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Suggested Course Sequencing

Disclaimer: The list below provides an example of requirements & suggested course sequencing for new students. Actual program requirements will vary depending on the date of enrollment in the program. Please consult the appropriate catalog for official degree/program requirements.

Courses in the nursing major are taken in a sequential manner, as outlined below, and any deviation must be individually assessed and approved by the student’s academic advisor. The clinical component of a course may be completed in the community, acute, and long-term care settings.

Fall Semester Freshman Year

CRN Course Name Credits
BIO 220 Anatomy and Physiology I*^ 4 credits
ENG 100 English Composition I* 3 credits
NUR 200 Intro. To Professional Nursing I^ 2 credits
NUR 201L Fundamentals of Nursing I Lab OR  
    NUR 212L     Fundamentals of Nursing Skills Lab 1 credit
  General Education - History* 3 credits
HUM 102 First Year Experience 3 credits
Total 16 credits

^Must successfully complete ASP classes (if required) prior to enrollment


Spring Semester Freshman Year

CRN Course Name Credits
BIO 221 Anatomy and Physiology II 4 credits
ENG 101 English Composition II* 3 credits
PSY 100 General Psychology* 3 credits
NUR 230 Promoting Personal Health and Wellness^ 3 credits
NUR 202L Fundamentals of Nursing II Lab 1 credit
  General Education - Quantitative Reasoning* 3 credits
Total 17 credits

^Must successfully complete ASP classes (if required) prior to enrollment


Fall Semester Sophomore Year

CRN Course Name Credits
NUR 309 Holistic Health Assessment 4 credits
BIO 363 Human Nutrition 3 credits
MAT 351 Statistics* 3 credits
  General Education - Foreign Languages* 3 credits
CHY 100 Chemistry I 4 credits
Total 17 credits

Spring Semester Sophomore Year

CRN Course Name Credits
PSY 308 Human Development 3 credits
BIO 353 Microbiology with lab 4 credits
  General Education - Visual & Performing Arts* 3 credits
NUR 302 Pharmacology 3 credits
  General Education - Information Literacy* 4 credits
Total 17 credits

Fall Semester Junior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
BIO 401 Pathophysiology 3 credits
NUR 330 Adult Health I (acute) 5 credits
NUR 335 Family Health I 5 credits
HLT 386 Healthcare Policy 3 credits
Total 16 credits

Spring Semester Junior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
NUR 301 Promoting Healthy Communities 3 credits
NUR 360 Adult Health II (chronic) 5 credits
NUR 365 Family Health II 4 credits
  General Education - Oral Communication* 3 credits
Total 15 credits

Fall Semester Senior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
NUR 401 Health Related Research 3 credits
NUR 425 Adult Health III (complex) 8 credits
NUR 452 Mental Health Nursing 5 credits
Total 16 credits

Spring Semester Senior Year

CRN Course Name Credits
NUR 380 Transcultural Care in Nursing 3 credits
HLT 407 Leadership & Management 3 credits
NUR 497 Capstone/Preceptorship** 3 credits
  General Education - Literature 3 credits
Total 12 credits

*Satisfies General Education Requirement
** The Capstone requirement may be waived. See Academic and Clinical Progression Policies for Traditional and Accelerated BSN Tracks.