SCHOOL OF NURSING

LEAD THE CHARGE IN THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

The objectives of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing are to utilize theory and evidence-based practice to provide safe, quality, patient-centered care; to teach care of patients by using clinical judgment, critical thinking, and knowledge of best practices; and to be eligible for licensure. The program creates an environment where competency-based learning can flourish. It helps prepare graduates for nursing practice and leadership roles. Nursing practice is both a caring art and a human science developed using nursing knowledge, theory, and research within a holistic, caring framework. Nursing education introduces the science and theory of nursing and assists students with developing an understanding of the distinct perspective of the nursing discipline.

 

THE KEY AREAS OF FOCUS:

• MANAGEMENT OF CARE
• BASIC CARE & COMFORT
• PSYCHOSOCIAL ADAPTATION
• SAFETY & INFECTION CONTROL
• PHARMACOLOGICAL & PARENTERAL THERAPIES
• HEALTH PROMOTION & MAINTENANCE
• REDUCTION OF RISK POTENTIAL

CORE REQUIREMENTS

MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

ELECTIVE REQUIREMENTS

CHOOSE 5 COURSES FROM ELECTIVE POOL 1 OR ELECTIVE POOL 2

ARTS AND SCIENCES REQUIREMENTS

12 COURSES