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BS Nursing

Four-Year Academic Map 2018-2019

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2018-2019 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan.

Y1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
BIOL 125 3
FQ: Quantitative Reasoning 3
PSY 100 (DS: Social Science I) 3
ANTH 205 (FGB: Global Multicultural Perspectives) 3
Credits 15

Y1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
BIOL 275 (DB: Biological Science) 3
BIOL 275L (DY: Science Laboratory) 1
CHEM 141 (DP: Physical Science) 3
MATH 121, PSY 213 or SOC 280-SOC 280L (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I (Rec: COM 100) 3
PSY 320 3
Credits 16

Y2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
BIOL 243 3
BIOL 243L 1
GL: Language Arts 3
NURS 375 or KES 207^ 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
DS: Social Science II 3
Credits 16

Y2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
BIOL 244 3
BIOL 244L 1
FGA or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives 3
NURS 203 3
NURS 348 3
KES 202 3
Credits 16

Y3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
NURS 347 3
NURS 347L 1
NURS 350 (GE HPP) 3
NURS 351 3
NURS 352L 1
NURS 353 3
NURS 353L 3
Credits 17

Y3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
NURS 355 3
NURS 355L 3
NURS 356 3
NURS 356L 3
NURS 357 3
NURS 357L 3
Credits 18

Y4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
NURS 358 3
NURS 455 3
NURS 455L (WI) 5
NURS 456 3
NURS 456L (WI) 3
Credits 17

Y4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
NURS 410 2
NURS 410L (WI) 3
NURS 457 (DS: Social Science II and GE GCC) 3
NURS 457L 2
NURS 459 2
NURS 459L 1
NURS Elective^^ 3
Credits 16

Notes:

  1. Students must earn at least a 2.0 GPA in courses required for the major.
  2. MATH 121 meets the GE Quantitative Reasoning Requirement. The Quantitative Reasoning course must be passed with a "C" grade of better.
  3. All Natural Science courses must be passed with a "C" grade or better.
  4. NURS 348 and NURS 375 both must be passed with a "C" grade or better.
  5. RN to BSN students replace NURS 459-459L with NURS 361-362.
  6. Basic students who transfer into the BSN program must complete a minimum of 63 credits of UH Hilo nursing courses. These credits must include: NURS 347-347L, 350, 351, 352L, 353-353L, 355-355L, 356-356L, 357-357L, 358, 455-455L, 456-456L, 410-410L, 457-457L, 459-459L.

^Students must choose one of the following statistics courses: MATH 121, PSY 213, SOC 280-280L, or BIOL 280.
^^Students have the option to do the upper level required nursing elective in either Spring 2 or Spring 4.