Associate of Science Degree in Nursing – R.N.

Degree Requirements

General Education - Humanities/Fine Arts

ENC 1101English Composition I (P)

3 credits

And

ENC 1102English Composition II (P)

3 credits

Or

ENC 1107Advanced College Writing (P)

3 credits

General Education - Natural Science/Mathematics

BSC 2093Anatomy and Physiology I (P)

3 credits

BSC 2093LAnatomy and Physiology I Lab (P)

1 credit

BSC 2094Anatomy and Physiology II(P)

3 credits

BSC 2094LAnatomy and Physiology II Lab (P)

1 credit

CHM 1020Introduction to Chemistry (P)

3 credits

MCB 2010Microbiology for Health Sciences (P)

3 credits

MCB 2010LMicrobiology Lab for Health Sciences (P)

1 credit

General Education - Social/Behavioral Science

PSY 2012Introduction to Psychology (P)

3 credits

Or

SYG 2000Introduction to Sociology (P)

3 credits

Major Field Required Courses - 48 credits

NUR 1020CNursing Fundamentals (O)

8 credits

NUR 2264CAdult Nursing - GI/Respiratory (O)

4 credits

NUR 2217CAdult Nursing GU/Endocrine (O)

5 credits

NUR 2310CPediatric Nursing with Lab (O)

5 credits

NUR 2242Advanced Adult Nursing (O)

5 credits

NUR 2520CPsychiatric Mental Health Nursing with Lab (O)

5 credits

NUR 1142Selected Topics in Medication Administration (O)

1 credit

NUR 2811LNursing Practicum (O)

5 credits

DEP 2004Human Development (P)

3 credits

HUN 1201Nutrition

3 credits

And

NUR 2420CMaternity Nursing with Lab (O)

4 credits

Or

NUR 1404Transition - Maternity (O)

2 credits

And

NUR 1404LTransition Lab - Maternity (O)

2 credits

DEP 2004 and HUN1201 may be taken prior to acceptance into the program. DEP 2004 must be completed prior to the beginning of Pediatric Nursing (NUR 2310C). HUN 1201 must be completed prior to the beginning of Maternity Nursing (NUR 2420C).

NUR1404 and NUR1404L are Selective Admission only. Students are required to obtain permission from the Nursing Department to register.

General Education classes may be taken prior to acceptance into the program or they must be completed while enrolled in the program. All nursing and General Education courses must be completed prior to the beginning of Nursing Practicum (NUR 2811L).

Upon acceptance, a complete health screen, drug screen and Florida Department of Law Enforcement check are required. All core curriculum (NUR prefix), English, and natural science courses require a grade of “C” or higher. Priority consideration for admission to the program will be given to those who have completed Anatomy and Physiology I and corequisite lab prior to application deadline. Anatomy and Physiology I and corequisite lab must be completed prior to NUR 1020C. Anatomy and Physiology II and corequisite lab must be completed by the end of the first semester, first year. Microbiology and corequisite lab must be completed by the end of the second semester, first year.