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Sample Curriculum - Bachelor of Science, Nursing - Lincoln Program

Year One - Fall Semester
Hours
* ENG 101 - English Composition I
* SPC 103 - Interpersonal Communication (EUSC) or SPC 101 - Public
                      Speaking ** 
CHEM 120a Gen, Org and Biol Chem I (BPS)
* CHEM 124a - Gen Org and Biological Chem Lab (EL, PS)
* BIOL 140 - Human Biology (BLS)
* PSYC 111 - Foundations of Psychology (BSS)
3

1

Total

** Students admitted to SIUE Fall 2014-Summer 2015 may take either SPC 105 or SPC 101, those admitted beginning Fall 2015 must take SPC 101.

16 
Year One - Spring Semester
* ENG 102 - English Composition II
* BIOL 250 - Bacteriology (LS)
* BIOL 240a - Anatomy & Physiology I (BLS, EL)
* Intro level Social Science (BSS) **
* Chem 120b/124b Gen, Org, & Biol Chem II & Lab

3
3
4
3
3/1
Total

** Choose from Anth 111B, Anth 170B, Criminal Justice 111, Econ 111, Geog 111, Hist 111A or Hist 111 B, Pols 111 or Soc 111

17
Year Two - Fall Semester
NURS 230 - Intro to Terminology, Inquiry & Writing in Nursing
NURS 233 - Professionalism in Nursing
NURS 234 - Human Development - Life Span
BIOL 240b - Anatomy & Physiology II (BLS, EL)
RA 101, PHIL 207 or 213
QR 101, MatH 125 or MATH 150
2
3
3
4
3
Total
18
Year Two - Spring Semester
NURS 240 - Pathophysiology (LS)
NURS 241 - Pharmacology/Nutrition
NURS 242 - Pharmacology/Nutrition Lab
NURS 243 - Foundations of Professional Practice
NURS 244 - Health Assessment
NURS 245 - Foundations & Health Assessment Lab
4
4
1
3
3
Total
17
Year Three - Fall Semester
NURS 352 - Care of Young and Middle Age Adults
NURS 353 - Care of Older Age Adults
STAT 107 - Concepts of Statistics (BICS)
IS 3XX Interdisciplinary Course (IS)/Global Cultures (EGC)
5
5
3

Total

16
Year Three - Spring Semester
NURS 354 - Care of Women & Childbearing Families
NURS 355 - Care of Children & Adolescents
PHIL 320 - Ethics or PHIL 321 - Medical Ethics (BHUM)
Fine & Performing Arts-Breadth (BFPA)
5
5
3
Total
16
Year Four - Fall Semester
NURS 472 - Nursing Research
NURS 474 - Care of Person with Mental Health Needs
NURS 475 - Care of Populations
NURS 479 - Senior Assignment

3
5
5
 1 

Total
The Health Experience requirement will be met for nursing majors.
14
Year Four - Spring Semester
NURS 481 - Nursing Leadership & Management
NURS 482 - Transition to Professional Practice Role
NURS 476 - Care of Person with Complex Health Needs
NURS 489 - Senior Assignment
3
4
5
Total
Total Course Credits for Graduation
14
128 

TRANSFER STUDENTS - Maximize your transfer experience; complete the boldface courses/requirements pre-transfer and satisfy either the Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI) General Ed Core or receive an AA, AS, or AAT (early childhood, special ed or math) degree from an IAI community college. If 'Minor' requirements are shown, discuss careful course selection with the academic advising contact listed.

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