Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Course Sequence

Additional information about this schedule is in the BSN Fact Sheet.

Freshman Year

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
BIOL 140 Human Anatomy & Physiology I* 3 BIOL 142 Human Anatomy & Physiology II* 3
BIOL 141 Human Anatomy & Physiology Lab I* 1 BIOL 143 Human Anatomy & Physiology Lab II* 1
Second Language I 3 Second Language II 3
SOCI 101 Introduction to Sociology OR
SOCW 167 Survey of Society Social Work
3 MATH Elective* (required for nursing) 3
CORE 100 First Yr. Seminar OR
THEO 111 Theological Foundations
3 CORE 100 First Yr. Seminar OR
THEO 111 Theological Foundations
3
CORE 101 First Yr. Co-Curricular Program I 0 CORE 102 First Yr, Co-Curricular Program II 0
NURS 130 Ways of Knowing 3 NURS 132 Health & Culture I 3
Total 16 Total 16

*These courses must be taken in the semester indicated

Sophomore

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
CHEM 150 Physiological Chemistry* 3 NURS 364 Pathophysiology* 3
CHEM 151 Physiological Chemistry Lab* 1 BIOL 200 Microbiology* 3
ENGL Literature Elective 3 BIOL 201 Microbiology Lab* 1
ENGL 101 Composition OR
ENGL 115 Rhetoric
3 Historical Perspectives Elective 3
NURS 224 Nursing Therapeutics I* 4 NURS 230 Nursing Therapeutics II* 4
NURS 225 Nursing Therapeutics I Practicum* 2 NURS 231 Nursing Therapeutics II Practicum* 2
Total 16 Total 16

*These courses must be taken in the semester indicated.
 

Junior

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Theological Perspectives Elective 3 PHIL 200 Philosophical Perspectives 3
ENGLl/CLAS/SPAN/FREN 205
Lit. & Moral Imagination
3 PSYC 277 Abnormal Psychology* 3
Math Perspectives MATH 116 OR MATH 156 (Statistics) 3 NURS 370 Nursing Research 3
NURS 360 Adult Transitions 4 NURS 372 Families in Transitions* 4
NURS 361 Adult Transitions Practicum 4 NURS 373 Families in Transitions* Practicum 4
Total 17 Total 17

*These courses must be taken in the semester indicated

Senior

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Humanities Elective 3 NURS 472 Care of the Complex Client* 4
Creative Perspectives Elective 3 NURS 473 Care of the Complex Client Practicum* 4
NURS 450 Mental Health Nursing* 1 NURS 498 Senior Nursing Seminar* 3
NURS 451 Mental Health Nursing Practicum* 1 NURS Elective 3
NURS 470 Community Health Nursing* 3    
NURS 471 Community Health Nursing Practicum* 3    
Total 14 Total 14