Registered Nursing (RN) to Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN): Checklist

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Step One: Checklist (rev: 6/2011)

Directions: Highlight the form by dragging the mouse over all of the boxes. Copy and paste into WORD. Save. (Note: There are two pages/documents.) You can then fill in your information and email the WORD document as an attachment to Jeanie Flood for an advising session (email; jflood@hawaii.edu).

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Pre-nursing Requirements

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A. ENG 100 (Expository Writing)

B. Quantitative Reasoning (6 credits)

  • MATH 100, 104, 104f, 104g, 111, 115, 121, 205, 206, 231
  • Astronomy ASTR 180
  • Computer Science CS 102
  • Economics ECON 131, 340
  • Philosophy PHIL 345
  • Quantitative Business Analysis QBA 260
  • Sociology SOC 280/280L

C. World Cultures: ANTH 100 (Cultural Anthropology) + 1 other:

  • AG 230 Sustainable Agriculture
  • ANTH 320, 324, 372
  • ENG 201, 202, 253, 254, 275, 289
  • GEOG 102 Geography of World Regions
  • HIST 151, 152 World Civilization
  • POLS 251
  • Woman Studies WS  357

D. Language Arts (3 credits)

  • Chinese, Filipino, French, Hawaiian, Japanese, Spanish
  • Linguistics 102
  • Second Level English Composition Course: Eng 204, 205, 206, 257, 286A, 286B, 288, 290
  • Com 270
  • Computer Science CS 200  

E. Humanities: COM 270 + 2 other:    

  • Art 101, 109, 270, 280
  • Communications 270
  • English 200, 201, 202, 204, 205, 206, 253, 254, 257, 275, 286A, 286B, 288, 289, 290, 323, 345, 423, 430
  • Hawaiian Studies Culture Course: HWST 211, 176, 213
  • Japanese Studies Culture Course: JPNS 383, 382, 385
  • Languages first, second, third or fourth semester  CHNS, FIL, FR, HAW, JPNS, SPAN & SPAN 368
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  • Linguistics 102, 412
  • Performing Arts: DANC 251, DRAM 271, MUS 176
  • Philosophy 100, 101, 209, 211, 213, 220, 230, 300, 301, 302, 310, 315, 323, 330, 340, 381, 390, 430, 435, 450
  • Phil/WS 393
  • Bio/Phil 392

F. Social Sciences: PSY 100 (Survey of Psych) + 1 other: 

  • Anthropology 110, 320, 324, 372, 385, 389
  • Bus 100 Intro to Business
  • Economics 100, 130, 131, 340
  • Geography 102, 103, 105, 107, 430
  • History 151, 152, 274, 316, 317
  • Nursing 350, 457
  • HON 100 Opening Colloquium
  • HWST 111
  • MGT 333
  • Political Science 101, 220, 242, 251, 331, 341, 351, 353, 360, 391
  • Psychology 100, 312, 323, 390, 445, 475
  • Sociology 100, 240, 260, 280, 280L, 480
  • Women’s Studies 151, 357, 341, 430

G. Hawaii Pan Pacific Requirement (3 credits)

  • Nurse 350 (in core program)

H. Global & Community Citizenship (3 credits)

          • NURS 457 (in core program)

I. Natural Sciences: All of the following courses are REQUIRED (All NS courses must be passed with C or better. And have a combined GPA of 2.70 in the NS courses)

  • BIOL 243 Anat & Physiology I
  • BIOL 243L
  • BIOL 244 Anat & Physiology II
  • BIOL 244L
  • BIOL 275 Microbiology
  • BIOL 275L
  • CHEM 141 (no lab) Survey of Org Chem & BioChem
  • NURS 203 General Pharmacology
  • NURS 348 Pathophysiology
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Grade Check

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J. Statistics: Take one of following

  • PSY 213 Statistical Techniques
  • BIO 380 Biostatistics
  • SOC 280 Statistical Reasoning

MATH 121 Intro to Statistics & Probability (May satisfy Quantitative Reasoning requirement)

K. NURS 375 Applied Human Nutrition

L. PSY 320 Developmental Psychology

Nursing Elective: Take one of the following:

      NURS 359 Foundation of Health Promotion

     NURS 360 Health Care Policy

  • NURS 370 Intro to Transcult Nursing
  • NURS 371 Computers and Health Care
  • NURS 372D/L Spirituality in Health Care
  • NURS 373 Gerontological Health Care
  • NURS 374D/L Skills in Nursing Leadership and Management
  • NURS 394 Special Topics in Nursing
  • NURS 399 Directed Studies
  • NURS 471 Intro to Rural/Home

Health Care

  • NURS 494 Special Topics in Nursing
  • NURS 499 Directed Studies

RN to BSN Core

Fall Offerings

NURS 350 Trans-cultural Nursing

NURS 358 Nursing Research

NURS 347 Health Assessment

NURS 347L Practicum

NURS 362 Nursing Professional Writing (WI)

May be taken prior to admission

Spring Offerings

NURS 410 Community Health

NURS 410L Practicum  (WI)

NURS 457 Collaborative Health, Leadership, Management

NURS 457L Practicum

NURS 361 BSN Nursing Preview (WI) (odd years)

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PLEASE NOTE:  There may be college graduation requirements not listed on this sheet.  It is the student’s responsibility to know the requirements for graduation under the catalog for the semester you became a CAS student.  Refer to UH Hilo Catalog for list of major course requirements and updated list of approved General Education courses.