Sample Course Outline

Sample Course Outline

Core Component Area and Semester Credit Hours Required

Course Number, Title, and Semester Credit Hour

*Preferred core course

Life and Physical Sciences (6)

BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4)

BIOL 2402 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4)

Communication (6)

ENGL 1302 Composition II (3)

SPCH 1311, 1315, or 1321 (3)

Mathematics (3) MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods (3)*
Language, Philosophy & Culture (3) PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics (3)*
American History (6)

HIST 1301 United States History I (3)

HIST 1302 United States History II (3)

Government/Political Science (6)

GOVT 2305 Federal Government (3)

GOVT 2306 Texas Government (3)

Creative Arts (3) From Course Options: ARCH 1301, ARCH 1302, ARTS 1301, ARTS 1303, ARTS 1304, DANC 2302, DRAM 1310, DRAM 2361, DRAM 2366, HUMA 1301, HUMA 1305, HUMA 1311, MUSI 1306, MUSI 1307, MUSI 1310
Social and Behavioral Science (3) PSYC 2301 General Psychology
Component Area Option (6) CHEM 1406 Basic Chemistry (4) - includes the two extra hours from the Life and Physical Sciences Component
TOTAL Core 42 Core Hours
Nursing Program Requirements

PSYC 2314 Growth and Development Across the Lifespan (3)

BIOL 2420 Microbiology (4)

ENGL 1301 Composition I (3)

Free Elective

Recommended

  • HPRS 2201 Pathophysiology (2)

Other options:

  • EDUC 1100 Learning Frameworks (1)
  • KINE 1164 Introduction to Fitness and Wellness (1)
TOTAL General Educational Core and Nursing Program Required Hours 54
Associate Nursing Degree Credit Hours Earned 36
Subtotal 90
semester credit hours earned PRIOR TO admission into RN to BSN Program

 

RN to BSN Courses RN to BSN Course Titles
NURS 3350 Transition to the BSN Role
NURS 3351 Introduction to Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
NURS 3301 Health Assessment for the RN
NURS 3353 Informatics and Technology in Healthcare
NURS 3313 Comprehensive Pathophysiology
NURS 4355 Community and Public Health Nursing
NURS 4326 Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare
NURS 4160 Community and Public Health Nursing- Clinical
NURS 4457 Leadership and Management
NURS 4161 Leadership and Management- Clinical
NURS 4354 Professional Project
Total Program Hours 120
Semester Credit Hours Required to Graduate

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