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Nursing Program Curriculum Plan

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Bachelor of Science, Curriculum 202

Freshman Year

Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits   Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits
CHE 101 General Chemistry (NST)   4   CHE 271 Intro to Biochemistry CHE101 4
PSY 101 General Psychology   3   PSY 311 Survey of Human Development SPY101 3
ENG 101 Composition (5WE)   3   FNI 211 Human Nutrition CHE101 3
SOC 101 Intro to Sociology (5SS)   3   BIO 202 Intro to Microbiology (5NST)   3
U.S. Civilization/Western Civilization (5US/5WC)   3   LIB 200 Critical Research Skills (5ITL)   1
Total   16   World Systems/Foreign Language (5WRS/FL)   3
        Total   16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits   Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits
BIO 326 Anatomy & Physiology I CHE217 or CHE111 & BIO101 4   BIO 327 Anatomy & Physiology II BIO326 4
NUR 313 Foundations of Nursing BIO202, PSY311; co-requisite BIO326 4   NUR 314 Health Assessment & the Nursing Process NUR313 4
MAT 161 Intro to Statistics (5MAT)   3   NUR 326 Health Promotion & Social Justice NUR313 3
Humanities/Arts (5HUM/5ART)   3   NUR 332 Topics in Pathosphysiology BIO326 2
Total   14   General Education Elective   3
        Total   16

Junior Year

Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits   Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits
Cognate requirements must be completed with a grade of a C or better prior to taking junior level nursing courses
Junior* standing in program
NUR 327 Application of Research in Nursing Practice (AWR) MAT161 3   NUR 363 Care of Adults II NUR362, NUR314 6
NUR 347 Pharmacology & the Nursing Process NUR314 3   NUR 370 Maternal Child Nursing I NUR314 4
NUR 362 Care of Adults I NUR314, Junior* 6   Global Issues (5GLO)   3
Liberal Arts Elective   3   Liberal Arts Elective   3
Total   15   Total   16

Senior Year

Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits   Course Number & Name (Gen Ed. Code) Prereq. Credits
Senior*: Satisfactory completion of all junior nursing courses
NUR 464 Care of Adults III NUR363, Senior* 5   NUR 425 Public Health Nursing NUR363, Senior* 4
NUR 435 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing NUR363, Senior* 4   NUR 428 Management and Leadership NUR363, Senior* 4
OR   OR
NUR 425 Public Health Nursing NUR363, Senior* 4   NUR 464 Care of Adults III NUR363, Senior* 4
NUR 428 Management and Leadership (OE) NUR363, Senior* 4   NUR 435 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing NUR363, Senior* 5
Elective   1        
ALL   ALL
NUR 473 Maternal Child Nursing II   3   NUR 466 Transition to Professional Practice   5
Total   12   Total   13-14
 

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about nursing at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

Noreen M. Houck, Ph.Dc., M.S., RN, CNE, Chairperson
Department of Nursing and Nutrition
Office: Hawkins Hall 209B
Phone: (518) 564-3124
Fax: (518) 564-3100
Email: nursingdept@plattsburgh.edu

SUNY Plattsburgh
Department of Nursing and Nutrition
Hawkins Hall
Plattsburgh, NY 12901