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Executive RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Curriculum

Upon admission, each student will receive a personalized review of completed coursework to create an individualized progression plan for program completion including general education requirements.

 
General University Core and Graduation Requirements
45 credits
Diversification Core
19 credits
Natural Science  (7) 
Arts/Humanities/Literatures (6)

Social Science (6)

Foundation Core
12 credits
Written Communication (3) 
Symbolic Reasoning (3) 
Global/Multicultural Perspectives (6)

General Elective Courses
Approximately 14 credits
 

Includes any remaining upper-division and/or WI courses to meet UHM graduation requirements.

Associate Degree Nursing Coursework
Approximately 35 credits

Approximately 35 credits

Upon admission, students will receive a personalized review of completed coursework.
 

Prerequisite and Upper Division Courses
40 credits

Semester 1
9 credits

NURS 301 Introduction to Evidence Based Practice and Health Promotion (W) (3)
NURS 306  Statistics in Nursing (3)
NURS 363 Introduction to Nursing Research (E) (3)

Semester 2
9 credits
 

NURS 462 Community Health Nursing for the Executive RN (3)
NURS 462L Community Health Nursing for the Executive
RN Fieldwork (OW) (3)
Nursing Elective # 1 (3)

Semester 3
9 credits

NURS 461 Advanced Pathophysiology and Neurobiology (3)
NURS 452 Cultural Aspects of Health Management in
Populations Indigenous to Hawaii, Pacific and Asia (H) (3)
NURS 453 Introduction to Genetics in Nursing Practice (3) 

Semester 4
13 credits

NURS 460 Complex Nursing and Leadership (4)*
NURS 460L Complex Nursing and Leadership Lab (W) (6)*
Nursing Elective # 2 (3)

 

Total # of credits: 120

* Eligible for credit by portfolio
 
Updated: June 14, 2017
 
 

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