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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 130 General, Organic & Biochemistry and (4)
CHM 130A General, Organic & Biochemistry Lab or
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 Expository Writing 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