Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing

General Education Requirements …………………………………………………......45 credits
Major Requirements………………………………………………………………….72 credits
Elective Courses…………………………………………………………………….... 3 credits
Total ………………………………………………………………………………..120 credits  

General Education Requirements: Forty-five (45) credits are required as explained in the section “General Education Requirements for Bachelors’ Degrees.” Students of this Program are exempt from taking the course GEHP 3000 in the Health, Physical Education and Recreation category.

COURSE

CREDITS

Basic Skills in Spanish

9

Basic Skills in English

9

Basic Skills in Mathematics

3

Basic Skills: Access to Information and Computers

3

Philosophical and Esthetic Thought

6

Christian Thought

3

Historical and Social Context

9

Scientific and Technological Context

3

Major Requirements - 72 credits

CODE

COURSE

CREDITS

NURS 1111

Fundamentals of Nursing

4

NURS 1112

Practice of Fundamentals of Nursing

2

NURS 1130

Pharmacology Aspects

3

NURS 1231

Fundamentals of Adult Care I

6

NURS 1232

Practice of Adult Care I

2

NURS 2141

Fundamentals of Maternal-Neonatal Care

3

NURS 2142

Practice of Maternal-Neonatal Care

2

NURS 2233

Fundamentals of Adult Care II

6

NURS 2234

Practice of Adult Care II

2

NURS 2351

Fundamentals of Pediatric Care

3

NURS 2352

Practice of Pediatric Care

2

NURS 2361

Fundamentals of Psychosocial Care

3

NURS 2362

Practice of Psychosocial Care

2

NURS 2970

Transition Seminar

1

NURS 3100

Dimensions of Professional Practice

3

NURS 3115

Introduction to the Nursing Research Process

3

NURS 3120

Health Assessment

4

NURS 3140

Intervention in Psychosocial Transition

2

NURS 3190

Professional Intervention during the Life Cycle

4

NURS 4180

Nursing Care to the Family and Community

4

NURS 4911

Practice in Professional Interventions during the Life Cycle

3

NURS 4914

Practice in Nursing Care to the Family and Community

4

NURS 4980

Integration Workshop

4