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2013-2014

Nursing (8200)

B.S.N. - Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Major: Nursing - Accelerated Option (820200BS)

College of Health Professions

Description

Registered nursing is the largest health care occupation — RNs are often the first health care professionals with whom patients come in contact.

  • Comprehensive program is based on professional standards and includes: 
    • training in nursing
    • humanities
    • social, cultural, physical and natural sciences
    • operational clinical decision-making

Year 1

Fall
Min Credit Total 0
Spring
Min Credit Total 0
Summer
8200:211 Found of Nursing Practice I5
8200:212 Found of Nursing Practice II5
8200:225 Health Assessment3
8200:215 Professional Role Development2
8200:217 Pathophysiology for Nurses3
Min Credit Total 18

Year 2

Fall
8200:230 Nursing Pharmacology3
8200:350 Nursing of Childbearing Family5
8200:370 Nursing Care of Older Adults5
8200:435 Nursing Research2
Min Credit Total 15
Spring
8200:325 Cultural Dimensions of Nursing2
8200:440 Nursing of Communities5
8200:360 Nursing Care of Adults5
8200:380 Mental Health Nursing5
Min Credit Total 17
Summer
8200:410 Nursing Families with Children5
8200:430 Nursing Cmplx/Crtcl Situations5
8200:450 Sr Practicum & Nurs Leadership5
Min Credit Total 15

Year 3

Fall
Min Credit Total 0
Spring
Min Credit Total 0
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 4

Fall
Min Credit Total 0
Spring
Min Credit Total 0
Summer
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
Admission to the program is dependent upon many factors, including a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited four year college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and the completion of required prerequisite courses. Post-baccalaureate students must earn a minimum of 32 credits for the degree. Visit the School of Nursing website for more information: www.uakron.edu/nursing.
Prerequisite science courses must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
Prerequisite science courses completed within five years of application to the program. Science courses must have a lab component.
Progression in the program: Due to the sequencing of courses, continued progress is dependent upon maintaining a minimum 2.3 nursing GPA and successful completion of C or higher in each nursing course.
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 65 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.

Guide Updated: 03-18-2013