RN to BS Curriculum (Online)

Full descriptions of the courses listed below can be found here.

One Year Curricular Plan (30 Credits)

Courses and Credits by Semester: 1 Year
Summer Semester
Course Number Course Title Credits
NBC 353 Clinical Reasoning and Judgment for Quality
and Safety Outcomes*
3
NBC 311 Family Nursing** 3
NBC 354 Patient & Family Centered Care* 2
NSG 393 Informatics and Health Care Environment** 3
Total Credits   11
Fall Semester
Course Number
Course Title Credits
NSG 348 Introduction to Nursing Research and Evidence
Based Practice**
3
NSG 472 Promoting Quality Health Outcomes and Culture
of Safety**
2
NGC 518 Health Promotion and Epidemiologic Methods* 3
NBC 476 RN Transitioning to Practice as
Baccalaureate Prepared Leader/Manager* 
2
Total Credits 10
Spring Semester
Course Number
Course Title
Credits
NBC 410 Public Health Nursing for Population Health** 3
NGC 509 Ethics for the Health Professions** 3
NBC 494 Baccalaureate RN Leadership Synthesis Project* 3
Total Credits 9

* Fourteen week format
**Seven week format

Two Year Curricular Plan (30 credits)

Courses & Credits by Semester: 2 Years
Summer Year 1
Course Number Course Title
Credits
NSG 393 Informatics and Health Care Environment** 3
NBC 311 Family Nursing** 3
Total Credits 6
Fall Year 1
Course Number Course Title Credits
NSG 472 Promoting Quality Health Outcomes and
Culture of Safety**
2
NSG 348 Introduction to Nursing Research and Evidence Based
Practice**
3
Total Credits
5
Spring Year 1
Course Number Course Title Credits
NBC 410 Public Health Nursing for Population Health** 3
NGC 509 Ethics for the Health Professions** 3
Total Credits
6
Summer Year 2
Course Number Course Title Credits
NBC 353 Clinical Reasoning and Judgment for Quality
and Safety Outcomes*
3
NBC 354 Patient & Family Centered Care* 2
Total Credits
5
Fall Year 2
Course Number Course Title Credits
NGC 518 Health Promotion and Epidemiologic Methods* 3
NBC 476 RN Transitioning to Practice as Baccalaureate
Prepared Leader/Manager*
2
Total Credits
5
Spring Year 2
Course Number Course Title Credits
NBC 494 Baccalaureate RN Leadership Synthesis Project*
3
Total Credits
3

* Fourteen week format
**Seven week format