Nursing Associate in Applied Science

Program of Study

Course Code Course Description Hours
Summer Semester (Only one of the four course options are required)

* Approval required for 4hr Chemistry w/ Lab — See Nursing Advisor

CHEM 1215 or CHEM 1315 General Chemistry w/ Lab 5
CHEM 1215 or CHEM 1315* General Chemistry w/ Lab 4
Total 4-5
Freshman 1st Semester
NURS 1115/1121 Fundamentals of Nursing/Clinical Experience 6
ZOOL 2134 Anatomy w/ Lab 4
ENGL 1113 English Composition I 3
PSY 1113 Elements of Psychology 3
Total 16
Freshman 2nd Semester
NURS 1223/1211 Adult Health Problems/Clinical Experience 4
NURS 1233/1241 Parental Child Nursing/Clinical Experience 4
ZOOL 2144 Physiology w/ Lab 4
ENGL 1213 English Composition II 3
PSY 2163 Developmental Psychology 3
Total 18
Sophomore 1st Semester
NURS 2137/2131 Complex Adult Health/Clinical Experience 8
MICR 2134 Introduction to Microbiology w/ Lab 4
SOC 1113 Introduction to Sociology 3
POLS 1113 U.S. Government 3
Total 18
Sophomore 2nd Semester
NURS 2243/2241 Care of the Psychiatric Patient/Clinical Experience 4
NURS 2255/2261 Leadership & Mgmt in Nursing/Clinical Experience 6
HIST 1483 or HIST 1493 U.S. History to 1877 or 1877 to Present 3
Total 13

General Requirements: Total hours to complete degree 69-70 • Minimum 2.5 GPA 

Program Description:

 A student is not eligible to enroll in Nursing courses until he or she is accepted into the program.

NOTE: Nursing courses are divided into theory, laboratory, and clinical components. A satisfactory standard of performance must be maintained in all components of each nursing course. If a student has unsatisfactory performance in theory, laboratory, or clinical, a passing grade will not be assigned to any component. Student must pass required standardized exit exam within three attempts to receive a passing grade and graduate from the Nursing Program.