Practical Nursing - Certificate

Core Curriculum Requirements
BIOL 225Human Anatomy and Physiology I4
BIOL 226Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
C EP 110GHuman Growth and Behavior3
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
PSY 201GIntroduction to Psychology3
Nursing Program Requirements
NURS 146Common Health Deviations6
NURS 153Medication and Dosage Calculation1
NURS 154Physical Assessment2
NURS 156Basic Nursing Theory and Practice6
NURS 157Maternal/Child Health Deviations8
Total Credits41

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and/or course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Note: BIOL 225 Human Anatomy and Physiology I and NA 101 Nursing Assistant Theory and Lab must be completed prior to entering the nursing program.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
NURS 153 Medication and Dosage Calculation 1
NURS 154 Physical Assessment 2
NURS 156 Basic Nursing Theory and Practice 6
PSY 201G Introduction to Psychology 3
BIOL 225 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
 Credits16
Spring
NURS 157 Maternal/Child Health Deviations 8
C EP 110G Human Growth and Behavior 3
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
BIOL 226 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
 Credits19
Summer
NURS 146 Common Health Deviations 6
 Credits6
 Total Credits41