Courses and Curriculum

Accelerated Second Degree in Nursing - 73 credits

Total credits are inclusive of Elms College Core Requirements.

CORE NURSING REQUIREMENTS (61 CREDITS)

NUR 110  Introduction to Contemporary Nursing Practice (3)
NUR 213  Medical Dose Calculations (1)
NUR 217  Health Assessment of the Adult (4)
NUR 219  Pathophysiology (3)
NUR 221  Fundamentals of Nursing (5)
NUR 225  Pharmacology  (3)
NUR 305  Nursing Care of the Adult I (4)
NUR 305L Nursing Skills Lab I (1)
NUR 346  Mental Health Nursing (4)
NUR 326  Nursing Care of the Adult II (4)
NUR 326L  Nursing Skills Lab II (1)
NUR 340 Evidence-Based Nursing (3)
NUR 407 Childrearing (4)
NUR 368 Childbearing(5)
NUR 429 NCLEX (2)
NUR 465 Nursing Care of the Older Adult (4)
NUR 470  Population-based Health Nursing (4)
NUR 475  Essenials of Nrusing  Leadership and Management (5)
NUR 492   Senior Seminar (2)

REQUIRED NON NURSING COURSES (9 CREDITS)

PHI 248 Health Care Ethics (3)
SOC 214 Sociology of Healthcare (3)
SWK 304 Introduction to Cultural Competence (3)

College Core (3 credits )

 Religion (3)

College Core Courses* that may also be required:

  • Art (3)
  • History (3)
* for those applying with an Associate Degree