B.S.N. - Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Pre-Licensure (NU.PL.BSN)

Major Requirements/Pre-Licensure (44 credits)
NU-201Foundations of Nursing Practice I6
NU-201LNursing I Lab0
NU-201PNursing I Practicum0
NU-202Nursing II,Medical Surgical Nursing I6
NU-202LMedical Surgical Nursing I Lab0
NU-202PNursing II Practicum,Medical Surgical Nursing I Practicum0
NU-206Introduction to Pharmacology for Nurses3
NU-307Medical Surgical Nursing II6
NU-307PMedical Surgical Nursing II Practicum0
NU-308Maternal, Pediatric, and Newborn Nursing6
NU-308PMaternal, Pediatric, and Newborn Nursing Practicum0
NU-380Nutrition and Health3
NU-490Transition to Professional Practice 16
NU-490PTransition to Professional Practice Practicum0
NU-492Mental Health Tertiary Care5
NU-492PMental Health Practicum0
Major Requirements/Nursing (24 credits) 2
NU-311Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing3
NU-312Individual Health Assessment3
NU-355Research Methods in Nursing3
NU-360Transcultural Health3
(NU-360 satisfies Cultural Diversity (CD) in General Education)
NU-390Nursing Care of the Aging Adult3
NU-400Population Focused Care 16
NU-400PPopulation Focused Care Practicum0
NU-450Leadership in Nursing and Healthcare 13
Interdisciplinary Requirements (28 credits)
MA-151Statistics with Applications3
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
BY-107Microbiology in Health and Disease4
BY-111Anatomy and Physiology I4
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II4
(BY-111 and BY-112 satisfy Natural Science (NS) in General Education)
CE-109Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry4
3 Credits of a World Language3
(Satisfies Gen*ed World Language Requirement)
Free Electives (0 credits)
The number of free electives, if any, will be determined in consultation with your advisor.0
General Education Requirements (24 credits) 2
Complete 24 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 224
Total Credits120


  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.

Sequence Chart

First Year
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
BY-111 Anatomy and Physiology I (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)4BY-112 Anatomy and Physiology II (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)4
PY-103 Introduction to Psychology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV))3SO-101 Introduction to Sociology3
Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3.0FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3.0Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3
Semester Credits16Semester Credits16
Second Year
NU-360 Transcultural Health3NU-311 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing3
MA-151 Statistics with Applications3NU-205 Pathophysiology3
BY-107 Microbiology in Health and Disease4EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3
NU-380 Nutrition and Health3CE-109 Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry4
 Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3
Semester Credits13Semester Credits16
Third Year
NU-201 Foundations of Nursing Practice I6NU-202 Nursing II,Medical Surgical Nursing I6
NU-201L Nursing I Lab0NU-202L Medical Surgical Nursing I Lab0
NU-201P Nursing I Practicum0NU-202P Nursing II Practicum,Medical Surgical Nursing I Practicum0
NU-312 Individual Health Assessment3NU-355 Research Methods in Nursing3
NU-206 Introduction to Pharmacology for Nurses3NU-308 Maternal, Pediatric, and Newborn Nursing6
NU-390 Nursing Care of the Aging Adult3NU-308P Maternal, Pediatric, and Newborn Nursing Practicum0
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
NU-307 Medical Surgical Nursing II6NU-400 Population Focused Care (Gen*Ed Experiential Education (ExEd)6
NU-307P Medical Surgical Nursing II Practicum0NU-400P Population Focused Care Practicum0
NU-492 Mental Health Tertiary Care5NU-450 Leadership in Nursing and Healthcare3
NU-492P Mental Health Practicum0NU-490 Transition to Professional Practice (Includes registration in NU-498P)6
PR-4xx Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3NU-490P Transition to Professional Practice Practicum0
Semester Credits14Semester Credits15
Total Credits 120