2 1/2 – 3 year Curriculum Plan

Year I

CreditsClass HoursClinical/Lab HoursTotal Course Hours
Semester I and/or II;
Summer I/II (Optional)
Non-Nursing courses
BI105 A&P I/Lab4453075
BI106 A&P II/Lab4453075
BI108 General Microbiology/Lab4453075
PS233 Introduction to Human Development34545
*SO201 Introduction to Sociology34545
*MA210 Statistics34545
*EN105 Writing Seminar34545
*EN106 Critical Reading, Thinking and Writing34545
*ID304 Exploring Ethics34545
Year II
Semester I - 15 weeks
NU101 Foundations of Nursing Practice990135225
Semester II - 15 weeks
NU102 Adult Nursing Practice1090180270
*NU404 Concepts & Challenges in Professional Practice (may be taken any time after NU102)34545
Year III
Semester I - 15 weeks
NU201 Family-Focused Nursing Practice1090180270
Semester II - 15 weeks
NU202 Comprehensive Nursing Practice1190225315
Curriculum Total738108101620

1.   Courses must be completed in accordance with the Prerequisites/Corequisites Policy. +NU404 may be taken after   the completion of the NU102 nursing course.

++NU 404 must be taken prior to or concurrent with NU 201. *EN 105, *EN 106, *SO201 and *MA 210 may be taken at any time prior to graduation.

2. Day Division Program may be taken over a three-year period in a part-time pattern, beginning with prerequisite non-nursing courses.

3. Most non-nursing courses may be offered in Summer I or II sessions.


The relationship of course/credit hours to clock hours is as follows:

1 academic hour of theory/week = 1 course credit

2-3 hours non-nursing course laboratory/week = 1 course credit

3 hours nursing clinical/laboratory experience/week = 1 course credit