Associate Degree in Nursing Program Requirements

PREREQUISITE COURSES

10 Credit Hours

CREDIT HOURS

BIOL 2224 Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab (no time limit)

4

ENGL 1113 Composition I (no time limit)

3

MATH 1143 College Algebra OR Quantitative Literacy

3

CO-REQUISITE COURSES

17 Credit Hours

 

BIOL 2244 Microbiology with Lab (no time limit)

4

ENGL 1213 Composition II (no time limit)

3

BIOL 2234 Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab (no time limit)

4

PSYC 1113 General Psychology (no time limit)

3

DATA 1123 Fundamentals of Information Technology

3

(Fundamentals of Information Technology must be within the past 10 years)

 

TOTAL

27 Credits

 

*Students who plan to pursue a four-year degree should take College Algebra or Quantitative Literacy. Math for Nurses or Pharmacology Dosage Calculation completed in the PN program will count towards the RN program prerequisite.

 

NURSING COURSES

January Entry

1st Semester

Credit Hours

RNUR 2008 - Registered Nursing Process I

RNUR 2014 - Registered Nursing Process II

8

4

Total Semester Hours

12

2nd Semester

 

RNUR 2019 - Registered Nursing Process III

9

Total Semester Hours

9

3rd Semester

 

RNUR 2212 - Registered Nursing Process IV

12

Total Semester Hours

12

Total Program Credit Hours

33

 

Total Program Theory Hours

25

Total Program Clinical Hours

8

 

May Entry

1st Semester

Credit Hours

RNUR 2008 - Registered Nursing Process I

8

Total Semester Hours

8

2nd Semester

 

RNUR 2014 - Registered Nursing Process II

RNUR 2019-Registered Nursing Process III

4

9

Total Semester Hours

13

3rd Semester

 

RNUR 2212 - Registered Nursing Process IV

12

Total Semester Hours

12

Total Program Credit Hours

33

 

Total Program Theory Hours

25

Total Program Clinical Hours

8

Graduation Requirements:

Students must achieve a 900 on the HESI Exit examination in order to complete requirements for RNUR 2212. The student has three chances to take. After the third attempt the student does not pass the course and has the option to repeat the class.

COMPLETION AWARD: Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing (AAS)