Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Curriculum Overview

 

Freshman Level

 
Semester 1
 
16.5 credits
 
Semester 2
 
17.5 credits
COL 110 First Year Seminar   2 cr   Communication   3 cr
COM 101 Composition and Research   3 cr   THE 105 Foundations of Theology   3 cr
PSY 101 Intro to Psychology   3 cr   BIO 108 Human Anatomy and Physiology II   4 cr
BIO 107 Human Anatomy and Physiology I   4 cr   BIO 220 Clinical Microbiology   4 cr
CHE 106 Fundamentals of Chemistry   3 cr   Fine Arts (Art or Music)   3 cr
CHE 109 Fundamental Laboratory
Techniques
  1 cr   NUR 111 Intro to Experiential Nursing Science II
(suggested course)
  0.5 cr
NUR 110 Intro to Experiential Nursing Science I
(suggested course)
  0.5 cr          
                 
       

Sophomore Level

 
Semester 3
 
17 credits
 
Semester 4
 
17 credits
PHI 105 Intro to Philosophy   3 cr   THE 210 Medical Moral Theology   3 cr
BIO 216 Nutrition   3 cr   Foreign Language   3 cr
Foreign Language   3 cr   Literature     3 cr
NUR 209 Found. of Professional Nursing Skills   5 cr   NUR 218 Pharmacology and the Nursing Process   3 cr
NUR 210 Intro to Nursing Practice: Roles and Responsibilities   3 cr   NUR 220 Nursing I: Adult Medical Surgical Clients
  5 cr
                 
                 

Junior Level

 
Semester 5
 
15 credits
 
Semester 6
 
15 credits
History     3 cr   BIO 410 Pathophysiology   3 cr
NUR 311 Health Assessment Across the Lifespan   3 cr   MAT 208 Introductory Statistics   4 cr
NUR 315 Nursing II: Birth and Childhood to Adulthood   9 cr   NUR 312 Transcultural Nursing   3 cr
          NUR 317 Nursing III: Behavioral Health and Chronicity   5 cr
               
                 

Senior Level

 
Semester 7
 
16 credits
 
Semester 8
 
12 credits
PHI or THE
(200-400 Level)
  3 cr   NUR 409 Leadership and Ethical Dimensions for Nursing Practice   3 cr
NUR 408 Intro to Research Methods   3 cr   NUR 417 Nursing Role Synthesis Practicum   6 cr
NUR 410 Nursing IV: Adult and Geriatric Clients   5 cr   NUR 418 Nursing of the Acute and Critically Ill   3 cr
NUR 412 Nursing of the Family and Community   5 cr          
                 
             
Total: 125 credits




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