Practical Nursing

Associate of Applied Science Degree

(63 Semester Credit Hours)

  •  1st Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    ENGL 1013  Composition I
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HSCI 1113  Medical Terminology
    Must pass with a "C" or better 
    HSCI 1123 Human Anatomical Structure I
    Must pass with a "C" or better 
    TMAT 1203 Technical Mathematics II
    (or higher math)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
     
    HSCI 1243 Human Anatomical Structure II
    (prerequisite: HSCI 1123)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
     
    3
    Total Hours    15

    Students must apply to and be admitted into the technical phase of the program before taking any of the LPN courses below.

  •  2nd Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    BST 1303
    or
    CIS 1113
    Introduction to Computers
    or 
    Fundamental Computer Operation
    3
    LPN 1101 Vocational, Legal and Ethical Concepts  1
    LPN 1102  Pharmacology I  2
    LPN 1111 Nursing of the Geriatric Patient 
    LPN 1121  Nutrition in Health and Illness  1
    LPN 1123 Basic Nursing Principles and Skills I  3
    LPN 1133  Clinical I 3
    LPN 1171  Nursing of Adults with Medical/Surgical Conditions I  1
    Total Hours   12
  •  3rd Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    LPN 1202 

    Nursing of Adults with Medical/Surgical Conditions II
    (prerequisite: LPN 1171) 

    LPN 1205  Clinical II
    (prerequisite: LPN 1133) 
    LPN 1212  Basic Nursing Principles and Skills II
    (prerequisite: LPN 1123) 
    LPN 1222  Pharmacology II
    (prerequisite: LPN 1102) 
    LPN 1232  Nursing of Mothers and Infants 
    Total Hours   13 
  •  Summer
    Course # Course Name Hours
    ENGL 1023 Composition II
    Must pass with a "C" or better 
    PSY 2003  General Psychology 
    Total Hours   6 
  •  5th Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    LPN 1302 Nursing of Children  2
    LPN 1308 Clinical III(prerequisite: LPN 1205)  8
    LPN 1322 Mental Health 2
    LPN 1332 Nursing of Adults with Medical/Surgical Conditions III(prerequisite: LPN 1202) 
    Total Hours   14