Four-Year Progression Plan

Quick Glance at the Progression Plans

BSN

FALL SEMESTER JANUARY INTERIM TERM SPRING SEMESTER
FRESHMAN

3 FRESHMAN CORNERSTONE:
FOUNDATIONS IN LIBERAL STUDIES

3 FOUNDATIONS IN
RHETORIC/COMPOSITION I*

3 SPANISH I

3 EXPLORATORY
(RELIGION OR FINE ARTS)


Interim Elective (3)

1 CORNERSTONE

3 MATH FOUNDATIONS*

3 FOUNDATIONS IN
RHETORIC/COMPOSITION II*

3 ELEMENTARY SPANISH FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS
(ON-LINE SUMMER CLASS)

3 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY*

     
SOPHOMORE

3 HUMANITIES I 

4 LABORATORY SCIENCE I (A&P)*

3 STATISTICS OR BEHAVIORAL STATISTICS

1COMPUTER APPLICATIONS

3 EXPLORATORY
(RELIGION, FINE ARTS)


Interim Elective (3)

3 HUMANITIES II (MET BY INTRO. TO PSYCHOLOGY CREDIT)

3 AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

4 LABORATORY SCIENCE II (A&P)*

3 HUMAN GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT*

4 MICROBIOLOGY*

     
JUNIOR

NURS 3312 Foundations of Nursing Practice (5)

NURS 3311 Health Assessment (4)

NURS 3305 Nutrition and Health (2)

NURS 3400 Mental Behavioral Health Nursing (4)

Interim Elective (3)

NURS 3330 Nursing Care of Childbearing and Childrearing Families (7)

NURS 3331 Pharmacology in Nursing (4)

NURS 3350
Medical Surgical Nursing I (5)


   
SENIOR

NURS 4430 Medical Surgical Nursing II (8)

NURS 4431 Research in Nursing (3)

NURS 4440 Nursing Care: A Community Focus (4)


Interim Elective (3)

NURS 4432 Senior Capstone – NCLEX Synthesis (4)

NURS 4433 Medical Surgical Nursing III (4)

NURS 4450 Leadership (6)

122 Total Credit Hours GENERAL EDUCATION CORE: 35    Non-Nursing: 18   Nursing: 60   Required interim electives: 9
*A course which must be completed before beginning the nursing major courses.

Curriculum Outlines for Full-time and Part-time Options for On-line RN-BSN

Full-Time Curriculum
Fall Interim (January) Spring

Health Assessment for RNs  (4)

Transition to Professional Nursing (3)

Theories and Policy Perspectives  (3)

**Pharmacology  (4)

** Course may be challenged by exam

Any course offered by LaGrange College

Evidence-Based Practice [Research] (3)

Community Health  (4)

Leadership in Nursing  (5)

Capstone: Global Health Care Issues, Trends and Informatics (4)

     
Part-Time Curriculum
Fall I Interim (January) Spring

Transition to Professional Nursing (3)

Theories and Policy Perspectives (3)

Any course offered by LaGrange College and could be taken either Interim term for the part-time student. 

Pharmacology (4) **

Health Assessment for RNs (4)

** Course may be challenged by exam

Fall II Spring II

Community Health (4)

Evidence-Based Practice [Research] (3)

Leadership in Nursing (5)

Capstone: Global Health Care Issues, Trends and Informatics (4)