The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Degree Completion) program is 90 quarter credits completed over 23-24 months on the Standard Track and 12-13 months on the Accelerated Track. The program is designed to be completed primarily online with clinical hours in the Community Health and Advanced Physical Assessment classes. The courses are tailored to the needs of today’s competitive healthcare employers and designed to challenge and refine the student as a nurse. There are a comprehensive set of nursing and general education courses, including Advanced Physical Assessment, Pathopharmacology, Evidence-based Practice, and Healthcare Informatics.
|Course Number and Title||Classroom/ Lecture Clock Hours||Clinical Education Clock Hours||Lab Clock Hours||Total Credit Hours||Externship Hours||Eligible for Credit Transfer|
|NUR 3013 Role Transformation in Nursing||50||0||4||Yes|
|NUR 3023 Health Promotion through the Life Cycle||60||0||6||Yes|
|NUR 3033 Theoretical Models of Nursing||50||0||5||Yes|
|NUR 3043 Evidence-Based Practice||50||0||5||Yes|
|NUR 3053 Healthcare Informatics||50||0||5||Yes|
|NUR 3063 Principles of Teaching||50||0||4||Yes|
|NUR 3073A Pathopharmacology I||60||0||6||Yes|
|NUR 3073B Pathopharmacology II||60||0||6||Yes|
|NUR 4013 Ethics in the Life Sciences||50||0||5||Yes|
|NUR 4023 Leadership and Management||60||0||6||Yes|
|NUR 4033 Advanced Physical Assessment†||50||32||6||No|
|NUR 4043 Community-Based Nursing††||60||75||8||No|
|NUR 4053 Nursing Research||50||0||5||No|
|NUR 4103 Capstone||50||0||5||No|
|COM 3010 Business Communication in Healthcare||40||0||4||Yes|
|MATH 3010 Statistics for the Social Sciences||60||0||6||Yes|
|SOC 3010 Cultural Identity and Diversity||40||0||4||Yes|
†NUR 4033 includes a virtual clinical component, which is not included in the cost of the program.
††NUR 4043 includes a clinical component of 75 hours.
|Employment/Job Title:||Registered Nurse (RN), Staff RN (Staff Registered Nurse), Director of Nursing, Staff Nurse, Charge Nurse, Relief Charge Nurse, Nurse Educator, Director of Staff Development.|