Tyler Junior College

Nursing, Associate Degree

LVN-ADN Transition (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Spring 2015

Total Semester Hours: 60
Prerequisites

BIOL 2402 Anatomy and Physiology II
BIOL 2420 Microbiology for Non-Science Majors
ENGL 1301 Composition I 
PSYC 2301 General Psychology
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth and Development
Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; OR
    Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Semester I

RNSG 1172 Professional Nursing Competencies
RNSG 1163 Transitional Clinical I
RNSG 2371 Concept-based Transition to Professional Nursing Practice
RNSG 1170 Introduction to Health Care Concepts

Semester II

RNSG 2573 Health Care Concepts III
RNSG 2172 Professional Nursing Competencies II
RNSG 2363 Clinical III

Semester III

RNSG 2574 Health Care Concepts IV
RNSG 2173 Professional Nursing Concepts III
RNSG 2360 Clinical IV

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements.

All first-year courses must be completed with a ā€˜ā€™Cā€ 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.

* Upon successful completion of RNSG 1172, RNSG 1162, RNSG 2371 and RNSG 1170 , the transition student will earn an additional twelve (12) credit hours of equivalency credit.  The transition option graduate will have earned a minimum total of 60 credit hours and the associate of applied science degree in nursing.