RN to BSN Program Requirements

Non-Nursing Requirements

Required before entry into the nursing program

  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Microbiology
  • Written Expression (English Composition 2)
  • Chemistry

May be completed at any time

  • Human Growth & Development
  • Living Systems (Nutrition or other)
  • Oral Expression (Speech or Language)
  • Literary Expression
  • Logical Systems (Math)
  • Development of a Major Civilization (History)
  • Social Systems
  • Political Systems
  • Artistic Expression
  • Economic Systems
  • UI 412 American Health Care Systems
  • Statistics (Inferential)

Nursing Courses Required (credit hours)

  • NS 380 Holistic Assessment (4)
  • NS 385 Research for Professional Practice (3)
  • NS 386 Professional Practice: Community Health (6)
  • NS 390 Framework for Professional Nursing (4)
  • NS 480 Professional Practice: Leadership and Management (6)
  • NS 483 Gerontological Nursing and Care of Older Adults (3)

Contact

573.651.2585
nursing@semo.edu
Crisp Hall 213
Department of Nursing
One University Plaza, MS 8300
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701