2017-2018 Catalog

Practical Nursing Certificate

Degree Requirements

Pre-Requisites

BIOL 1010GENERAL BIOLOGY

4

BIOL 2010HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY I

4

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

BIOL 2015HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY II

4

PSYC 1000GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

4

MATH 1400COLLEGE ALGEBRA

3

Total Credit Hours:22

MATH 1400: or higher 

 

Program Coursework - Fall Semester

NURS 1100PROF NURSING CARE IN HEALTH PROMOTION

9

Total Credit Hours:9

Program Coursework - Spring Semester

NURS 1200PROF NURSING CARE IN CHRONIC ILLNESS

10

Total Credit Hours:10

Program Coursework - Summer Semester

NURS 1900PRACTICAL NURSING ROLES

1

Total Credit Hours:1

 

Total Credit Hours: 42

Students admitted to the Associate Degree Nursing Program are eligible to take the NCLEX-PN following successful completion of NURS 1100, NURS 1200, NURS 1900 and all pre- and co-requisite courses.

All above courses must be completed with a “C” or better to earn the Certificate in Practical Nursing.

All prerequisite courses must be completed by the end of the Spring semester prior to fall admission.

Students must be admitted to the program in order to enroll in Nursing courses.

Nursing courses available on campus and select distance sites. Theory portion may be delivered using distance methodology. Students may need access to a computer with video and audio capability.