LPN-to-BSN Curriculum

The nursing curriculum is designed for completion in three calendar years, or 9 semesters of full-time study. Instruction will occur year-round to include two 15-week semesters in fall and winter and one 10-week summer semester.

    • Year 1 - Prerequisites

      Year 1 - Prerequisites

      CHEM 105 Chemistry for Health Sciences    4
      HUMNHumanities Elective    3
      MATH 105 Fundamentals of Mathematics    3
      SOCI 115 Principles of Sociology    3
      BIOL 151Microbiology    4
      ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I    3
      HUMNHumanities Elective    3
      PSYC 112General Psychology    3
      BIOL 129Human Anatomy and Physiology II    4
      COMM 215Introduction to Human Communication    3
      ENGL 102Writing and Rhetoric II 3
      PEAC 178Wellness 1

    • Year 2 - Semesters 4, 5, and 6

      Year 2

      BIOL 350Pathophysiology 3    
      RELB 101Seventh-day Adventist Fundamental Beliefs and the Healing Ministry of Christ 3    
      NRSB 305Pharmacology in Nursing 3    
       NRSB 310LPN-to-BSN Transition 3    
      MATH 215Probability and Statistics 3-4  
      RELP 316  Spirituality in Healing and Health Care 3    
      NRSB 321Care of Older Adults   5  
      RELXReligion Elective    3
      NRSB 341Family Nursing Concepts    6
      NRSB 355Population Health Concepts    4
        TOTALS 12 11-12 13
    • Year 3 - Semesters 7, 8, and 9

      Year 3

      RELP 306 Spiritual Dimensions of Death and Dying 3    
      NRSB 331 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing Concepts 4    
      NRSB 361Theory: Alterations in Adults Health I 3    
      NRSB 362Clinical: Alterations in Adult Health I3
      NRSB 371Nursing Research 3    
      PEAC Physical Education Activity Course   1  
      NRSB 401Theory: Alterations in Adult Health II   4  
      NRSB 402Clinical: Alterations in Adult Health II   4  
      NRSB 411Essentials of Nursing Leadership, Management, and Informatics   3  
      NRSB 421Theory: Advanced Nursing Concepts    6
      NRSB 423Clinical: Advanced Nursing Concepts     4
      NRSB 435NCLEX-RN Success Strategies     3
        TOTALS 16 12 13
    • Total Credits for Degree

      114 (125 total for degree)


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