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2+2 Nursing (ASN+BSN)

Accelerate your nursing education (and your career) by earning both an Associate of Science in Nursing and BSN in one streamlined program.

About

If you’re passionate about nursing and driven to succeed, you’ll love our 2+2 Nursing (ASN+BSN). It gives entry-level students an expedited way to start their careers in a fast-paced, fast-growing job market. The 2+2 combines our two-year ASN with an RN to BSN with no breaks in between degrees.

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Accreditation

Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. See more accreditation information.

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Requirements

Applicants for the 2+2 (ASN+BSN) must meet general admission requirements.

Curriculum

Associate in Science in Nursing Program, two-year track

Year 1, Semester 1
BIO 175Human Anatomy & Physiology I4
ENG 100English Composition3
MAT 150Clinical Mathematics for the Health Sciences3
NUR 101Foundations of Nursing Practice5
NUR 111Foundations of Nursing Practice: Clinical Laboratory2
Total Credits17
Year 1, Semester 2
BIO 176Human Anatomy & Physiology II4
NUR 102Families Within the Community7
NUR 112Families Within the Community: Clinical Laboratory3
PSY 100General Psychology3
Total Combined Credits34
Year 2, Semester 1
BIO 185Microbiology3
BIO 250Nutrition for Life3
NUR 201Acute and Chronic Health Problems7
NUR 211Acute and Chronic Health Problems: Clinical Laboratory4
Total Credits17
Year 2, Semester 2
NUR 202Crisis and Complex Health Problems7
NUR 212Crisis and Complex Health Problems: Clinical Laboratory5
PHI 210Ethical and Legal Dimensions in the Health Sciences1
SOC 100Introduction to Sociology3
Total Combined Credits67

RN to BSN Curriculum (Sample Schedule)

This sample schedule lists all required courses in a suggested sequence. Electives may be completed at any time prior to graduation.

Fall SemesterCredits
ENG 300Advanced Composition for Health Care3
IPC 302Introduction to Capstone1
NUR 301Conceptual Foundations of Nursing Practice3
NUR 310Human Diversity and Health Care3
Total Credits10
Spring SemesterCredits
ECO 150Survey of Economics3
NUR 321Health and Physical Assessment3
NUR 322Teaching and Learning for the Nursing Professional3
Humanities Elective3
Total Credits12
Summer SemesterCredits
ECO 310American Health Care System3
PHI 330Ethical Issues in Health Care3
300- or 400-level Elective3
Total Credits9
Fall SemesterCredits
IPC 401Research in Health Care3
MAT 260Statistics3
Total Credits6
Spring SemesterCredits
NUR 410Issues and Trends in Nursing3
NUR 420Nursing Leadership and Management3
NUR 430Nursing in a Global Society3
Elective3
Total Credits12
Summer SemesterCredits
IPC 450Capstone3
Elective3
Total Credits6
Total RN to BSN Credits55
Total Combined Credits120