Curriculum

The BSN Program at Emory & Henry College is a competitive 125 credit hours.  Grounded in the Liberal Arts, the E&H BSN curriculum prepares nurses to be dynamic professionals.

Fall 1

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

ENGL 101

Writing

3

BIOL/CHEM 100

Intro to Biology & Chemistry

3

CORE 100

Self: The Individual

3

 

Language 1

RELG 1XX

Religion

3

   

16 credit hours

Spring 1

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

BIOL 120

Anatomy & Physiology I

4

PSYC 102

Intro to Psychology 

3

CHEM 125

Introduction to General, Organic & Physical Chemistry

3

  Language 2

CORE 103

Lifetime Wellness

1

HHP 1XX/HHP 1XX

Activity Courses (2)

1

   

16 credit hours

Summer 1

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

PSYC 231

Lifespan Psychology (CORE 200: Society) 

3

   

3 credit hours

Fall 2

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

BIOL 121

Anatomy & Physiology II

4

BIOL 232

Microbiology & Lab

4

NURS 206

Global Issues in Healthcare (CORE 300: World)

3

 

Creative Arts

3
   

14 credit hours

Spring 2

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

NURS 400

Pathophysiology

3

NURS 401

Health Assessment

3

NUR 203

Fundamentals in Nursing & Health Assessment

5

STAT 163

Introduction Stats for Behavioral Sciences

4

   

15 credit hours

Summer 2

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

NURS 204

Healthcare of the Elderly

5

NURS 300

Nursing Ethics

3

   

8 credit hours

Fall 3

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

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

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

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

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fall 4

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

NURS 409

Medical-Surgical Nursing II

5

NURS 411

Population & Rural Health Nursing

5

NURS 405

Healthcare Policy & Finance

3

   

13 credit hours

Spring 4

Course Number

Course Name

Credit Hours

NURS 413

Professional Leadership Capstone

5

  International Exploration 3
  Elective(s)  
    8+ credit hours
 

Total

125 credit hours

*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. 

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