Curriculum

The BSN Program at Emory & Henry College is a competitive 126 credit hours with 57 hours in general education courses and 69 credit hours in nursing.

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

Fall 1

ENGL 101

Writing

3

BIOL 117

General Biology

4

CORE 100

The Individual

3

CORE 103

Lifetime Wellness

1

RELG 1XX

Religion

3

   

14 credit hours

Spring 1

BIOL 120

Anatomy & Physiology I

4

PSYC 102

Intro to Psych

3

STAT 163

Introduction Stats for Behavioral Sciences

4

CHEM 1XX

Introduction to Chemistry

3

HHP 1XX/HHP 1XX

Activity Courses (2)

1

   

15 credit hours

Summer 1

NURS 207

Cultural Concepts in Healthcare  (Core 200) 

3

PSYC 231

Lifespan Psychology

3

   

6 credit hours

Fall 2

BIOL 121

Anatomy & Physiology II

4

 

Foreign Language I

4

NURS 206

Global Issues in Healthcare (Core 300)

3

BIOL 232

Microbiology & Lab

4

   

15 credit hours

Spring 2

 

Foreign Language II

4

 

Creative Arts

3

NURS 400

Pathophysiology

3

NUR 203

Fundamentals in Nursing & Health Assessment

5

   

12 credit hours

Summer 2

NURS 204

Healthcare of the Elderly

5

NURS 300

Nursing Ethics

3

   

8 credit hours

Fall 3

NURS 302

Pharmacology I

3

NURS 304

Medical-Surgical Nursing I

5

NURS 305

Psychiatric Nursing

5

NURS 402

Informatics & Technology

3

   

16 credit hours

Spring 3

NURS 303

Pharmacology II

3

NURS 306

Maternal Child & Women’s Health

5

NURS 307

Pediatric Nursing

5

NURS 403

Evidence-Based Practice & Nursing Research

3

   

16 credit hours

Summer 3

 

Global Citizenship

3

 

 

3 credit hours

Fall 4

NURS 409

Medical-Surgical Nursing II

5

NURS 411

Population & Community Nursing

5

NURS 405

Healthcare Policy & Finance

3

   

13 credit hours

Spring 4

NURS 413

Professional Leadership Capstone

5

  Elective(s)  
    5+ credit hours
 

Total

126 credit hours

*Some students may need to take BIOL 100 prior to BIOL 117. 

*Some students may need to take ENGL 100 prior to ENGL 101. 

Transfer credits can apply to prerequisite or college requirements but not Nursing courses.

Program application occurs during the second fall semester.