Online ADRN to BSN Completion Program


Upon completion of the BSN program, the student will:
  1. Develop an individualized plan of care by effectively utilizing the nursing process. Implement the nursing process.
  2. Recognize the patient and/or family as the source of control and partner when implementing the nursing process with respect for patient’s and family’s preferences, values, and needs.
  3. Function effectively within nursing and inter-professional teams, fostering open communication, mutual respect, and shared decision-making to achieve quality patient care and minimize risk.
  4. Collect data to monitor the outcomes of care processes to continuously improve the quality and safety of health care systems.
  5. Arrange care to minimize the risk of harm to patients and providers through both system effectiveness and individual performance.
  6. Integrate information and technology to communicate, manage knowledge, mitigate error, and support decision making.

REQUIRES PRIOR ADRN DEGREE

Entry into this program requires an ADRN degree and a current nursing RN License. Program assumes student will meet General Education requirements for Bachelor's Degree.The ADRN to BSN Completion Program includes and builds upon the general education, interdisciplinary, and nursing course requirements of the student's prior ADRN, ADN-RN and/or Diploma Program.

Students must earn a grade of "C" or higher in each of the following Interdisciplinary and Nursing courses listed below:

Year One

Fall Semester

NURS 425Nursing Leadership & Management

3

NURS 331Community Health I

2

NURS 432BSN Capstone

1

Total Credit Hours:6

Spring Semester

NURS 330Nursing Research

2

NURS 431Community Health II

3

Total Credit Hours:5

Summer Semester

NURS 480Community and Leadership Clinical

2

Total Credit Hours:2

Year Two

Fall Semester

NURS 321Health Assessment

2

NURS 328Nursing Role Transition

2

NURS 433BSN Capstone II

1

Total Credit Hours:5

Spring Semester

NURS 300Transcultural Nursing

3

NURS 437Advanced Concepts for RN TO BSN

3

NURS 434BSN Capstone III

2

Total Credit Hours:8


Interdisciplinary Course Requirements

PSYC 370Abnormal Psychology

3

BIOL 357Pathophysiology

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Total Credit Hours: 32

A cumulative and nursing GPA of 2.50 or higher are required for graduation with the BSN degree.

ONLINE ADRN TO BSN CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS: 32

PRIOR ADRN TO BSN CREDIT HOURS: 66

TOTAL ADRN TO BSN CREDIT HOURS: 126