Curriculum in Nursing - Traditional

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology
   & BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory
4CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I
   & CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory
4
MATH 1120 Pre-Calculus Algebra3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Social Science Core13Core History23
Core Fine Arts3Social Science Core33
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3NTRI 2000 Nutrition And Health3
 16 16
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Core Literature23BIOL 2510 Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
BIOL 2500 Human Anatomy and Physiology I4BIOL 3200 General Microbiology4
Core History or Core Social Science3Core Literature OR Core Humanities3
PHIL 1020 Introduction to Ethics or 1030 Ethics and the Health Sciences3HDFS 2010 Lifespan Human Development in Family Context3
STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences3 
 16 14
Total Hours: 62

Fall Admissions

Junior
FallHours
NURS 3110 Theoretical Concepts of Professional Nursing Practice3
NURS 3120 Nursing Pathophysiology3
NURS 3130 Evidence Based Skills, Assessment, and Health Promotion4
NURS 3141 Concepts and Evidence Based Skills for Professional Clinical Practice3
Junior
SpringHoursSummerHours
NURS 3210 Nursing Pharmacology3NURS 3330 Professional Nursing Concepts in the Childbearing Family and Reproductive Health4
NURS 3230 Professional Nursing Concepts: Acute Care Across the Lifespan6NURS 3331 Professional Nursing Concepts in the Childbearing Family and Reproductive Health - Clinical2
NURS 3231 Professional Nursing Concepts: Acute Care Across the Lifespan - Clinical4NURS 3730 Professional Nursing Concepts: Mental Health Across the Lifespan2
 NURS 3731 Professional Nursing Concepts: Mental Health Across the Lifespan Clinical2
 NURS 4810 Professional Nursing Leadership in Microsystems2
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
NURS 4230 Professional Nursing Concepts: Chronic and Complex Conditions5NURS 4910 Professional Nursing Leadership in Complex Systems3
NURS 4231 Professional Nursing Concepts: Chronic and Complex Conditions - Clinical5NURS 4911 Leadership Practicum2
NURS 4290 Evidence Based Practice2NURS 4920 Transitions to Professional Nursing2
Elective (optional-major)0-2NURS 4921 Nursing Practice Preceptorship5
 NURS 4930 Community Assessment Project1
 UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0

Spring Admission

Junior
SpringHours
NURS 3110 Theoretical Concepts of Professional Nursing Practice3
NURS 3120 Nursing Pathophysiology3
NURS 3130 Evidence Based Skills, Assessment, and Health Promotion4
NURS 3141 Concepts and Evidence Based Skills for Professional Clinical Practice3
Junior
SummerHoursFallHours
NURS 3210 Nursing Pharmacology3NURS 3330 Professional Nursing Concepts in the Childbearing Family and Reproductive Health4
NURS 3230 Professional Nursing Concepts: Acute Care Across the Lifespan6NURS 3331 Professional Nursing Concepts in the Childbearing Family and Reproductive Health - Clinical2
NURS 3231 Professional Nursing Concepts: Acute Care Across the Lifespan - Clinical4Elective Optional Major0-2
 NURS 3730 Professional Nursing Concepts: Mental Health Across the Lifespan2
 NURS 3731 Professional Nursing Concepts: Mental Health Across the Lifespan Clinical2
 NURS 4810 Professional Nursing Leadership in Microsystems2
Senior
SpringHoursSummerHours
NURS 4230 Professional Nursing Concepts: Chronic and Complex Conditions5NURS 4910 Professional Nursing Leadership in Complex Systems3
NURS 4231 Professional Nursing Concepts: Chronic and Complex Conditions - Clinical5NURS 4911 Leadership Practicum2
NURS 4290 Evidence Based Practice2NURS 4920 Transitions to Professional Nursing2
 NURS 4921 Nursing Practice Preceptorship5
 NURS 4930 Community Assessment Project1
 UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0

TOTAL HOURS - 125-127

Curriculum guides for the junior and senior year vary according to semester of admission to professional program.

1  Students must choose between PSYC 2010 or SOCY 1000 for at least 3 hrs if their social science credit.

2  Must have  History sequence and one Literature course OR a Literature sequence and one History course.

3  Students who have AP or transfer credit for US History must complete one of the following: ECON 2020, ECON 2030,  POLI 1050, or POLI 1090 as a social science.

**Students must make a "C" or better in all PNUR and NURS courses**