Feb 25, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Accelerated Nursing, B.S.N.

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The Stabler Department of Nursing offers the B.S.N. program in an accelerated format for those students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing discipline and/or completed at least 65 non-nursing college credits.

Requirements to be considered for admission:

Hold a baccalaureate degree in a discipline other than nursing from an accredited institution of higher education, and/or complete at least 65 non-nursing college credits

Overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater in their earned bachelor’s degree program, and/ or in current coursework

Completion of the following courses or their equivalent courses with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better:

  • Anatomy and Physiology I with lab* 4 credits
  • Anatomy and Physiology II with lab* 4 credits
  • Microbiology with lab* 4 credits
  • General Chemistry or General Organic Biochemistry* 4 credits
  • Lifespan/Human Growth and Development 3 credits
  • Basic/Elementary/General Statistics 3 credits
  • Nutrition 3 credits
  • Introductory Psychology course**
  • Introductory Sociology course**

*Completion of these pre-requisite courses within the last five years. The Stabler Department of Nursing faculty will discuss completion time frames of longer than five years on a case-by-case basis.
**These courses are highly recommended and the Program Director will determine if these courses need to be taken based on a transcript review.

Required Major Courses

Course Sequence

Summer (2 credits)

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