Suggested Plan of Study (beginning freshman)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester:

  • CORE 110 The Question of Truth (3-0-3)
  • BIBL 101 Jesus: His Life and Teachings (3-0-3)
  • CHEM 113 Introductory Chemistry (3-0-3)
  • ENGL 111 Composition and Rhetoric (3-0-3)
  • PEAC 100 Lifetime Wellness (1-2-1)
  • MATH 123 Introduction to Probability and Statistics (3-0-3)

Spring Semester:

  • FL or Cultural Competency (3-0-3)
  • BIBL 102 Early Christians: Life, Literature and Community(3-0-3)
  • CHEM 114 Introductory Organic and Biological Chemistry(3-0-3) or
  • NUTR 120 Nutrition and Wellness (3-0-3) or NUTR 221 Introductory Nutrition (3-0-3)
  • ENGL 112 Composition and Literature (3-0-3)
  • Social Science (3-0-3)
  • PEAC Activity (0-3-1)

Summer:

  • General Education (2)
Sophomore Year

Fall Semester:

  • BIBL 211 Message of the Old Testament (3-0-3)
  • BIOL 291/293 Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab (3-0-3), (1-2-1)
    BIOL 353/354 Microbiology with Lab (3-0-3), (1-2-1)
  • ENGL Sophomore Literature (3-0-3)
  • PSYC 232 Developmental Psychology (3-0-3)
  • PEAC Activity (0-3-1)

Spring Semester:

  • BIOL 292/294 Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab (3-0-3), (1-2-1)
    COMS 211 Intermediate Speech & Rhetoric (3-0-3)
  • CORE 210 Human Identity and Community (3-0-3)
  • NURS 250 Applied Pathophysiology (3-0-3)
  • Elective (3-0-3)
Junior Year

Fall Semester:

  • NURS 320 Evidence-Based Gerontologic Nursing (2-0-2)
  • NURS 330 Pharmacology in Nursing (3-0-3)
  • NURS 350 Clinical Skills I: Fundamentals of Nursing (0-12-4) 
  • NURS 351 Nursing Assessment and Diagnostics (3-0-3)
  • NURS 352 Evidence-Based Fundamentals of Nursing (3-0-3)

Spring Semester:

  • NURS 360 Clinical Skills II: Acute Medical-Surgical Nursing (0-12-4)
  • NURS 361 Evidence-Based Acute Medical-Surgical Nursing (4-0-4)
  • NURS 370 Clinical Skills II: Community and Population Health (0-6-2)
  • NURS 371 Evidence-Based Community and Population Health (2-0-2)
  • NURS 380 Nursing Research for Evidence-Based Practice (3-0-3)
Senior Year

Fall Semester:

  • NURS 430 Clinical Skills III: Mental Health Nursing (0-6-2)
  • NURS 431 Evidence-Based Mental Health Nursing (2-0-2)
  • NURS 450 Clinical Skills III: Maternity and Pediatric Nursing (0-12-4)
  • NURS 453 Evidence-Based Maternity and Pediatric Nursing (4-0-4)
  • BCOR 310 The Search for Meaning (3-0-3)

Spring Semester:

  • NURS 464 Nursing Leadership and Management (3-0-3)
  • NURS 475 Clinical Skills IV: Advanced Nursing Care (0-18-6)
  • NURS 476 Evidence-Based Advanced Medical-Surgical Nursing (3-0-3)
  • NURS 498 Nursing Capstone (3-0-3)
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