420 Population Focused Health (4 cr.)

Semester 6 Courses     

  • NUR 322 Maternal Newborn and Reproductive Health (4 cr.)
  • NUR 324 Pediatric Health (3 cr.)
  • Religious Studies elective (3 cr.)
  • Cultural Awareness elective (3 cr.)
  • Human Societies elective (History or Literature) (3 cr.)

Semester 7 Courses                                                                   

  • NUR 410 Pathophysiology II (2 cr.)
  • NUR 412 Adult/Geriatric Health (7 cr.)
  • NUR 414 Holism and Diversity (3 cr.)
  • Nursing elective (3 cr.) (choose one)
  • NUR 415 Critical Care Nursing (2 cr.)
  • NUR 417 Spiritual Health (2 cr.) 
  • NUR 419 Latino/Hispanic Population Focused Health (2 cr.)

Semester 8 Courses                                                                 

  • NUR 426 Leadership for Change (3 cr.)
  • NUR 428 Transition into Professional Practice (6 cr.)
  • CA 340 Professional Communication (3 cr.)