Prerequisites

Second degree students should complete 24 or more credits in the bioscience courses prior to applying to the program. Students do not need to complete ALL prerequisites to apply for the individualized track.  (Students applying to the second degree accelerated track must complete ALL prerequisites before the start of the program).

Scientific Foundations - 21 credits
Concepts in Biology - 3 cr. (Replacement credit may be granted if the applicant transfers in with Anatomy & Physiology I & II completed)
Anatomy and Physiology I - 4 cr.
Anatomy and Physiology II – 4 cr.
General Chemistry – 4 cr.
Nutrition – 3 cr.
Microbiology – 3 cr. 
(This is a co-requisite that can be taken contemporaneously with nursing courses.)

Human and Social Analysis - 9 credits
General Psychology – 3 cr.
Developmental Psychology – 3 cr.
(This must include the lifespan)  
Introduction to Sociology – 3 cr. 
     

Communication - 9 credits                         

Writer’s Workshop (English Composition I) – 3 cr.

Critical Essay (English Composition II) – 3 cr.
Computer Applications - 3 cr.
(This is a co-requisite that can be taken contemporaneously with nursing courses.)
 

Logical Thinking  - 6 credits                                 

College Math - 3 cr. (Algebra/Trig, pre-calculus or calculus)
Statistics – 3 cr.  
(This is a co-requisite that can be taken contemporaneously with nursing courses.)