Pathway Sheet checklist - PDF

FRESHMAN (0-29 earned hours)
Course Number and Title Credit
FALL
ETHS 1101‡: Cornerstone 1 3 hrs
ENGL 1101** 3 hrs
SPAN 1101†: Elementary Spanish 3 hrs
Faith Traditions Course 3 hrs
*PHIL 3430 - Bioethics ecouraged
Total 12 hrs
 
INTERIM
INTM Course
**Required for Freshmen
3 hrs
 
SPRING
ETHOS 1102‡ - Cornerstone II 1 hrs
ENGL 1102** 3 hrs
SPAN 1102M†: Elementary Spanish 3 hrs
MATH 1101**: College Algebra 3 hrs
PSYC 1101**: Introduction to Psychology 3 hrs
Total 13 hrs
 
SOPHOMORE (30-59 earned hours)
Course Number and Title Credit
FALL
World Civilization/Humanities Course 3 hrs
BIOL 2148**: Human A&P I w/Lab 4 hrs
MATH 1114: Introduction to Statistics 3 hrs 
Artistic Espression Course 3 hrs
Total 13 hours
 
INTERIM
INTM Course 3 hrs
 
SPRING
World Civilizations/Humanities Course 3 hrs
BIOL 2149**: Human A&P II w/Lab 4 hrs
BIOL 3320**: Medical Microbiology w/Lab 4 hrs
PSYC 3302**: Human Growth & Development 3 hrs
Total 15 hrs
 
JUNIOR (60-89 earned hours)
Course Number and Title Credit
FALL
NURS 3305: Nutrition and Health
*May be taken prior to nursing program.
2 hrs
NURS 3311: Health Assessment 4 hrs
NURS 3312: Foundations of Nursing 5 hrs
NURS 3400: Mental Health Nursing 4 hrs
Total 16 hrs
 
INTERIM
INTM Course
(Traditional or Travel)
3 hrs
 
SPRING
NURS 3330:Nursing of Childbearing & Childrearing Families 7 hrs
NURS 3331: Pharmacology 4 hrs
NURS 3350: Medical-Surgical Nursing I 5 hrs
Total 16 hrs
 
SENIOR (90+ earned hours)
Course Number and Title Credit
FALL
NURS 4430: Medical-Surgical Nursing II 8 hrs
NURS 4431: Research in Nursing 3 hrs
NURS 4440: Community Health Nursing 4 hrs
Total 15 hrs
 
INTERIM
INTM Course
(Traditional or Travel)
3 hrs
 
SPRING
NURS 4432: Professional Nursing Concepts/NCLEX Synthesis 4 hrs
NURS 4433: Medical-Surgical Nursing III 4 hrs
NURS 4450: Capstone: Leadership 6 hrs
Total 14 hrs
 
General Education Credit Hours 45 hrs
Non-nursing Hours 7 hrs
Major Credit Hours 60 hrs
Interim Credit Hours 9 hrs
Total Hours Required to Graduate 121 hrs

 

For details regarding the specific courses required in the curriculum, refer to the LaGrange College Bulletin or discuss with your advisor.

To be eligible for a degree, students must complete the required number of Cultural Enrichment (CE) credits reflected in the Bulletin (40 credits for all first-year students), satisfy interim course requirements, and maintain a minimum of a 2.0 GPA.

Note: A student may be placed on probation or suspension, at the discretion of the VPAA, if they fail to successfully complete ENGL 1101 within the first 30 semester our of enrollment and/or if they fail to successfully complete one core mathematics course (MATH 1101 or higher) within the first 45 hours of enrollment at LaGrange College.

±Number of required interims are determined by the total hours earned towards graduation upon enrollment or transfer.

‡If exempt from Cornerstone, those four (4) hours are still required trough transfer credit or other College courses.

†May be substituted wit higher-level course in placed in one.

**Course must be completed prior to beginning nursing program courses.