Online ADRN to BSN Completion Program

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

Upon completion of the program, the graduate:

  1. Provides care independently to stable and unstable individuals, families, communities and populations with complex health needs.

  2. Coordinates and leads in the promotion of health and the provision of care as a member of the health care team.

  3. Demonstrates mastery of entry level RN competencies: communication, therapeutic nursing interventions and critical thinking.

  4. Has met the requirements needed to complete the baccalaureate degree and is prepared to write the NCLEX-RN licensure examination.

Degree Requirements: ADRN to BSN Major Courses

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. The category of the General Education requirement is indicated after the course. Students are advised to consult with their advisor to ensure proper course selection for this major.

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

General Education Requirements

COMM 110Fundamentals Of Public Speaking

3

MEETS Group I-C General Education Requirement

 

CSCI 101Introduction To Computers

3

MEETS Group II-A General Education Requirement

 

Elective (II-B)

3

Elective (III-A)

3

Elective (III-B)

3

Elective (III-D)

3

 

MATH 103College Algebra

4

MEETS Group III-C General Education Requirement

 

Total Credit Hours:22

Interdisciplinary Course Requirements

CHEM 111Fundamentals of Chemistry

3

CHEM 111LFundamentals of Chemistry Lab

1

BIOL 357Pathophysiology

3

Total Credit Hours:7

Nursing Course Requirements

NURS 328Nursing Role Transition

2

NURS 321Health Assessment

2

NURS 398AHealth Assessment Clinical

1

NURS 330Nursing Research

2

NURS 398BClinical Concepts I

3

NURS 331Community Health I

2

NURS 425Nursing Leadership & Management

3

NURS 436Advanced Concepts Across the Lifespan

4

NURS 498AClinical Concepts II

3

NURS 431Community Health II

3

NURS 498BClinical Concepts III

4

Total Credit Hours:29
A cumulative and nursing GPA of 2.50 or higher are required for graduation with the BSN degree.

May substitute MATH 107 - Pre-calculus; MATH 165 - Calculus I; or MATH 305 - Probability and Statistics for MATH 103 - College Algebra.

ONLINE ADRN TO BSN CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS: 58

PRIOR ADRN TO BSN CREDIT HOURS: 66

TOTAL ADRN TO BSN CREDIT HOURS: 124