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Cynthia Hunter
Email: chunter@wju.edu
Phone: 304-243-2030


Curriculum


The BSN Accelerated Program is designed for students who have a four-year college degree. After completing the prerequisite courses, students enter this full-time nursing program in June and graduate in December, 18 months later.

Prerequisite courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology I and II (6 credits)
  • Chemistry (3 credits)
  • General Psychology (3 credits)
  • Developmental Psychology (3 credits)
  • Microbiology/Epidemiology (2 credits)
  • Statistics (3 credits)

Curriculum:

Year 1

Summer

  • NUR 227, Clinical Nutrition (1 credit)
  • NUR 230D, Basic Care (3 credits)
  • NUR 230C, Basic Care (2 credits)
  • NUR 203, Health Assessment (1 credit)

Fall

  • NUR 309C, Introduction to Nursing Care (6 credits)
  • NUR 309D, Introduction to Nursing Care (4 credits)
  • NUR 329, Pharmacology (2 credits)
  • NUR 335, Systems Concepts (1 credit)
  • NUR 327, Elements of Research in Nursing (2 credits)
  • PHI 305, Ethics for Healthcare (3 credits)

Spring

  • NUR 323, Introduction to Pathophysiology (2 credits)
  • NUR 326, Psychopathology (2 credits)
  • NUR 319C, Acute Care Nursing I (3 credits)
  • NUR 319D, Acute Care Nursing (4 credits)
  • NUR 320C, Acute Care Nursing II (3 credits)
  • NUR 320D, Acute Care Nursing (3 credits)

Year 2

Summer

  • NUR 421, Pathophysiology (2 credits)
  • NUR 430, Basic EKG (1 credit)
  • NUR 480, Senior Seminar I (1 credit)
  • NUR 405C, Multisystems Nursing Care I (5 credits)
  • NUR 405D, Multisystems Nursing Care (3 credits)
  • NUR 406C, Multisystems Nursing Care II (3 credits)
  • NUR 406D, Multisystems Nursing Care (3 credits)

Fall

  • NUR 426, Nursing Trends and Issues (2 credits)
  • NUR 481, Senior Seminar II (1 credit)
  • NUR 424, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (1 credit)
  • NUR 412, Critical Thinking (1 credit)
  • NUR 422C, Complex Nursing Care I (5 credits)
  • NUR 422D, Complex Nursing Care (3 credits)
  • NUR 423C, Complex Nursing Care II (3 credits)
  • NUR 423D, Complex Nursing Care (2 credits)


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