RN to BSN Credit Distribution

Subject Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 60
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • Written Communication
(6)
  • Oral Communication
(3)
  • Quantitative Literacy
(3)
  • Information Literacy
(3)
B. Civic and Global Learning 9
  • Diversity
(3)
  • Ethics
(3)
  • Civic Engagement
(3)
C. Knowledge of Human Cultures 9
D. Understanding the Physical and Natural World 8-10
E. Mathematics 6
F. General Education Electives 14-16
II. Professional Nursing Requirements 48
A. Lower Division 20
B. Upper Division 28
  • NUR-340 Nursing Informatics
(3)
  • NUR-342 Advancing Nursing Practice
(3)
  • NUR-418 Research in Nursing
(3)
  • NUR-428 Leadership and Management in Nursing
(3)
  • NUR-516 Advanced Health Assessment*
(3)
  • NUR-529 Health Policy*
(3)
  • NUR-531 Nursing Informatics: Concepts and Issues*
(3)
  • NUR-443 Public Health Nursing
(4)
  • NUR-445 Validating Nursing Competence
(3)
III. Electives 12
Total 120

*graduate course