Apr 18, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

*NEW Nursing RN to BSN, NU02


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Major Code: NU02 (applicant code NU03)     Bachelor of Science          Summary Program Requirements  

New program begins January 2024

General Education Core 42 Requirements: 26 Credit Hours


  • Area 1A     6 hours Social & Behavioral Sciences - fulfilled by any two: PSY 100 and SOC 110 or ECON 101, 201,202
  • Area 1B     3 hours Civic Engagement - see below for options
  • Area 2A     6 hours Written Communication - see below for options
  • Area 2B     3 hours Oral Communication - see below for options
  • Area 3       7 hours Natural Science 1 with and 1 without lab - fulfilled by BIO 121 and CHEM 121 or CHEM 140
  • Area 4       3 hours Mathematics - fulfilled by MATH 130
  • Area 5A     6 hours Humanities - see below for options
  • Area 5B     3 hours Fine Arts - see below for options
  • Area 5C     3 hours Global Competencies - see below for options
  • Area 5D     2 hours Health and Wellness - see below for options

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Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour


Prior Learning/Electives: 26-27 Credit Hours


As needed to total 120 credit hours

Total Hours: 120


  • Must include at least 39 upper division (300-400 level) credit hours
  • General Education core requirements: area 1A satisfied by PSY 100 and SOC 110 or ECON 101,201, or 202 (6 hrs), area 3 satisfied by CHEM 121 or 140 and BIO 121 (7 hrs), area 4 satisfied by MATH 130
  • #Students will be awarded up to 26 credit hours of nursing credit upon successful completion of NURS 431 and NURS 493. This award for credit is based upon licensure as a Registered Nurse and an Associate or Diploma degree from a regionally or nationally accredited and fully state approved Associate Degree or Diploma Nursing program. Area 1A, 1B, 2A, 3A, 5B and D for a regionally or nationally accredited and fully state approved Associate degree or Diploma Nursing program may be considered for Prior Learning Assessment credit. A pathway fee of $300.00 will be assessed upon completion of NURS 493 Practicum experience. Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology, and Chemistry must have a lab component.

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