Apr 19, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Nursing - Accelerated Degree Program (BSN)


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University Requirements:


Major Requirements:


  • General Biology with Lab (four credits)**
  • Anatomy and Physiology (six credits)*
  • Microbiology with Lab (four credits)**
  • Bioorganic Chemistry (four credits)**
  • Nutrition (three credits)
  • General Psychology (three credits)
  • Statistics (three credits)
  • Free electives - sufficient credits, in addition to major/nursing requirements, to meet the minimum credits for the degree.

Note:


Please note that FYE course is not required for the accelerated BSN program.

The Accelerated BSN program is for individuals who have obtained a baccalaureate degree in another field and who wish to puruse a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. This full time, 17-month, on-campus nursing curriculum requires the following pre-requisites:


* Anatomy and Physiology course must be completed within five years of admission.
** Other science prerequisites must be completed within 10 years of admission
 

  • General Biology with Laboratory
  • Microbiology
  • Anatomy and Physiology I and II
  • Bio-organic Chemistry with Laboratory
  • Nutrition
  • Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Research (in healthcare preferred but not required).

Core:


Many nursing courses are offered once each academic year. Nursing courses must be taken in sequence specified by the School of Nursing. The program includes 77 NURS total credits.

Electives:


After required courses are completed, sufficient elective credits must be taken to meet the minimum credit requirement for the degree.

Credits to Total a Minimum of 121


Last Revised for 2020-2021 Academic Year


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