RN-BSN Degree Curriculum

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Core Courses 45 hours

  • NSC 340: Health Assessment for the RN
  • NSC 381: Perspectives in Professional Nursing
  • NSC 383: Perspectives in Professional Nursing II
  • NSC 385: Perspectives in Professional Nursing III*
  • NSC 390W: Nursing Research
  • NSC 440: Leadership and Management
  • NSC 442: Complex Client Care
  • NSC 442C: Complex Health Systems Clinical
  • NSC 445: Professional Role Transitions
  • NSC 486: RN Public Health Nursing
  • NSC 486C: RN Public Health Nursing Clinical

*Upon successful completion of NSC 385, the RN is granted credit for NSC 380, 380C, 386, 386C, 484, and 484C.

Supporting Requirements  0-3 hours

  • STA 215: Introduction to Statistical Reasoning OR
  • STA 270: Applied Statistics
  • SOC 232: Statistics

Free Electives 34-35 hours

EKU General Education Requirements 40 hours
(See catalog for details.)

Total Hours Required for Degree Completion 120 hours

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.