Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Accelerated Course Sequence (ABSN)

The Accelerated BSN program accepts students each spring with classes starting in August to begin the Fall semester.

Semester 1
NUR 310 Pathophysiology (3-0-0) 1 3
NUR 320 Foundations in Nursing (3-0-3) 6
NUR 350 Skills Practicum (0-3-0) 3
NUR 311 Pharmacology I (2-0-0) 2
NUR 352 Health Assessment (2-1-0) 3
  CREDITS (10-4-3) 17
Semester 2
NUR 312 Pharmacology II (2-0-0) 2
NUR 322 Mental Health & Wellness (3-0-2) 5
NUR 355 Introduction to Research in Nursing (3-0-0) 3
NUR 324 Adult Health (3-0-3) 6
  CREDITS (11-0-5) 16
Semester 3
NUR 420 Childbearing (3-0-2) 5
NUR 421 Childrearing (3-0-2) 5
NUR 453 Leadership & Management (3-0-1) 4
NUR 451 Issues in Professional Nursing (2-1-0) 3
  CREDITS (11-1-5) 17
Semester 4
NUR 425 Critical Care (3-0-2) 5
NUR 457 Clinical Preceptorship (0-0-3) 3
NUR 423 Community Health Nursing (3-0-1) 4
NUR 459 Senior Seminar (1-0-0) 1
  CREDITS (7-0-6) 13
TOTAL NURSING CREDITS (39-5-19) 63
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS 122

* In the series of three numbers, the first represents lecture hours, the second represents lab hours, and the third represents clinical hours.