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Dean - Sabine O'Hara


Curriculum Program of Study

Course NumbersPre-Requisite Associate Degree Course RequirementsCredit Hours
IGED 110 and 111Foundation Writing I and II6
IGED 120 and 220Foundation Quantitative Reasoning I and II6
IGED 130Foundation Oral Communication3
IGEDSciences in AASN (Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology, or Chemistry)12
NURS 100-200AASN Nursing Courses30
 Total Associate Degree Pre-Requisites57




Course NumbersJunior Level General Education RequirementsCredit Hours
IGED 210Discovery Writing3
IGED 250Discovery Technology3
IGED 260Discovery Science Lecture and Lab4
IGED 270Discovery Diversity3
IGED 280Discovery Civics3
IGED 391 and 392Frontier Exploration & Inquiry Capstone I and II3
 Total Interdisciplinary General Education Courses23


Course NumbersJunior Level Nursing Courses - Fall SemesterCredit Hours
NURS 300RN to BSN Transition Course3
NURS 301Health Assessment Theory2
NURS 302Health Assessment Lab2
NURS 348Pathophysiology3
NURS 350Ethical Issues in Health Care (Hybrid) - IGED 140 Substitute for Foundation Ethics3
 Total Fall Semester Junior Level Nursing Courses13



Course NumbersJunior Level Nursing Courses - Spring SemesterCredit Hours
NURS 305Professional Nursing Issues in Practice Seminar (Hybrid)2
NURS 306Professional Nursing Issues in Practice Practicum2
NURS 354Gerontological Nursing Theory3
NURS 356Legal Issues and Healthcare Policy3
NURS 455Nursing Research (Writing Intensive Course in the Major)3
 Total Spring Semester Junior Level Nursing Courses13


Course NumbersSenior Level Nursing CoursesCredit Hours
NURS 449Leadership and Management Theory3
NURS 448Leadership and Management Clinical2
NURS 464Urban Community Health Issues Theory (Hybrid)3
NURS 465Urban Community Health Issues Practicum2
NURS 471Clinical Preceptorship - Capstone Seminar2
NURS 472Clinical Preceptorship - Capstone Clinical2


Total Senior Level Nursing Courses14




 Bachelor of Science in Nursing Total 120


College of Urban Agriculture and Environmental Studies (CAUSES)

CAUSES Academic Programs

Environmental Science and Urban Sustainability – Tom Kakovitch, Program Director
Health Education - John Slack, Program Director
Nursing – Dr. Pier Broadnax, Program Director
Nutrition and Dietetics - Dr. Prema Ganganna, Program Director
Urban Architecture and Community Planning - Ralph Belton, Program Director

CAUSES Land-grant Programs

Center for Urban Agriculture & Gardening Education – Che' Axum, Director
Center for Sustainable Development – Dr. Dwane Jones, Director
Water Resources Research Institute – Dr. Tolessa Deksissa, Director
Center for Nutrition, Diet and Health - Dr. Lillie Monroe-Lord, Director
Institute of Gerontology - Dr. Elgloria Harrison, Interim Director
Center for 4-H and Youth Development – Rebecca Bankhead, Director
Architectural Research Institute - Clarence Pearson, Director

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