Current Nursing Students

(note: This is an example of what a Pre-Nursing and Nursing Student could take in order to enter the program and to complete the program. The order is not guaranteed. Please see your advisor or a Nursing Advisor for more information on classes to register for.)
Semester Map Example (Freshman Entrance)

First Year

First Semester
ENGL 1320 Writing for Wisdom I
PSYC 1313 General Psychology
MATH 1305 Math for Critical Thinking/College Algebra
CHEM 1404 Intro to Chemistry 
or BIOL 1414 Intro to Microbiology
FYS Freshman Year Seminar

Second Semester
ENGL 1330 Writing for Wisdom II
BIOL 1414 Intro to Microbiology
or CHEM 1404 Intro to Chemistry
PSYC 3313 Human Growth & Development
PSYC 2301 Statistics for Behavioral Sciences
CHRI 1313 Old Testament Survey

Third Semester
HIST 2313 US History to 1877 
HIST 2323 US History from 1877
PHIL 1310 Logic
ART 2343 Art Appreciation
or MUSI 1331 Music Appreciation


Second Year
 
Fourth Semester
BIOL 2404 Anatomy and Physiology I
HIST 2311 Western Civilization I 
or HIST 2312 Western Civilization II
CHRI 1323 New Testament Survey
PHIL 1313 Intro to Philosophy
(overall GPA of 3.0 or higher to be considered for Nursing)

Fifth Semester
BIOL 2414 Anatomy and Physiology II
CHRI 2373 Christian Theology
GOVT 2320 Political Thought 3 credit elective
ECON 2310 History of Economic Thought 3 credit elective
 
 
Apply to Nursing Program by March 15th for Fall Entry and September 15th for Spring Entry

Sixth Semester
GOVT 2313 American and Texas Government
ENGL Great Works Literature I
or ENGL 2325 Great Works Literature II
BIOL 3433 Pathophysiology for Health Care
(May be taken prior to program entry or first semester in nursing)


Third Year
(First Year of BSN program)
 
Seventh Semester
NURS 2222 Perspectives on Health Care System
NURS 2309 Pharmacology for Nurses (includes Math for Nurses)
NURS 2323 Health Assessment
NURS 2404 Art and Science of Nursing 
 
Eighth Semester
NURS 3404 Care of Individuals I
NURS 4412 Vulnerable Populations
NURS 4414 Care of Families with Mental Health Problems
 
Ninth Semester
NURS 4492 Senior Seminar: Applied Nursing Research and Externship 
Complete remaining Liberal Arts Core Requirements

 
Fourth Year
(Second Year of BSN program)
 
Tenth Semester
NURS 4444 Care of Families with Children
NURS 3424 Care of Individuals II
NURS 4414 Care of Childbearing Families 

Eleventh Semester
NURS 4564 Professional Issues and Nurse Leadership
NURS 3434 Care of Individuals III
NURS 4424 Community Health