BSN Traditional Track

College

  • Center City Campus
  • Abington-Dixon
  • College of Nursing

Degree Earned

  • Bachelor of Science

Program Length

2 Years

Program Information

Start Terms

Center City Campus: Fall
Dixon Campus: Fall

Prerequisites

3.0 GPA |  More Info

Curriculum

Full-time Curriculum

1st Semester Credits
NU 315 Health Assessment Across the Lifespan 3
NU 340 Medication Calculations in Nursing 1
NU 341 Foundations in Nursing 4
NU 342 Health Promotion Applications Across the Lifespan I 7.5
NU 343 Pathophysiology 3
  18.5 
2ND SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 344 Health Promotion Applications Across the Lifespan II 10
NU 345 Pharmacology 3
NU 346 Professional Practice in Nursing 1
NU 347 Discovery and Evidence-Based Practice 2
Total Credits 16

3rd Semester Credits
NU 493 Perspective Seminar
2

a. Introduction to Genetics and Genomics

 

b. Global Health

 

c. Healthcare Ethics

 

d. Informatics

 
NU 494 Population Health and Care Transition Management 4
NU 495 Health Promotion Applications Across the Lifespan III:                       Childbearing & Childrearing Families 10.5

 

16.5
4TH SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 496 Clinical Judgment Applications 10
NU 497 Transitions to Professional Practice & NCLEX-RN Prep 3
NU 498 Promoting Health and Quality of Life Along the Care                        Continuum 2.5
Total Credits 16

Credit Summary  CREDITS
Prerequisite Credits          60
BSN Course Credits           60
BSN Degree                        120
   

Evening-Weekend Traditional BSN Program

(for current students only)

1ST SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 330 Bridge to Success 0
NU 307 Foundations in Nursing 3.5
NU 308 Introduction to Pharmacology     1.5
NU 315 Health Assessment Across the Lifespan 3
NU 317 Health Promotions Across the Lifespan I 3
NU 328 Immersion Practicum I 2
Total Credits 13
2ND SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 318 Health Promotions Across the Lifespan II 4.5
NU 319 Professional Practice I 2
NU 329 Immersion Practicum II  4
Total Credits 10.5
3RD SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 320 Professional Practice II 2
NU 415 Care Coordination and Care Transitions   3
NU 416 Population Health and Health Disparities 3
NU 327 Health Care Informatics and Innovation  2
Total Credits 11

4TH SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 419 Professional Practice III   2
NU 429 Selected Immersion Practicum V 2.5
NU 498 Promoting Health and Quality of Life 3
Total Credits 7.5
5TH SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 419 Professional Practice III 2
NU 429 Selected Immersion Practicum V 2.5
NU 498 Promoting Health and Quality of Life 3
Total Credits 7.5
6TH SEMESTER CREDITS
NU 418 Clinical Reasoning 3
NU 420 Professional Practice IV 3
NU 430 Advanced Immersion Practicum IV 2.5
NU 435 NCLEX Prep for Success 2
Total Credits 10.5

Credit Summary  CREDITS
Prerequisite Credits          58
BSN Course Credits           64
BSN Degree                        122