Getting Started with RN

RN Prerequisites

So you have been contemplating your next move,  you wonder which career move might be best for you and your family and somehow you stumbled across nursing. Well, maybe not like that, maybe being a nurse has been you life long passion and you are ready to get started. Whatever the case may be, here are the prerequisites for getting started.

Prerequisites for RN-Associate Degree in Nursing  VS RN-Bachelor of Science in Nursing

RN –ADN Prerequisites

  • Completion of all required prerequisite courses with a grade of C or better and an overall grade point average of these courses of 2.75
    o Anatomy and Physiology I (BSC 1093)
    o Anatomy and Physiology I Lab (BSC 1093L)
    o Anatomy and Physiology II (BSC 1094)
    o Anatomy and Physiology II Lab (BSC 1094L)o English Composition I (ENC 1101)
    o Human Growth and Development (DEP 2004)o College Algebra (MAC 1105)
  •   Minimum score of 75% on each of the HESI A2 components (reading, grammar, vocabulary, math, anatomy and physiology) in one sitting.

The information listed above was what I fulfilled for the college I attended.

 

For more information about that college and prerequisites visit

 https://www.pensacolastate.edu/docs/programs/rn-as/Registered-Nursing-Information-Packet-10-21-16.pdf

RN-- BSN Prerequisites

BSC 1085+L Anatomy and Physiology I (+Lab) + 4
BSC 1086+L Anatomy and Physiology II (+Lab) + 4
DEP 2004 Human Development Across the Lifespan + 3
HSC 2577 Principles of Nutrition 3
MCB 1000+L Fundamentals of Microbiology (+Lab) 4
STA 2023 Elements of Statistics + 3
One science course from the following prefixes: CHM, BSC, BCH, PCB, PHY 3
One social science course from the following prefixes: PSY, SOP, SYG+ 3
Total Hours 27

The information listed above was what i.s required for the university I am currently attending.

For more information about that college and prerequisites visit

http://catalog.uwf.edu/undergraduate/nursingbsn/

 

 

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