B.S. in Nursing (R.N. to B.S.N.) With an Associate Degree

Upon the completion of a Associate Degree and passing the NCLEX-RN, Fairleigh Dickinson University will award a minimum of sixty-six (66) credits toward the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.  These credits will satisfy the lower division requirements of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s BSN degree.  The remaining Courses needed to complete the degree requirement are listed below.

 

 GENERAL EDUCATION REQ.

26  Credits
  

College Requirements

20  Credits
Computers and Software
3
HIST ____
History Elective: ______________
3
ENGL ____
Eng Lit Elective:_____________
3
PHED____
Physical Education
1
PHED____
Physical Education
1

PSYC2201

Statistics
3
________
Free Elective

3

________
Free Elective
3
 

UNIVERSITY CORE REQUIREMENTS

6 Credits
Global Issues
3
Perspectives on the Individ.
3
 

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

36  Credits
Health Assessment I
2
Lab: Health Assessment I
2
Healthcare Economics
3
Bioethics
3
Prof Nurse in the 21st Cent
3
Community Health Nursing
5
Health Care Management
3
Nursing Research
3

NURS6600

Introduction to Advanced Nursing Practice:Philosophy & Theories (fall)

3
NURS7702Advanced Pathophysiology

3

NURS____Elective: ___________
3
NURS____Elective: ___________
3

A minimum of 128 credits is required for graduation.