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UBSN Overall BSN Curriculum Plan

The UBSN Overall BSN Curriculum Plan illustrates the required sequencing of courses for Academic Year 2017-2018. Each course is a prerequisite to the next course in sequence.

 

Year I: Pre-Nursing Gen Ed Courses

Fall Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
*English Comp & Rhetoric (ENG 101) 3
*Anatomy & Physiology I (BIO 113) 4
*General Psychology (PSYC 103) 3
*Freshman Seminar (FYS 101) 3
*Introduction to College Algebra and Statistics (MATH 103) 3
16

Spring Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
*Anatomy & Physiology II (BIO 114) 4
*Public Communication (MCOM 110) 3
*Principles of Sociology (SOC 101) 3
*Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 113) 4
*Lifespan Development (PSYC 205) 3
17

Year II: Nursing

Fall Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
*Microbiology (BIO 106) 4
*Fine Arts 3
Intro to Professional Nursing (NURS 201) 2
Fundamentals of Professional Nursing (NURS 202) 4
Health Promotion I: Health Assessment (NURS 204) 3
16

Spring Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
Health Maintenance & Restoration (NURS 206) 6
Nutrition & Pharmacology (NURS 208) 3
*Humanities 3
*Elementary Statistics (MATH 203) 3
15

Year III: Nursing

Fall Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
The Research Process in Nursing (NURS 314) 3
Health Maintenance & Restoration II (NURS 316) 6
Essentials of Psych/Mental Health Nursing (NURS 318) 5
*Humanities 3
17

Spring Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
Essentials of Family Nursing (NURS 323) 5
Health Policy & Health Systems (NURS 328) 3
Health Maintenance & Restoration III (NURS 326) 6
14

Year IV: Nursing

Fall Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
Health Promotion II: The Community (NURS 344) 5
Leadership and Management Roles in Nursing
(NURS 345)
5
Capstone Senior Seminar (CAPS 390) 3
13

Spring Semester: 16 Weeks

Courses Credits
Current Issues & Trends in Nursing (NURS 357) 3
Transition to Professional Practice: Sr. Practicum (NURS 358) 6
Capstone II (NURS 393) 3
12

*College Gen ED Courses

Total Credits: 120
Nursing: 68 (56.67%)
College Gen Ed: 52 (43.33%)

NOTE: Nursing Courses run concurrently within a semester. Students must achieve a “C+” (77) or better in all nursing courses to progress in the BSN nursing program and to graduate.

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Jun
7
Thu
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session @ University of Bridgeport
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us to learn more about how you can become part of UB’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program, tour our state-of-the-art Nursing Skills & Simulation Lab and beautiful seaside campus, and meet our esteemed School of Nursing dean and faculty members!

Jun
18
Mon
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session @ University of Bridgeport
Jun 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us to learn more about how you can become part of UB’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program, tour our state-of-the-art Nursing Skills & Simulation Lab and beautiful seaside campus, and meet our esteemed School of Nursing dean and faculty members!

Jul
19
Thu
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session @ University of Bridgeport
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us to learn more about how you can become part of UB’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program, tour our state-of-the-art Nursing Skills & Simulation Lab and beautiful seaside campus, and meet our esteemed School of Nursing dean and faculty members!

Aug
22
Wed
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session @ University of Bridgeport
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us to learn more about how you can become part of UB’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program, tour our state-of-the-art Nursing Skills & Simulation Lab and beautiful seaside campus, and meet our esteemed School of Nursing dean and faculty members!

Sep
11
Tue
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session @ University of Bridgeport
Sep 11 @ 3:00 am – 4:00 am

Join us to learn more about how you can become part of UB’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program, tour our state-of-the-art Nursing Skills & Simulation Lab and beautiful seaside campus, and meet our esteemed School of Nursing dean and faculty members!