Nursing Major

BIOL 1107
1107L
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
4
BIOL 1108
1108L
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab
4
BIOL 1151
1151L
Elements of Microbiology
and Elements of Microbiology Lab
4
CHEM 1184
1184L
General Chemistry for Health Science
and General Chemistry for Health Science Lab
4
MATH 1016Concepts of Calculus3
or MATH 1121 Applied Calculus I
MATH 1017Elementary Probability and Statistics3
NURS 1110Introduction to Professional Nursing3
NURS 1112Healthcare Delivery Systems3
NURS 2270
2270L
Health Assessment
and Health Assessment Lab
4
NURS 2272
2272C
Geriatric Nursing
and Geriatric Nursing Clinical
4
NURS 2303Basic Pathophysiology and Pharmacology3
NURS 3301Health and Wellness3
NURS 3305
3305C
Mental Health Nursing
and Mental Health Nursing Clinical
4
NURS 3307
3307L
Fundamentals of Nursing Care
and Fundamentals of Nursing Care Lab
4
NURS 3310Foundations of Research for Evidence Based Practice3
NURS 3312
3312C
Medical Surgical Nursing I
and Medical Surgical Nursing I Clinical
5
NURS 3314
3314C
Maternal and Newborn Nursing
and Maternal and Newborn Nursing Clinical
4
NURS 4321Professional Nursing Leadership3
NURS 4323
4323C
Pediatric Nursing
and Pediatric Nursing Clinical
4
NURS 4325
4325C
Medical Surgical Nursing II
and Medical Surgical Nursing II Clinical
5
NURS 4330Population Health4
NURS 4332
4332C
Transition to Professional Nursing
and Transition to Professional Nursing Clinical
4
PSYC 1110Developmental Psychology for Non-Majors3
Total Credits85

The plan of study below presents a typical four year schedule of courses in the program.

Beginning with the Class of 2023, all undergraduate students will be required to complete the Magis Core Curriculum, which is woven into this plan. Please refer to the Curricula section of this undergraduate catalog for a detailed explanation of the Magis Core.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
BIOL 1107
1107L
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
4
CHEM 1184
1184L
General Chemistry for Health Science
or Concepts of Calculus
3-4
ENGL 1001 Introduction to Rhetoric and Composition 3
HIST or PHIL or RLST Orientation Tier 3
Modern/Classical Language Orientation Tier 3
 Credits16-17
Spring
BIOL 1108
1108L
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab
4
CHEM 1184
1184L
General Chemistry for Health Science
or Concepts of Calculus
3-4
HIST or PHIL or RLST Orientation Tier 3
Literature or Visual and Performing Arts Exploration Tier 3
NURS 1110
Introduction to Professional Nursing
or Healthcare Delivery Systems
3
 Credits16-17
Second Year
Fall
Literature or Visual and Performing Arts Exploration Tier 3
MATH 1017 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
or HIST or PHIL or RLST Orientation Tier
 
NURS 1112
Healthcare Delivery Systems
or Introduction to Professional Nursing
3
NURS 2303 Basic Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 3
PSYC 1110
Developmental Psychology for Non-Majors
or Elements of Microbiology
3
 Credits15
Spring
BIOL 1151
Elements of Microbiology
or Developmental Psychology for Non-Majors
4
HIST or PHIL or RLST Exploration Tier 3
MATH 1017 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
or HIST or PHIL or RLST Orientation Tier
 
NURS 2270 Health Assessment 4
NURS 2272
Geriatric Nursing
or Mental Health Nursing
4
 Credits18
Third Year
Fall
Behavioral and Social Science Exploration Tier 3
HIST or PHIL or RLST Exploration Tier 3
NURS 3301 Health and Wellness 3
NURS 3305
Mental Health Nursing
or Geriatric Nursing
4
NURS 3307 Fundamentals of Nursing Care 4
 Credits17
Spring
Applied Ethics Elective 3
NURS 3310 Foundations of Research for Evidence Based Practice 3
NURS 3312 Medical Surgical Nursing I 5
NURS 3314
Maternal and Newborn Nursing
or Pediatric Nursing
4
 Credits15
Fourth Year
Fall
NURS 4323
Pediatric Nursing
or Maternal and Newborn Nursing
4
NURS 4325 Medical Surgical Nursing II 5
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
NURS 4321 Professional Nursing Leadership 3
NURS 4330 Population Health 4
NURS 4332 Transition to Professional Nursing 4
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Credits17
 Total Credits130