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Nursing

Classes at Eastern Iowa Community College for Transfer to St. Ambrose University

Suggested Course of Study for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

First Year

Fall EICCCreditSAU EquivalentSpring EICCCreditSAU Equivalent
ENG 105 Composition I 3 elective ENG:106 Composition II 3 ENGL:101
PSY 111 Intro to Psych 3 PSYC:105 SOC 110 Intro to Sociology 3 SOC:101
** MAT 128 Pre-Calculus or Gen Ed Math 3 MATH: 171 REL 101 Survey of World Religions or Humanities 3 THEO:250
BIO 105 General Biology 4 BIO:101 CHM 122 Intro to Gen Chemistry 4 CHEM:103
CSCI 110 Intro to Computers 3 CSCI:120 MAT 156 Statistics 3 STATS:213
Total 16   Total    16  

 

Second Year

Fall EICCCreditSAU EquivalentSpring EICCCreditSAU Equivalent
BIO 168 Anatomy and Physiology I 4 BIO:230 BIO 173 Anatomy and Physiology II 4 BIO:232
HIS 151/152 US History or Humanities 3 Gen Ed LIT 101 Intro to Literature 3 ENGL:120
POL 111 American Nat'l Gov't 3 Gen Ed BIO 186 Microbiology 4 BIO:211
Fine Arts or Humanities 3 Gen Ed * International Perspective 3 Gen Ed
SPC 112 Public Speaking 3 Gen Ed PSY 121 Developmental Psychology 3 PSYC:212
PEH 109 Wellness 1 KIN:149      
Total 17   Total 17  

CNA earned at community college
Total: 66 credit hours; Associates Degree Earned

Third Year

Fall CoursesCreditSpring CoursesCredit
NURS 305 Intro to Contemporary Nursing 3 NURS 360 Caring/Coaching/Educating 3
NURS 315 Nursing Process I Across the Lifespan 3 NURS 365 Nursing Process II Across the Lifespan 4
NURS320 Nursing Skills I 1 NURS 370 Nursing Skills II 1
NURS 325 Health Assess Across the Lifespan 3 NURS 375 Pathophysiology/Pharmacology II 3
NURS 330 Applied Health Assessment 1 NURS 380 Nursing Concepts of Mental Health 3
NURS 335 Pathophysiology/Pharmacology I 4 NURS 395 Clinical Application II 2
NURS 345 Clinical Application I 1    
Total 16 Total 16

Fourth Year

Fall CoursesCreditSpring CoursesCredit
NURS 405 Concepts of Genomics and Family Health 3 PHIL 310 Bio Medical Ethics or THEO 319 Bioethics and Healthcare 3
NURS 415 Nursing Process III Across the Lifespan 4 NURS 455 Concepts of Population Health 3
NURS 425 Nursing Skills III 1 NURS 465 Concepts Chronicity & Palliative Care 3
NURS 435 Concepts of Women's Health & Reproduction 3 NURS 475 Leadership & Contemporary Issues 4
NURS 440 Evidence Based Practice I-III (WI) 3 NURS 485 Advanced Application Project (WI) 2
NURS 445 Clinical Application III 2 NURS 495 Advanced Nursing Practicum 3
Total 16 Total 18

This Plan assumes the student has met the foreign language requirement and does not need to take college reading, writing or pre-college math.

WI = writing intensive
*International Perspective equals one semester of Foreign Language
** If you complete BIO:168, 173, 186, CHEM 122 and MATH 156 at EICC, you do not need MAT:128

UPDATED September, 2016