Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) Curriculum

Associate in Science Degree

This curriculum is accurate for 2017-2018 fall starts. Go here for 2016-2017.

SEM TERM COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE CREDITS CLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
      Practical Nursing Credits 7  
      PHASE 1: General Education Requirements    
    BIOL1417 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4 5
    BIOL1419 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4 5
    BIOL1435 Principles of Nutrition 3 3
    BIOL2225 Microbiology I 3 4
    CHEM1405 Fundamentals of Chemistry 3 4
    ENGL1410 Composition I 3 3
    ENGL1420 Composition II 3 3
    PHIL1445 Ethics or Critical Thinking in Society 3 3
    PSYC1405 Life-Span Psychology 3 3
    SOCS1400 Intro to Sociology or Goal 4, 8, 9, 10 course 3 3
      Semester Total 39 36
1 Fall PHASE 2: Acceptance into Core Nursing    
1 Fall NURS2304 Advanced Nursing Concepts 3 4
1 Fall NURS2305 Concepts of Nursing Practices I 2 4
1 Fall NURS2310 Family Nursing I 3 3
1 Fall NURS2315 Comprehensive Clinical I 4 10
      Semester Total 12 21
2 Spr NURS2321 Comprehensive Clinical II 4 10
2 Spr NURS2325 Family Nursing II 3 3
2 Spr NURS2330 Family Nursing III 3 3
2 Spr NURS2335 Concepts of Nursing Practices II 1 2
2 Spr NURS2340 Professional Nursing 2 3
      Semester Total 13 21
      Program Total 64 78
Elective Courses
    SOCS1405 Critical Thinking in Society 3  

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

This course sequence is an example.