Program Description for Nursing
Degree: BS in Nursing
Prerequisites (27 credits)
Attention Regular & Accelerated Prelicensure BSN applicants ONLY: In progress enrollment does not constitute completion/meeting your prerequisite requirements. You must successfully complete all required coursework to remain a viable School of Nursing applicant. You must maintain a 2.90 or higher prerequisite GPA for consideration at the time of the application deadline in addition to the minimum cumulative GPA required (2.90 for Regular Prelicensure; 3.20 for Accelerated Prelicensure). At least 5 of the 8 nursing-specific prerequisite courses, including no less than 3 of the 4 required science courses (MCB, A&P I w/lab, A&P II w/lab, & Additional Science), must be completed by the application deadline. Proof of enrollment in all remaining courses must be supplied to the School of Nursing Admissions Office by the deadline.
SELECT One social science course
Any PSYXXXX, SOPXXXX, or SYGXXXX is acceptable.
**PSY2012 is a required prerequisite to DEP3054 at UNF.
DEP3054 Lifespan Developmental Psych (3 Credits)
DEPX004, DEPX054, DEPX000, DEPX414, or any Human Growth and Development across the Life Span may be substituted for DEP3054.
STA2014 (GM)Elem Statistics-Health/SS (3 Credits)
STAX014, STAX023, STAX122, STAX022, or any Statistic course maybe be substituted for STA 2014.
HUN2201 Basic Prin Human Nutrition (3 Credits)
HUNX201, NURX192 or any Human Nutrition course may be substituted for HUN 2201.
MCB2010C Microbiology (4 Credits)
MCBX010C, MCBX010/X010L, MCBX013c, MCBX013/X013L, MCBX000/X000L, MCBX004/X004L, or any Microbiology with lab may be substituted for MCB 2010C.
**If taking MCB course at UNF, BSC1010c and CHM2045/2045L are required prerequisites.
BSC2085C Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 Credits)
BSCX085c, BSCX085/X085L, BSCX093c, BSCX093/X093L, or any Human Anatomy and Physiology I or Human Anatomy.
BSC2086C Human Anatomy & Physiology II (4 Credits)
BSCX086c, BSCX086/X086L, BSCX094c, BSCX094/X094L, or any Human Anatomy and Physiology II or Human Physiology.
SELECT Additional science course
Any CHMXXXX, BCHXXXX, BSCXXXX, PCBXXXX, or PHYXXXX with a minimum of 3 credit hours is acceptable.
Major Requirements (30 credits)
Must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher
- A minimum 2.8 cumulative GPA is required for admission and enrollment in the RN-BSN track.
- Once the RN-BSN program is started, it must be completed within three years.
- All of RN-BSN major courses must be completed at UNF. BSN courses transferred do not substitute for major requirements.
NUR3065L Health Assessment (3 Credits)
NUR3166 Introduction to Nursing Sci (2-3 Credits)
RN-BSN curriculum requires 3 credits.
NUR3619 Family/Community Assessment (3-4 Credits)
RN-BSN curriculum requires 4 credits.
NUR3805 Soc to Prof Nsg (2 Credits)
NUR3082 Perspectives in Chronicity (3 Credits)
NUR3082L Perspectives in Chroncty: Prac (1 Credit)
NUR4826 Ethical-Legal Conc in Nsg Hlth (2 Credits)
NUR4827 Ldrshp Mgmt Concepts Nursing (3 Credits)
NUR4168 Research Translation (1 Credit)
NUR4635 Community Partnerships (3 Credits)
NUR4635L Community Nursing Practice (1 Credit)
NUR4906 Pro Nursing Transition (3 Credits)
NUR4906L Directed Clinical Study (1 Credit)
NCLEX Validation Credit (30 credits)
Thirty hours of Nursing Validation Credits are awarded in the student's last semester of enrollment in the BSN. These 30 hours are awarded based upon validation of previous nursing knowledge through satisfactory completion of NCLEX examination.