Registered Nurse Program Nursing - AAS Degree

TYPICAL TWO-YEAR PROGRAM

First

COMP

1503

Freshman Composition

3

BIOL

1404

Anatomy & Phys. I **

4

NURS

1109

Nursing I

9

 

 

 

16

Second

PSYC

1013

General Psychology

3

BIOL

2504

Anatomy & Phys. II ***

4

NURS

2209

Nursing II

9

 

 

 

16

Third

PSYC

1023

Human Development

3

BIOL

4254

General Microbiology

4

NURS

3311

Nursing III

11

 

 

 

18

Fourth

SOCI

1163

Gen. Sociology

3

LITR

xxx3

Literature

3

NURS

4411

Nursing IV

11

 

 

 

17

*Minimum of a “C” grade is required for nursing I and II; minimum of a “C+” grade is required for nursing III and IV.

**BIOL 1404 with a “C” is a prerequisite for NURS 2209

***BIOL 2504 with a “C” is a prerequisite for NURS 3311

****BIOL 4254 is a prerequisite for NURS 4411

Also required: One unit of physical education.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

RN TRANSFER PROGRAM

Approximately twenty percent of Alfred State’s graduates transfer directly into a baccalaureate nursing program.

Alfred State students may transfer to most New York State baccalaureate programs with junior status, consistent with NYS transfer agreement.

TYPICAL 1 +2+1 PROGRAM

First

BIOL

1404

Anatomy & Phys. I **

4

COMP

1503

Freshman Composition

3

PSYC

1013

General Psychology

3

SOCI

1163

General Sociology

3

 

XXX3

Liberal Arts Elective

3

 

 

 

16

Second

BIOL

2504

Anatomy & Phys II***

4

NURS

2001

Seminar in Nursing

1

LITR

XXX3

Literature Elective

3

 

XXX3

Gen Ed Elective

3

MATH

1123

Statistics I

3

 

XXX3

Open Elective

3

 

 

 

17

Third

NURS

1109

Nursing I*

9

BIOL

4254

General Microbiology****

4

PSYC

1023

Human Development

3

 

 

 

16

Fourth

NURS

2209

Nursing II*

9

HLTH

1313

Nutrition

3

SPCH

1083

Effective Speaking

3

 

 

 

15

Fifth

NURS

3311

Nursing III*

11

NURS

8003

Nursing Informatics

3

NURS

5023

Contemporary Nursing

3

 

 

 

17

Sixth

NURS

4411

Nursing IV*

11

NURS

4001

Decision Making

1

BIOL

6403

Advanced Pathophysiology

3

NURS

6413

Health Assess/Promotion

3

 

 

 

18

Seventh

NURS

7003

Nursing Research

3

NURS

5003

Ethical Issues in Healthcare

3

ANTH

5113

Cross Cultural Encounters

3

NURS

6003

Nursing Leadership/Management

3

 

XXX3

Lib Arts Elective-Upper

3

 

XXX3

Lib Arts Elective-Upper

3

 

 

 

18

Eighth

NURS

XXX3

Nursing Elective

3

NURS

7004

Pop Focused Care

4

NURS

8013

Prof Capstone

3

 

XXX3

Lib Arts Elective-Upper

3

 

XXX3

Lib Arts Elective-Upper

3

 

 

 

16

*Minimum of a “C” grade is required for Nursing I and II; minimum of a “C+” grade is required for Nursing III and IV.

**BIOL 1404 with a “C” is a prerequisite for NURS 2209

***BIOL 2504 with a “C” is a prerequisite for NURS 3311

****BIOL 4254 is a prerequisite for NURS 4411

Also required: One unit of physical education.