Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Nursing (BSN)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
348.101 General Psychology (GenEd B)348.210 Life Span Psychology (GenEd B)
450.173 Anatomy and Physiology I (GenEd C)450.174 Anatomy and Physiology II (GenEd C)
352.101 Introduction to Chemistry (GenEd C)452.108 Physiological Chemistry
320.101 Composition I345.211, 45.213, or 46.200 (GenEd B)
 or 45.211, 45.213, or 46.200 (GenEd B) or 20.101 Composition I
(1)09.100 Optional University Seminar  
13Total Semester Credits (14 credits with 09.100)14Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
382.210 Professional Nursing3 82.211 Nutrition
3 82.214 Health Assessment 382.212 Pharmacology
3 82.215 Pathophysiology for Nursing Practice 582.213 Foundations of Nursing Practice
32nd-level Writing Course353.141 Intro. to Statistics (GenEd Quantitative)
350.240 Introductory Microbiology or 48.160 Basic Statistics (GenEd Quantitative)
1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills
16Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
282.310 Family Nursing382.306 Introduction to Nursing Research
782.311 Adult Health Nursing I882.312 Maternal and Child Health Nursing
 OR 82.312 Maternal and Child Health Nursing OR 82.311 Adult Health Nursing I
3General Education Communications (also GenEd A)3General Education Group B (Social Science)
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3General Education Group A (Humanities)
15Total Semester Credits17Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
582.410 Community Health Nursing782.412 Adult Health II
 or 82.412 Adult Health II or 82.410 Community Health Nursing
582.411 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing482.414 Nursing Management Leadership
 or 82.414 Nursing Management Leadership or 82.411 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making3General Education Group A (Humanities)
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science & Mathematics)  
16Total Semester Credits14Total Semester Credits
 TOTAL CREDITS:120(121 with 09.100)


The sequence of General Education courses is an example only; they may be taken in any order.

This program counts 1 of the 3 Communications courses as a GenEd A as permitted by GenEd Policy.

Consult Advisor for other options.

One General Education Course must be selected (not in Biology or Psychology)

that also qualifies as a Diversity Course; see approved list in catalog and consult advisor.