Practical Nursing Curriculum
|| Summer Session
|| Sem. Hrs.
|*NUA 100||Basic Nurse Assistant Training||7.5|
|ENG 101||Freshman Composition 1||3|
|Prerequisite: Admission to the Practical Nursing Program. Placement on the Illinois Health Care Worker Registry as a CNA in good standing by the end of the fall semester is required.|
|NUP 105||Introduction to Practical Nursing
|PSY 101||General Psychology 1
|*BIO 111||Anatomy & Physiology Fundamentals
| Spring Semester
| NUP 125
|| Nursing Care of Individuals with Health Problems
| PSY 265|| Developmental Psychology||3|
| NUT 110||Nutrition||3|
| Semester Total||16|
| Pre-Summer / Summer Sessions|
| NUP 130|| Transitional Issues||3|
| Session Total||3|
| Total Program Requirement||45.5|
Note: Students enrolled in the Practical Nursing Program must complete NUA 100, BIO 111 (or BIO 211 & 212) and all NUP courses in sequence with a grade of C or better in order to register for subsequent courses and continue in the program. All co-requisites courses listed in the program curriculum must be completed with a C or better to graduate.
*Notice to PN students who plan to apply for admission to 2nd year ADN program: In place of BIO 111 you may consider enrolling in BIO 211 and BIO 212. (BIO 211 and BIO 212 are required for admission to the Associate Degree Program).
*Course Descriptions can be accessed at: Course Catalog