Nursing: Practical Nursing

Program Prerequisite: Current, valid CNA certificate.

General Education Courses that must be completed prior to first semester of nursing:


ENG 105 Composition I 3
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology 3
BIO 168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I  4
BIO 173 Human Anatomy and Physiology II  4

Students must complete the curriculum described below:
Recommended Course Sequence
First Semester
PNN321Professional Topics I 1.0
PNN201Introduction to Math and Medications 1.0
PNN167Foundations of Nursing 5.0
PNN168Practical Nursing I 5.0
SPC112Public Speaking 3.0
  Credits 15.0
Second Semester
PNN177Practical Nursing II 4.5
PNN178Practical Nursing III 4.5
PNN205Practical Nursing Pharmacology 1.0
PNN322Professional Topics II 1.0
BIO151Nutrition 3.0
  Credits 14.0

  43.0  Total Semester Hours Required

Courses with PNN prefix must be completed in the sequence listed above. Students must earn a “C” or higher in all required courses in order to graduate.