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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Nursing, R.N. to B.S.N.

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Degree and Major Requirements

R.N. to B.S.N. Degree Requirements

Required Courses


1 General Education  (at JMU or as VCCS equivalents) and nursing prerequisite requirements.
2 Prerequisite courses include the following JMU or VCCS equivalents: WRTC 100 ; WRTC 103 ; BIO 270  and BIO 290 ; PSYC 160 ; PHIL 270 (ethics); SOCI 101 ; BIO 280  or CHEM 120 .

Total: 120 Credit Hours

Major Requirements

Additional information regarding the nursing curriculum can be found on the School of Nursing website.

Full-Time Sequence of Classes

Part-Time Sequence of Classes

First Year


2 NSG 324. Rn/Bsn Strategies for Success  is required during the first semester of enrollment in the program.

Total: 7 Credit Hours

Total: 7 Credit Hours

Total: 5 Credit Hours

Second Year

Special Expenses

A differential tuition of $90 per credit hour is added to the standard charge for courses carrying the NSG prefix. This charge applies to all students, both in-state and out-of-state, at the undergraduate and graduate levels, with exception of students enrolled in the R.N. to B.S.N. program.

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