Associate Degree Nursing


Degree Requirements

Prerequisite Courses
BIOL 2401 HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I 4 credit hours
BIOL 2402 HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II 4 credit hours
MATH 1342 ELEMENTARY STATISTICAL METHODS 3 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 11
First Semester
BIOL 2420 MICROBIOLOGY-For Pre-Nursing or Health Science Majors 4 credit hours
RNSG 1219 INTEGRATED NURSING SKILLS I 2 credit hours
RNSG 1423 INTRODUCTION TO PROFESSIONAL NURSING FOR INTEGRATED PROGRAMS 4 credit hours
RNSG 1300 HEALTH ASSESSMENT ACROSS THE LIFESPAN 3 credit hours
RNSG 1261 CLINICAL NURSING I 2 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 15
Second Semester
PSYC 2314 LIFESPAN GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT 3 credit hours
ENGL 1301 COMPOSITION I 3 credit hours
RNSG 2404 INTEGRATED CARE OF THE PATIENT WITH COMMON HEALTH CARE NEEDS 4 credit hours
RNSG 1462 CLINICAL NURSING II 4 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 14
Minimester
RNSG 1163 CLINICAL - PSYCHIATRIC NURSING 1 credit hour
Total Credit Hours: 0-1
Third Semester
  LANGUAGE,PHILOSOPHY AND CULTURE, OR CREATIVE ARTS ELECTIVE 3 credit hours
RNSG 2414 INTEGRATED CARE OF THE PATIENT WITH COMPLEX HEALTH CARE NEEDS 4 credit hours
RNSG 2461 CLINICAL NURSING III 4 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 11
Fourth Semester
RNSG 2435 INTEGRATED PATIENT CARE MANAGEMENT 4 credit hours
RNSG 2462 CLINICAL NURSING IV 4 credit hours
Total Credit Hours: 8

Total Credit Hours: 60

BIOL2420, PSYC2314, ENGL1301, and the Language/Philosophy/Culture or Creative Arts Elective courses may be taken prior to the semester indicated but no later than the semester in which they are listed. All coursework must be completed with a "C" or better.

The Chemistry course for the BSN Pathway must be either Introduction to Chemistry or General Chemistry.

Degree Audit Note: Since some courses may not transfer, have all transcripts sent to the Registrar's Office and request a Degree Audit.