BSN - Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Pre-Licensure

Major Requirements/Pre-Licensure (33 credits)
NU-201Nursing I 16
NU-202Nursing II 16
NU-203Nursing III 16
NU-204Nursing IV 16
NU-205Pathophysiology 13
NU-206Introduction to Pharmacology for Nurses 13
NU-380Nutrition and Health3
Major Requirements/Nursing (30 credits)
NU-311Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing3
NU-312Individual Health Assessment3
NU-355Research Methods in Nursing3
NU-360Transcultural Health3
NU-365Wisdom, Wellness and Aging3
NU-413Community Health Nursing I: Nursing of the Young Family3
NU-414Community Health Nursing II: Nursing of Communities3
NU-415Community Health Nursing Laboratory 13
NU-440Health Policy3
NU-450Nursing for the Future 13
Interdisciplinary Requirements (35 credits)
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
BY-107Microbiology in Health and Disease 14
BY-111Anatomy and Physiology I 14
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II 14
CE-109Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry 14
HE-200Becoming a Home Health Aide 1, 24
Select 9 credits of Guided Electives from courses designated with Course Type: NU.EL (strongly recommended NU-476) 39
General Education Requirements (30-33 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Select 3 credits from Mathematics (MA) (excluding MA-050 and MA-101) 3
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with BY-111 and BY-1120
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Select one of the following: NU-100, HE-100 or IT-1003
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Major with NU-4130
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with SO-1010
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with PY-1030
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language (partially fulfilled with NU-360)3-6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Nursing (NU) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
1

Minimum Grade of C+ required

2

Graduates of Diploma and Associate Degree Programs will be able to substitute this requirement with approval from Department Chair.

3

It is strongly recommended that Graduates of Diploma and Associate Degree Programs select these courses as NU.EL Electives.

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • In order to be eligible for graduation honors, 57 credits MUST be completed at Monmouth University.