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Program Prerequisites: Students admitted to the Nursing Program must successfully complete the following courses with a “C” or higher prior to enrolling in the first nursing class: 

BIO 168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4) credit hrs.
BIO 169 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4) credit hrs. 
CHM 131 Introduction to Chemistry and (4) credit hrs.
CHM 131A Introduction to Chemistry Lab or
CHM 151 General Chemistry I (4) credit hrs   
Fall Semester Class Lab Clinical Credit
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
NUR 101 Practical Nursing I   7 6 6 11
  10 6 6 14
Spring Semester Class Lab Clinical Credit
NUR 102 Practical Nursing II 7 0 9 10
PSY 150 General Psychology   3 0 0 3
  10 0 9 13
Summer Semester Class Lab Clinical Credit
NUR 103 Practical Nursing III 6 0 9 9
  6 0 9 9
TOTAL CREDITS: 48

Practical Nursing Program Costs

Practical Nursing program students should be prepared to incur additional expenses beyond tuition and college fees.

Outlined below are estimated expenses and are subject to change:

   
Medical Exam $100
Immunizations (which includes but not limited to Hep B, TB, Flu, childhood immunizations) $300
* Drug Screening (nonrefundable) $ 45
* Criminal Background Check (minimum of $35 but can increase with multi-state searches) $35
Uniforms for Clinical and Lab $140
1 pair bandage scissors, 1 pair hemostats, pen light, 3-color pen, 1 stethoscope, 1 sphygmomanometer $100
1 pair shoes (white leather) $ 50 - 75
Watch with second hand; military time preferred $ 25
Program Resources $1750
Textbooks  
Online educational services  
NCLEX Review  
Accident Insurance $ 6
CPR Certification $30-50     
Graduation Fee $ 25
Nursing Pin, Lamp, and Cap (optional) $ 75
Malpractice Insurance $ 16
Nursing Lab Kit $145