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    Palo Alto College
   
 
  Oct 20, 2017
 
 
    
Palo Alto College Schedule/Catalog 2013-2014 [Archived Catalog]

Pre-Nursing: Associate of Science, concentration in Pre-Nursing


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The nursing profession positively affects the delivery of health care in a variety of settings. The mission of the Associate degree with a concentration in Pre-Nursing curriculum is to prepare students for further studies that will result in obtaining either a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN). Pre-nursing studies integrate theory and research-based knowledge from the arts, humanities and sciences to develop a foundation for good nursing practice. Additionally, students will acquire written, spoken, and technological skills to communicate effectively in the work place.

Several nursing programs are offered through area colleges and universities. Requirements vary depending on the nursing program institution and can change from one year to the next. Students planning to apply and transfer to certified nursing programs should consult with their faculty advisor for further information concerning the specific requirements.

Degree Requirements (Total Credit Hours 62)


Mathematics (3 Hours)


Additional Humanities (3 Hours)


            Select 1 course from Additional Humanities (41) Core 

Visual and Performing Arts (3 Hours)


            Select 1 course from the Visual and Performing Arts (50) Core 

Government (6 Hours)


            Select 2 courses from the Government (70) Core 

Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 Hours)


NOTES:


*Students should check with the university to which they plan to transfer to ensure they take any additional required courses for that university.
**Students applying to UTHSC will also need to complete CHEM 1407.
CIP Code: 51.1105
Major Code: PNUR

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