What is the total number of credits for the B.S. in Nursing?

February 8th, 2011 by Tim

The total number of credits for the B.S. is 120.

Department of Nursing
Baccalaureate (BS) Nursing Curriculum
(Effective Fall 2016)
Year One Credits
EN 1200 Composition 3
IS 1111 The First Year Seminar:
Critical Thinking and the Nature of Inquiry 3
MA 2300 Statistics I (MATH) 3
BI 2110 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3
BI 2120 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3
BI 2130 Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I 1
BI 2140 Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory II 1
PS 2010 Introduction to General Psychology 3
CTDI Creative Thought Directions 6
PPDI Past and Present Directions 6
Total credits: 32
Year Two Credits
NR 2100 Foundations of Professional Nursing 3
NR 2300 Biochemistry for Nurses 3
NR 2500 Health Assessment 2
NR 2700 Pathophysiology 3
BI 2340 Microbiology for Nurses 4
PS 2050 Life-Span Developmental Psychology 3
SSDI Self and Society Directions 6
Electives 6
Total credits: 30
Year Three Credits
NR 3020 Introduction to Patient-Centered Care (DICO) 3
NR 3025 Pharmacology 3
NR 3035 Care of Children 2
NR 3052 Clinical Applications of Patient-Centered Care 4
NR 3054 Clinical Application Pediatric Wellness and Illness 2
NR 3057 Clinical Application of Community Based Care 2
NR 3065 Leadership, Collaboration, and Quality in Health Care Systems
(TECO) 4
NR 3070 Health and Wellness of Older Adults (WECO) 3
NR 4020 Global Health and Population-Based Health Care (GACO) 3
Total credits: 26
Summer Credits
NR 3059 Clinical Evidence-Based Practice in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 2
NR 3085 NCLEX-RN Success 1 2
NR 3092 Evidence-Based Practice in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing 3
Total credits: 7
Year Four Credits
NR 3094 Evidence-Based Practice in Medical Surgical Nursing 3
NR 4015 Maternal and Newborn Care 2
NR 4050 Nursing Leadership for Acute Care Nursing (INCO) 3
NR 4055 Clinical Application of Evidence-Based Practice 2
NR 4057 Clinical Application of Maternal and Newborn Care 2
NR 4060 Research Process and Evidence-Based Practice (QRCO) (WRCO) 3
NR 4073 NCLEX-RN Success II 1
NR 4082 Leadership and Quality Improvement in Clinical Settings 6
Elective 3
Total credits: 25
Total 120

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