Nursing (NRSG)

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing prepares students for entry into professional Registered Nurse practice through integrating natural and social sciences with theories and concepts unique to the discipline of nursing. Our program prepares students to provide nursing care across the spectrum of health care settings, including community-based settings, hospitals, and clinics. Our program’s unique focus on whole person wellness, social determinants of health and health equity, healthcare advocacy and systems change, and interprofessional collaboration prepares students to provide culturally responsive care with clinical excellence and ingenuity.

Major in Nursing (BSN)

  • NRSG 110: Foundations of Nursing Practice (2 credits)
  • NRSG 220: Nursing Clinical Skills and Health Assessment* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 240: Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing Practice I (2 credits)
  • NRSG 250: Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing Practice II (4 credits)
  • NRSG 300: Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 305: Complex Nursing Care I* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 350: Complex Nursing Care II* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 360: Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice (4 credits)
  • NRSG 370: Nursing Care for Children and Families* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 410: Healthcare Ethics, Policy and Advocacy (4 credits)
  • NRSG 420: Population Health Nursing* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 430: Nursing Care for Women and Childbearing Families* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 440: Informatics and Healthcare Technologies in Nursing Practice (4 credits)
  • NRSG 450: Complex Care III* (4 credits)
  • NRSG 470: Leadership in Nursing Practice (4 credits)

*Indicates a NRSG course that includes a significant laboratory, simulation and/or clinical component.

Allied requirements

  • MATH 100 Mathematical Sampler
    or MATH 101: Finite Mathematics (4 credits)
    or math placement into MATH 108
  • CHEM 108: Principles of General, Organic, and Biochemistry (4 credits)
  • BIOL 105: Human Biology (4 credits)
  • BIOL 256: Foundations of Microbio/Health (4 credits)
  • STAT 220: Statistics I, recommended with JMP or SPSS lab (4 credits)
  • PSYC 111: General Psychology (4 credits)
  • PSYC 102: Lifespan Development (2 credits)
  • EXSC 213: Human Anatomy (4 credits)
  • EXSC 214: Human Physiology (4 credits)

Nursing Undergraduate Courses

Course Number Title Credits
NRSG  110 Foundations of Nursing Practic 2
NRSG  220 Nursing Skills and Assessment 4
NRSG  240 Patho/Pharm for Nursing I 2
NRSG  250 Patho/Pharm for Nursing II 4
NRSG  300 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurs 4
NRSG  305 Complex Nursing Care I 4
NRSG  350 Complex Nursing Care II 4
NRSG  360 Nursing Research/EBP 4
NRSG  370 Nursing Care Children/Families 4
NRSG  410 Healthcare Ethics/Adv/Policy 4
NRSG  420 Population Health Nursing 4
NRSG  430 Nursing Care Women/Childbearin 4
NRSG  440 Informatics and HCT in Nursg 4
NRSG  450 Capstone: Cmplx Nrsg Care III 4
NRSG  470 Leadership in Nursing Prac 4