Nursing

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Health Technology: Nursing Major

Full-time Curriculum

See: Approved general education courses for A.A.S. programs

(Course Number, Course Title, Credits)

Fall Semester

  • ENG 111 College Composition I, 3 cr
  • BIO 141 Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr
  • NSG 100 Introduction to Nursing Concepts, 4 cr
    or
    NSG 115 Healthcare Concepts for Transition, (4 cr)
  • NSG 106 Competencies for Nursing Practice, 2 cr
  • NSG 130 Professional Nursing Concepts, 1 cr
  • NSG 200 Health Promotion and Assessment, 3 cr
  • SDV Student Development, 1 cr

Semester Credits: 18

Spring Semester

  • ENG 112 College Composition II, 3 cr
  • BIO 142 Human Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr
  • NSG 152 Health Care Participant, 3 cr
  • NSG 170 Health/Illness Concepts, 6 cr

Semester Credits: 16

Summer Semester

  • Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts Elective, 3 cr
  • BIO 150 Introductory Microbiology, 4 cr

Semester Credits: 7

Fall Semester

  • NSG 210 Health Care Concepts I, 5 cr
  • NSG 211 Health Care Concepts II,  5 cr
  • PSY 230 Developmental Psychology, 3 cr

Semester Credits: 13

Spring Semester (5th semester)

  • NSG 230 Advanced Professional Concepts, 2 cr
  • NSG 252 Complex Health Care Concepts, 4 cr
  • NSG 270 Capstone Clinical, 4 cr
  • SOC 215 Sociology of the Family, 3 cr

Semester Credits: 13

Total credits required: 67

LPN-RN Transition Curriculum

Pre-Clinical Studies for LPN Students

  • BIO 141 Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr
  • BIO 142: Human Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr
  • BIO 150 Introductory Microbiology, 4 cr
  • ENG 111 College Composition I, 3 cr
  • ENG 112 College Composition II, 3 cr
  • Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts Elective, 3 cr
  • PSY 230 Developmental Psychology, 3 cr
  • SDV Student Development, 1 cr
  • SOC 215 Sociology of the Family, 3 cr

Pre-Clinical Credits: 28

Clinical Component: 3 semesters

Summer
  • NSG 115 Healthcare Concepts for Transition, 4 cr
  • NSG 200 Health Promotion and Assessment, 3 cr

Semester Credits: 7

Fall
  • NSG 210 Health Care Concepts I, 5 cr
  • NSG 211 Health Care Concepts II, 5 cr

Semester Credits: 10

Spring
  • NSG 230 Advanced Professional Concepts, 2 cr
  • NSG 252 Complex Health Care Concepts, 4 cr
  • NSG 270 Capstone Clinical, 4 cr

Semester Credits: 10

Total credits required: 55*

*12 credits of Credit for Prior Learning will complete the number of credits. LPNs who qualify for this option do not take NSG 106, NSG 130, NSG 152 and
NSG 170.