ADN Program Overview

Upon completion of the following requirements, Stanbridge University will confer the Associate of Science in Nursing degree:

1780.5 Clock Hours/119.5 Quarter Credit Hours (The approximate time to complete the program will vary according to the start and end dates of a cohort and ranges from 24 – 25 months, including school and national holidays, breaks between terms, a one-week break at Thanksgiving and a two-week break in December.)

Quarter Hours of Credit: Minimum 119.5 quarter hours of credit

Scholarship requirements: A minimum of a “C+” in the theory component and a Pass in the clinical component of each nursing course; a minimum of a “B” in all prerequisite science courses and a minimum of a “C” in the prerequisite English and Algebra courses and the co-requisite (i.e., general education) courses; a cumulative GPA of “C+” or above in the program; and a minimum score of 92% predicted probability in the ATI exit predictor on the first attempt at the end of NUR 1800. This test correlates with a high probability of passing NCLEX.

Course Number and Title Classroom/ Lecture Clock HoursClinical Education Clock HoursLab Clock HoursTotal Credit HoursExternship HoursEligible for Credit Transfer
SCI 1030 Human Anatomy400406 Yes
SCI 1050 General Microbiology500557.5 Yes
SCI 1040 Human Physiology400406 Yes
*ENG 1060 English Composition45004.5 Yes
MATH 1010 College Algebra I40004 Yes
NUR 1100 Fundamentals of Nursing I5064268 No
NUR 1101 Medication Administration 0013.51.5 No
*NUR 1060 Gerontology24002.5 No
NUR 1200 Fundamentals of Nursing II254504 No
NUR 1201 Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing453606.5 No
*PSY 1020 Developmental Psychology45004.5 Yes
NUR 1300 Medical-Surgical Nursing I701203212 No
NUR 1400 Medical-Surgical Nursing II70891610.5 No
NUR 1500 Maternal and Newborn Nursing5063127.5 No
ENG 1050 Fundamentals of Speech Communication45004.5 Yes
NUR 1600 Family and Child Nursing5063127.5 No
*SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology45004.5 Yes
NUR 1700 Advanced Nursing I5074168 No
NUR 1800 Advanced Nursing II601081210 No
NUR 1900 NCLEX-RN Review and Exam0000No
* Online Course

Employment/Job Title:           Registered Nurse