LPN to BSN

L.P.N. students are strongly encouraged to make maximum progress toward completing general education requirements before beginning the nursing sequence.

PrerequisitesBIOL 201 Introductory Microbiology
BIOL 205 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
BIOL 206 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
CHEM 105 Chemistry of Life
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology
PSYC 320 Development Across the Lifespan
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
Year 1
Sophomore 2NURS 260 Professional Foundations I
NURS 270 Health Assessment / Promotion
NURS 280 Pathological Processes
STAT 231 Introductory Statistics
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
Year 2
Junior 1NURS 320 Nursing Competencies II*
NURS 330 Pharmacology & Therapeutic Modalities*
NURS 340 Nursing Situations in Adult Health I*
NURS 350 Nursing Situations in Mental Health
2 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
Junior 2NURS 360 Nursing Research & Informatics
NURS 365 Culturally Congruent Healthcare
NURS 370 Nursing Situations in OB
NURS 380 Nursing Situations in Pediatrics
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
4 Credits
Year 3
Senior 1NURS 420 Leadership & Resource Management
NURS 430 Nursing Situations in Communities
NURS 440 Nursing Situations in Adult Health II
NURS 441 Nursing Situations Seminar
4 Credits
5 Credits
4 Credits
1 Credit
Senior 2NURS 460 Healthcare Systems & Policy
NURS 480 Professional Foundations II
NURS 499 Nursing Synthesis
General Education Program Element (GenEd) or Elective
2 Credits
2 Credits
6 Credits
4 Credits
Total Credits128

*Note: Courses that may be waived based on demonstration of competency, a strong academic record, and more than one year of post-licensure experience. All course waivers must be established before beginning the program