Semester 1  

Semester 1
Course Credits
BIOL141 or 129 - Introductory Physiology or Mammalian Anatomy (GN)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3/4
BIOL 142 - Physiology Laboratory
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
1
ENGL 015 or ENGL 030 - Composition/Honors Comp. (GWS)
3.0
PSYCH 100 - Introductory Psychology (GS)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
Humanities (GH)
3.0
Arts (GA)
3.0
Total Credits 16/17

Semester 2  

Semester 2
Course Credits
BIOL 129 or 141 - Mammalian Anatomy or Introductory Physiology (GN)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
HD FS 129 - Intro to Human Development and Family Studies (GS)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
NUTR 251 - Introductory Principles of Nutrition (GHA)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
CAS 100A, CAS 100B, or CAS 100C - Effective Speech (GWS)
3.0
Quantification (GQ)
3.0
Total Credits 16/17

Semester 3  

Semester 3
Course Credits
CHEM 101 or CHEM 110 & CHEM 111 - Intro Chemistry/Chemical Principles (GN)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
MICRB 106 - Elementary Microbiology (GN)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
MICRB 107 - Elementary Microbiology Laboratory (GN)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.0
NURS 250 - Professional Role Dev I: Intro to Professional Issues in Nursing Practice and Nursing Informatics (US)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
2.0
NURS 251 - Health Assessment
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
Elective
2-3
Total Credits 14-16

Semester 4  

Semester 4
Course Credits
SOC 001 or SOC 005 - Intro to Sociology/Social Problems (GS)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
STAT 200 or STAT 250 - Elementary Statistics or Intro. to Biostatistics (GQ)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
NURS 225 - Pathophysiology
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
NURS 230 - Introduction to the Fundamentals of Nursing
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
Humanities (GH)
3.0
Total Credits 16-17

Semester 5  

Semester 5
Course Credits
NURS 305 - Introduction to Pharmacological Concepts
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
NURS 301 - Nursing Care of the Adult Client Requiring Medical-Surgical Intervention
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
NURS 310 - Therapeutic Nursing Care of the Older Adult Client in a Variety of Settings
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
Arts (GA)
3.0
Elective
3.0
Total Credits 16.0

Semester 6  

Semester 6
Course Credits
NURS 200W - Understanding and Applying Nursing Research
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
NURS 350 - Professional Role Development II: Ethics, Legal and Genetic Issues
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
2.0
NURS 306 - Nursing Care of Children and Adolescents
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
NURS 320 - Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family and Gynecological Client
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
ENGL 202A, ENGL 202B, ENGL 202C, or ENGL 202D - Effective Writing (GWS)
3.0
Total Credits 14.0

Semester 7  

Semester 7
Course Credits
NURS 450A - Professional Role Development III: Leadership and Management
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
2.0
NURS 405A - Nursing Care of the Adult Client with Complex Health Problems: Part A
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
NURS 415 - Community and Family Health Nursing (US;IL)
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
Elective
3.0
Total Credits 13.0

Semester 8  

Semester 8
Course Credits
NURS 450B - Professional Role Development III: Clinical Capstone
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
3.0
NURS 405B - Nursing Care of the Adult Client with Complex Health Problems: Part B
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
NURS 420 - Mental Health Nursing
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
4.0
NURS 400-level Elective
3.0
Total Credits 14.0