Nursing: Requirements for the Major

Program Requirements

General Education, 18 credits

Fine Arts, 3 credits

Humanities, 9 credits

World Culture, 3 credits

Ethnic Studies, 3 credits

Social Sciences *

Natural Sciences *

Nursing Support, minimum of 12 credits

Written Communication, 3 credits

Therapeutic Nursing Intervention Electives, 6 credits

Statistics, 3 credits

Speech *

Chemistry **

Critical Thinking Elective ***

Lower-Level Nursing *

Upper-Level Nursing, 30 credits

NURSING 317 Health Assessment, 4 credit

NURSING 341 Theoretical Foundations, 4 credits

NURSING 434 Nursing Research, 3 credits

NURSING 437 Management and Leadership, 4 credits

NURSING 444 Community Health Nursing, 3 credits

NURSING 445 Community Health Nursing Practicum, 3 credits

NURSING 451 Synthesis for Nursing Practice, 3 credits

NURSING 492 Nursing Special Topics, 6 credits

* Satisfied by articulation agreements/transfer credits.

** Chemistry is required beginning September 1, 2007, if no previous college-level chemistry.

***Critical thinking elective can be satisfied by certain humanities courses such as philosophy, or taken as a separate course.