B.S.N. Curriculum Sequence

Year One – Fall Semester Credits
IDS 101 First-Year Seminar (FYS)
1 hour
Engl 125 College Writing I
3 hours
Psy 200 General Psychology
3 hours
MaSc 105 College Algebra
3 hours
Chem 101 Introductory Chemistry
4 hours
TOTAL
14 hours
Year One – Spring Semester Credits
BiSc 205 Anatomy and Physiology
5 hours
Nutr 210 Principles of Nutrition
3 hours
Psy 206 Developmental Psychology
3 hours
Engl 135 College Writing II
3 hours
TOTAL
14 hours
Year Two – Fall Semester Credits
MaSc 210 Elementary Statistics
3 hours
PhEd 210 Lifetime Fitness (or elective)
1 hour
BiSc 215 Pathophysiology
3 hours
Comm 206 Speech Communication
3 hours
humanities elective
3 hours
general elective
3 hours
TOTAL
16 hours
Year Two – Spring Semester Credits
BiSc 206 Microbiology
4 hours
Relg 100 Biblical Literature
3 hours
Soc 203 Introduction to Sociology
3 hours
humanities elective
3 hours
general elective
3 hours
TOTAL
16 hours
Year Three – Fall Semester Credits
Nurs 300 Nursing Foundations I (Fundamentals and Gerontology)
8 hours
Nurs 301 Holistic Assessment
3 hours
Nurs 306 Nursing Theories and Professional Practice (eight-week course)
2 hours
Nurs 308 Healthcare Ethics (eight-week course)
2 hours
TOTAL
15 hours
Year Three – Spring Semester Credits
Nurs 302 Foundations II and Maternal/Child Nursing
8 hours
Nurs 312 Healthcare Systems, Policy and Finance (eight-week course)
2 hours
Nurs 316 Evidence-Based Practice (eight-week course)
2 hours
Nurs 331 Clinical Pharmacology I
2 hours
Relg 100 Biblical Literature (if still needed)
(3 hours)
TOTAL
14-17 hours
Year Four – Fall Semester Credits
Nurs 400 Acute Care Nursing I (Medical Surgical, Mental Health and Management)
9 hours
Nurs 406 Healthcare Informatics, Quality and Safety (eight-week course)
2 hours
Nurs 408 Nursing Management and Leadership
3 hours
Nurs 431 Clinical Pharmacology II (eight-week course)
2 hours
TOTAL
16 hours
Year Four – Spring Semester Credits
Nurs 402 Acute Care Nursing II (Medical Surgical and Complex Care)
9 hours
Nurs 410 Population-Based Nursing
4 hours
Nurs 490 Integration Seminar
3 hours
TOTAL
16 hours

General Education and Support Course Hours = 60
Required Nursing Hours = 61
Total Required Hours = 121
Approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing March 2017