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the fall before you intend to begin the nursing curriculum.

Nursing Admission Process



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RN to BSN Program

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Courses Required Before Applying to Nursing Program


General Biology w/ Lab*
General Chemistry w/ Lab* OR Molecules that Matter*
Anatomy & Physiology w/ Lab
Pathophysiology
General Microbiology w/ Lab
Nutrition
College Algebra* OR Mathematical Perspectives*
Quantitative Methods or Social Statistics
General Psychology*
English Composition*
Sociology or Social Problems/Social Change or Anthropology*
Fundamentals of Communications*
Ethics*
Life Span Development

*Also meets a core requirement; Prerequisites and university core are subject to change.

> View transfer course equivalencies for local two year colleges

 

Core Courses Required Before Graduation

First Year Seminar (first semester for incoming freshman)
Art, Theatre, or Music
World Civilization or American Experience
Religious Studies
Literature
Philosophy
Interdisciplinary Studies (two courses)

 

> View a Sample Four-Year Curriculum

 


 

For additional information about the nursing program you may contact Rebecca DeYoung- Colwell, Nursing Admission Counselor at 816-501-3692 or email her at Rebecca.Colwell@avila.edu.