Skip to main content
Close Search

Required Courses

Accelerated B.S.N. Program

These tools are available to help you prepare, plan and complete your degree in a timely manner.

Academic Advising Guide Sheet

The academic advising guide sheet promotes student success by guiding all students to timely completion their degree. The plan also help students prepare for meetings with their academic advisor and track their progress in the program. Students are encouraged to be familiar with required courses for their academic program and how they fit into the overall plan. Students should also update and review their plans at the end of each semester to identify which courses they need to take.

Accelerated B.S.N. Guide Sheet

Required Courses

This curriculum is for students meeting the 2020-21 and after catalog requirements. For course descriptions, visit the Academic Catalog. Five of the nine pre-nursing courses must be completed at the time of application, and students may only have eight credits left to complete during the semester prior to the start of the program. All pre-nursing and general education courses must be completed and transcripts submitted prior to the start of the program. For details about coursework requirements and policies see the eligibility requirements.

Pre-Nursing Courses

  • HDFS 210 Lifespan Development (3 credits)
  • SOC 100, 150 or 240 (3 credits)
  • CHEM 106/106L or CHEM 112/112L (4 credits)
  • CHEM 108/L (5 credits) or CHEM 114/L (4 credits + 1 credit elective)
  • BIOL 221/221L Human Anatomy/Lab (4 credits)
  • BIOL 325/325L Physiology/Lab (4 credits)
  • MICR 231/231L General Microbiology/Lab (4 credits)
  • NUTR 315 Human Nutrition (3 credits)
  • PSYC 101 General Psychology (3 credits)

General Education

  • NURS 119 First-Year Seminar (2 credits)
  • ENGL 101 Composition I (3 credits)
  • ENGL 201 Composition II (3 credits)
  • SPCM 101 or 215 (3 credits)
  • SGR Goal 4 Humanities & Arts/Diversity (6 credits)
  • SGR Goal 5 Mathematics (3 credits)

Nursing Major Requirements

  • NURS 234 Patient-Centered Care Concepts I (3 credits)
  • NURS 235 Clinical Application I (2 credits)
  • NURS 258/L Nursing Principles and Application I: Assess & Intervention (3 credits)
  • NURS 272 Professional Nursing Concepts I (2 credits)
  • NURS 323 Pathophysiology (3 credits)
  • NURS 322 Pharmacology (3 credits)
  • NURS 334 Patient-Centered Care Concepts II (5 credits)
  • NURS 335 Clinical Application II (3 credits)
  • NURS 358/L Nursing Principles & Application II: Interventions (3 credits)
  • NURS 344 Patient-Centered Care Concepts II (5 credits)
  • NURS 345 Clinical Application II (3 credits)
  • NURS 347 Concept Synthesis I (1 credit)
  • NURS 360 Research and Evidence Based Practice (3 credits)
  • NURS 372 Professional Nursing Concepts II (2 credits)
  • NURS 434 Patient-Centered Care Concepts IV (5 credits)
  • NURS 435 Clinical Application IV (4 credits)
  • NURS 437 Concept Synthesis II (1 credit)
  • NURS 444/L Population-Centered Care Concepts (3 credits)
  • NURS 472 Professional Nursing Concepts II (3 credits)
  • NURS 495 Practicum Capstone (4 credits)