The nursing core consists of twelve, 5-week, accelerated, online upper division nursing courses.
NUR 18200 Conceptual and Theoretical Thinking in Nursing (2 credits)
NUR 45200 Quality and Safety for Professional Nursing Practice (3 credits)
NUR 39000 Nursing Research (3 credits)
NUR 38801 Heath Assessment for Nursing Professionals (3 credits)
NUR 39400 Health Promotion and Education (3 credits)
NUR 39700 Nursing Care of the Aged, Disabled and Chronically Ill (3 credits)
NUR 41500 Pathophysiology (3 credits)
NUR 48300 Community and Public Health Nursing (4 credits)
NUR 39100 Professional Ethics (2 credits) **
NUR 48200 Nursing Leadership and Management (2 credits)**
NUR 45100 Nursing Informatics (3 credits)
NUR 49800 Capstone Course in Nursing (3 credits)
Order of Nursing Courses
Beginning for the Fall 2017 semester, students take classes in the following order:
Phase I Nursing Courses
- Phase I Nursing Courses: NUR 18200, NUR 39400, NUR 39700, NUR 41500, NUR 39100 & NUR 48200
- Students begin the program with NUR 18200. It is a pre-requisite to all subsequent NUR courses.
- Students may then complete the following Phase I courses in any order.
- NUR 39400
- NUR 39700
- NUR 41500
- NUR 39100 & NUR 48200**
- Phase I nursing courses, Statistics and English Composition II are pre-requisites to NUR 39000 Nursing Research
- **NUR 39100 and NUR 48200 are taken simultaneously in the same 5 week session. Students must register for both in the same session to remain on track.
NUR 39000 Nursing Research is considered the milestone course
Phase II Nursing Courses
- Phase II Nursing Courses are: NUR 38801, NUR 45100, NUR 45200, NUR 48300, NUR 49800
- Upon the successful completion of NUR 39000 Nursing Research, students will then complete the following Phase II nursing courses in any order:
- NUR 48300
- NUR 45200
- NUR 45100
- NUR 38801
- NUR 49800*
- NUR 49800* Capstone Course in Nursing is the last nursing course you will take. All prior nursing courses are pre-requisites to NUR 49800 (Capstone).
- Students can enroll in NUR 49800 with up to 6 outstanding credit hours remaining in non-nursing requirements.
- In most cases, lower division nursing courses are not transfer equivalents to PNW upper division nursing classes.
- NUR course descriptions are available on the RN-BSN program website .
- A semester-by-semester breakdown of nursing course offerings is available by reviewing the Carousel of Nursing Courses