B AC H E LO R O F S C I E N C E
SAMPLE PLAN OF STUDY
NURS 240 Nursing as a Scholarly Profession 3CREDITS
NURS 340 Leadership & Ethical Reflection 2CREDITS
NURS 360 Health Assessment 4CREDITS
NURS 372 Integrated Family Nursing 3CREDITS
NURS 405 Psychosocial Nursing 2CREDITS
NURS 406 Public Health 4CREDITS
NURS 407 Complex Issues in Adult Health 5CREDITS
NURS 430 Nursing Management 2CREDITS
NURS 440 Nursing Issues & Career Development 2CREDITS
NURS 452 Synthesis 4CREDITS
TOTAL CORE CURRICULUM CREDITS 31
To complete this program a student must have a total of 122
credits, which includes 60 credits from a four year institution.
Which includes the core curriculum, general education
requirements, and electives as needed.
Distance & Continuing Education
on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex,
orientation, marital status, or public assistance status.
As a full time student who also
North Dakota State University does not discriminate
RN to BSN
disability, age, Vietnam Era Veterans status, sexual
works full time, the online classes
Direct inquiries to the Chief Diversity Officer,
1919 N. University Drive
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
offered by NDSU are extremely
helpful in my goal to obtain a
205 Old Main, (701) 231-7708.
PO Box 6050
bachelor’s degree. 1-800-726-1724 or 701-231-7015
— Melissa, Fargo, ND
Online courses gave me the flexibility and easy access to work
on this class from wherever and whenever I wanted to.
BRINGING EDUCATION — Jacob, MN
Bachelor of Science ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
To be admitted for the program, the applicant must have:
RN TO BSN
If you are a licensed professional nurse (RN) with an associate ASSOCIATE DEGREE TRANSCRIPTS
degree in nursing or a hospital diploma in nursing and would in nursing or a hospital diploma in nursing. from all post-secondary schools attended.
like to complete a baccalaureate degree in nursing, we invite
you to explore the primarily online RN to BSN program offered
through Distance and Continuing Education at North Dakota PROFESSIONAL NURSE LICENSE (RN) BACKGROUND CHECK
State University, Fargo. A current unencumbered professional nurse license A criminal background check with acceptable findings.
(RN) is required.
You may receive credit for some nursing courses through the
portfolio review process. CURRENT CPR CERTIFICATION
CUMULATIVE GRADE POINT at health provider level.
The nursing courses for this program are primarily online except of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Exceptions may be made if recent
for Nursing 407. These courses require time on campus and a work indicates acceptable academic performance.
clinical component during the summer. DETAILED PORTFOLIO
including resume and work experience as it relates to
PREREQUISITE GRADE POINT coursework.
of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in Anatomy/Physiology,
Microbiology, Psychology, Sociology, and English TWO REFERENCES
Completed NDSU admission application and application DOCUMENTATION OF HEALTH STATUS
to the nursing program.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PROGRAM:
1-800-726-1724 or 701-231-7015 TUITION & FEES www.ndsu.edu/nursing/baccalaureate_degree/rn_bsn_track/
www. n d s u .e d u/dce Distance & Continuing Education (DCE) classes for this FOR ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
program are charged at the NDSU North Dakota Residency www.ndsu.nodak.edu/prospective_students/
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