Courses and Curriculum

Major in Nursing - 126 credits

Total credits are inclusive of Elms College Core Requirements.

CORE NURSING REQUIREMENTS (65 CREDITS) STARTING WITH THE CLASS OF 2015

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 316  Nursing Care of the Adult I (5)
NUR 316L Nursing Skills Lab I (1)
NUR 346  Mental Health Nursing (4)
NUR 336  Nursing Care of the Adult II (5)
NUR 336L  Nursing Skills Lab II (1)
NUR 340 Evidence-Based Nursing (3)
NUR 364 Children and Families(5)
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  Leadership and Role Development in Nursing (5)
NUR 492   Senior Seminar (2)

* For Nursing Curriculum prior to the  Class of 2015 see Elms College Catalog

REQUIRED NON NURSING COURSES (44 CREDITS)

BIO 215 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BIO 216 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
BIO 221 Microbiology (4)
CHE 195 Biochemistry (4)
MAT 109 Statistics (3)
PED 148 Nutrition and Yoga (2)
PHI 248 Health Care Ethics (3)
PSY 101 General Psychology (3)
SOC 214 Sociology of Healthcare (3)
SPA 101 Spanish I (3)
SPA102 Spanish II (3)
SPA102L Spanish II Lab (1)
SWK 204 Human Behavior in the Social Environment (3)
SWK 304 Introduction to Cultural Competence (3)