LPN to BSN Program

LPN to BSN Prerequisite and Required Courses

Prerequisite Courses Credit Hours
Humanities Electives 6
Music, Theater, or Art 3
Introduction to Psychology 3
Introduction to Sociology 3
Cultural Anthropology 3
Biology with Lab 4-5
Anatomy with Lab 4
Physiology with Lab 4
General Chemistry with Lab 4-5
Microbiology with Lab 4
Pathophysiology 4
Human Growth & Development 3 (LPN credit)
Nutrition 3 (LPN credit)
Statistics 3
Unrestricted electives 2-6
   
University Requirements  
Freshman Composition 3
Junior Composition 3
Lifetime Wellness 2
College Algebra 3
   
Qualified LPN students will receive credit for the following courses:
Nutrition 3
Human Growth & Development 3
Fundamentals of Nursing Practice/Practicum 6
*Course descriptions available in the University Catalog

Courses in the Nursing Major

58 Credit Hours
Required Nursing Courses Credit Hours
NU 306 Health Assessment/Promotion 4
NU 311 Fund. Nsg. Practice/Practicum 6 (LPN credit)
NU 316 Pharmacology/lab 3
NU 318 Professional Transformation 1
NU 325 Informatics 2
NU 328 Evidence Based Nursing 2
NU 356 Maternal, Women, Newborn Nursing Practicum 3
NU 386 Nursing of Older Adults/Practicum 6
NU Elective 2
NU 441 Adult Medical/Surgical Integrated Seminar 1
NU 446 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing/Practicum 5
NU 450 Leadership, Management, and Health Policy 3
NU 456 Adult Medical/Surgical Nursing and Practicum 7
NU 462 Quality/Safety in Health Care 2
NU 465 Clinical Prevention and Population Health/Practicum 4
NU 468 Pediatric Medical/Surgical Nursing/Practicum 3
NU 494 Capstone/Seminar 4

*Course descriptions available in the University Catalog