Liberal Arts and Sciences: Nursing: Pre-Nursing Option

This program is designed for students who are seeking to transfer to a nursing or health science-related baccalaureate program. The successful student is academically prepared for transfer into the junior of a four-year college or university.   Apply & Register Program Details

This program is designed for students who are seeking to transfer to a nursing or health science-related baccalaureate program. The successful student is academically prepared for transfer into the junior of a four-year college or university.

 


Area of Interest:
Health and Wellness
Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Science
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
BIO-111 Biology I - Science or  
...-... Free Elective 3/4
CHM-101 General, Organic & Biological Chemistry I 4
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
PSY-101 Basic Psychology 3
HPE-181 Basic Life Support “C” 1
    14/15
Second Semester
CHM-102 General, Organic & Biological Chemistry II 4
ENG-102 English Composition II 3
MTH-111 Elements of Statistics 3
HIS-101 World Civilization I or  
ENG-271 World Literature I 3
BIO-211 Anatomy & Physiology I1 or  
BIO-117 Basic Anatomy & Physiology I1 4
    17
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
BIO-212 Anatomy & Physiology II1  
BIO-118 Basic Anatomy & Physiology II1 4
PSY-109 Developmental Psychology 3
PHL-232 Biomedical Ethics 3
...-... Free Elective 3
    13
Second Semester
BIO-221 Microbiology I1 or  
BIO-121 Basic Microbiology1 4
FNS-105 Introduction to Nutrition 3
CSC-101 Computer Literacy 3
SOC-101 Introduction to Sociology 3
...-... Free Elective2 3
    16
  Total Minimum Credits 60
1 It is highly recommended that students complete BIO-211, BIO-212, and BIO-221. Prerequisite BIO-111.
2 Elective should be selected based on transfer institution’s requirements.

Program Goals

  • To provide students with a foundation in general education.
  • To ensure transferability of course work to a baccalaureate program in nursing and related science-based health careers.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Communicate in both written and oral formats.
  2. Apply the scientific method of inquiry to analyze problems and draw conclusions from evidence and data.
  3. Identify resources, obtain and critically evaluate information.
  4. Model ethical professional behaviors in the role of a health care professional.

Special Program Requirements

  • Graduation from an approved secondary school or a GED
    is required.
  • Nursing majors must attend a Nursing information
    session. The schedule of dates/times/locations can be
    found on the College webpage or by contacting S. Hansen
    at (856) 227-7200 ext 4359

Transfer Opportunities

Students in this program transfer to many institutions including our premier partners:

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Contact Person

Susan Hansen 
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4359
email: shansen@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

24.0101

Program Code

PRN.AS