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Pre-Nursing Associate's Degree Requirements

Total Credit Hours Required in Degree - 65

General Education Curriculum Credit Hours - 39
*Six hours of foreign language/multicultural studies and a third English course are not required.

Communication - 12

ENG 101 Composition
COM 108 Fundamentals of Speech Research Writing
SCI 103 Writing in Science
Arts Experience: See Options Art, Music, Theatre (AE)

Critical Thinking/Inquiry - 6

FYS 101 First Year Seminar
MAT 102 College Algebra

Science Cluster - 7

BIO 107 General Biology I
PSY 101 Intro to Psychology

Knowledge of Self, Society, and Culture - 9

HIS 111/112 Western Civilization I or II
REL 204/205 Old or New Testament
HIS 251/252 American History I or II

Values/Ethics - 5

REL 105, PHI 204, BUS 290, PHI/EDU 364, COM 370
PED 100 Fitness for College and Life

Major Curriculum Credit Hours - 12

BIO 211 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
BIO 212 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
BIO 251 Introductory Microbiology

Associated Fields - 14

CHE 121 General Chemistry I
CHE 280 Survey of Organic Chemistry
MAT 200 Introduction to Statistics
PSY 200 Life-Span Developmental Psychology

*Majors must also present evidence of successful completion of a course in CPR, cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Requirements for other Biology Degrees:

Bachelor of Science in Biology
Bachelor of Science in Biology Education