The courses NURS 211, 212, 221, 222, 225, 231, 232, 235, 241, 242, 245, 620, 815,
816, 817, 818, and 819 are open only to those students accepted in the Associate Degree
Nursing Program (see Index: Nursing, A. S. Degree for admission requirements). A grade
of C or higher is necessary for progression in the sequence. Upon graduation, the
candidate receives an Associate in Science degree and is eligible to take the National
Council Licensing Exam (NCLEX).
Provides an overview of nursing roles, educational requirements, responsibilities,
job opportunities, and settings for nursing practice. Includes the historical evolution
of current nursing roles, contemporary health care issues, and career pathways available
in nursing. Designed for potential nursing majors and non-nursing majors.