Nursing

Major: Nursing

Catalog: 2012-2013

*See MyGFU Academic Requirements for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
CHEM 151

General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry I

4 CHEM 152 General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry II 4
BIOL 331 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4 BIOL 332 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BIBL 100 or MATH 180 Bible Survey or College Algebra 4/3 SOCI or PSYC 150 Introduction to Sociology or General Psychology 3
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1 COMM 100 Introduction to Communication 3
WRIT 110 College Writing 3 BIBL 100 or MATH 180 Bible Survey or College Algebra 4/3
Total Semester Credits 16/15 Total Semester Credits 18/17
Cumulative Credits 16/15 Cumulative Credits 33
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIOL 367 Microbiology 4 NURS 200 Nursing Fundamentals 2
SOCI 310 Cultural Anthropology 3 NURS 203 Nursing Fundamentals Practicum 2
SOCI or PSYC 150 Introduction to Sociology or General Psychology 3 NURS 210 Health Assessment 2
PHIL 180 Ethics 3 PSYC 310 Lifespan Human Development 3
*BIBL/RELI GE Requirement 3 BIOL 320 Pathophysiology 3
HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2 HLTH 300 Nutrition (HLTH 300 or FCSC 300) 3
  Pre-Nursing students must apply to program before their sophomore spring semester.      *LITR GE Requirements 3
Total Semester Credits 18 Total Semester Credits 18
Cumulative Credits 51 Cumulative Credits 69
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
NURS 300 Medical-Surgical Nursing I 2 NURS 320 Medical-Surgical Nursing II 2
NURS 303 Medical-Surgical Nursing I Practicum 3 NURS 323 Medical-Surgical Nursing II Practicum 3
NURS 350 Pharmacology 3 NURS 330 Nursing Research 2
NURS 360 Health Promotion 2 RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3
SOCI 340 Statistics (PSYC340, SOCI 340 or Math 240) 3 *Globalization GE Requirement 3
   *Fine Arts GE Requirements 2   *History GE Requirement 3
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 84 Cumulative Credits 100
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
NURS 400 Public Health Nursing 2 NURS 410 Nursing Administration/Leadership 2
NURS 403 Public Health Practicum 3 NURS 413 Nursing Administration/Leadership Practicum 3
NURS 420 Maternity Nursing 2 NURS 440 Mental Health Nursing 2
NURS 423 Maternity Nursing Practicum 3 NURS 443 Mental Health Practicum 3
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3 NURS 492 Senior Synthesis (Suggested) 1
    *HHPA GE Requirement (activity class) 1
Total Semester Credits 13 Total Semester Credits 12
Alternate Fall Semester Alternate Spring Semester
NURS 410 Nursing Administration/Leadership 2 NURS 400 Public Health Nursing 2
NURS 413 Nursing Administration/Leadership Practicum 3 NURS 403 Public Health Practicum 3
NURS 440 Mental Health Nursing 2 NURS 420 Maternity Nursing 2
NURS 443 Mental Health Practicum 3 NURS 423 Maternity Nursing Practicum 3
NURS 492 Senior Synthesis (Suggested) 1 GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3
  *HHPA GE Requirement (activity class) 1
Total Semester Credits 12 Total Semester Credits 13
Cumulative Credits 115 Cumulative Credits 128
    Total Credits for Degree 128.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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