Pre-Nursing Program Suggestions

Suggested community college program for students who plan to seek admission to UNMC College of Nursing - Kearney Division in pursuit of a B.S.N.


First Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

*General Chemistry or Intro to Chemistry

4

Microbiology

4

*General Psychology

3

Nutrition

3

*Expository Writing I (Eng. Comp. I)

3

Human Development (PSY 230) or Lifespan Development and the Family (FSID 150)

3

**College Algebra

3

Expository Writing II (Eng. Comp. II)

3

*General Sociology

3

Hours

13

Hours

16


Second Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

*Anatomy &
Physiology I

4

*Anatomy &
Physiology II

4

Ethics

3

***Political Science, Social Organization

3

***Family & Human Behavior

3

***Culture, Race, Ethnicity & Gender

3

Statistics

3

****Electives

3

***Humanities

3

Hours

13

Hours

16


* Courses required for admission to the College of Nursing. All pre-requisite courses must be completed by the start of the nursing program.

** 3.0 hours in College Algebra or higher math required.

*** One 3-hour course in this category.

****3.0 hours of electives needed to complete 120 credit hours in BSN.

For additional information contact:

Shauna Reinsch, Pre-Nursing Advisor
Health Science Programs
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska 68849-4510
Telephone: (308) 865-8260
reinschsn@unk.edu