Tyler Junior College

Nursing, Associate Degree

Nursing, ADN (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Spring 2015

Total Semester Hours: 60
Prerequisites

BIOL 2401 Anatomy and Physiology I
BIOL 2402 Anatomy and Physiology II*
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth and Development

Semester I

PSYC 2301 General Psychology
RNSG 1271 Professional Nursing Competencies
RNSG 1170 Introduction to Health Care Competencies
RNSG 1471 Health Care Concepts I
RNSG 1171 Professional Nursing Concepts I
RNSG 1161 Clinical I

Semester II

BIOL 2420 Microbiology
RNSG 2572 Health Care Concepts II
RNSG 2172 Professional Nursing Competencies II
RNSG 2362 Clinical II

Semester III

ENGL 1301 Composition I*
RNSG 2573 Health Care Concepts III
RNSG 2173 Professional Nursing Concepts III
RNSG 2362 Clinical III

Semester IV

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; OR
    Select 1 Creative Arts Core course;
(See Core Curriculum).
RNSG 2574 Health Care Concepts IV
RNSG 2174 Professional Nursing Competencies IV
RNSG 2360 Clinical IV

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements.

Non-nursing courses may be taken prior to placement in the ADN program.

All students, especially those with English as a second language, are recommended to take Medical Terminology prior to enrolling in nursing courses.

All general education prerequisites must be completed prior to fourth semester.

All other first-year courses must be completed with a ā€œCā€ or better before progressing to the second year.

Non-nursing courses must be taken concurrently in the order listed in the degree plan.

Exceptions must be approved in writing by the department chair.

Note: RNSG 1311 Nursing Pathophysiology with the prerequisites of BIOL 2401 and 2402, RNSG 2306 Nursing Informatics, RNSG 1309 Introduction to Nursing, and RNSG 1108 Dosage Calculations for Nursing are elective nursing courses that are offered dependent upon demand and faculty availability.

Special admission and retention rules apply. Contact the department chair for details.