Bachelor of Science in Nursing for RN Students (100% Online RN-BSN Completion)

The curriculum assumes that an entering student to the RN-BSN completion program has an active unencumbered RN license.
Potential Credits Carried into the Completion Program (78 s.h.)
Block Credit Awarded:29
The following Block Credit will be granted and posted on the student's transcript after admission to the RN-BSN completion program:
Anatomy and Physiology 1
Anatomy and Physiology 1 Laboratory
Anatomy and Physiology 2
Anatomy and Physiology 2 Laboratory
Microbiology for the Health Professions
Microbiology Laboratory for Health Professions
Writing 1
General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Normal Nutrition
Arts and Humanities General Education Course
Elective Course
Transfer and/or Prior Learning Nursing Credits Earnedup to 39
This is credit earned in student's RN program; credit will be given for some or all of the following courses:
Professional Nursing 1
Professional Nursing 1 Laboratory
Child Bearing, Family, and Women's Health Nursing
Childbearing, Family, and Women's Health Nursing Laboratory
Professional Nursing 2
Professional Nursing 2 Laboratory
Professional Nursing 3
Professional Nursing 3 Laboratory
Nursing Care of Children and Families
Nursing Care of Children and Families Laboratory
Complex Care
Complex Care Laboratory
Mental Health Nursing
Mental Health Nursing Laboratory
Prior learning experiential credit earned for active unencumbered RN license10
Total Potential Credits 78
Required Courses for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing for RN Students (47 s.h.)
Additional General Education Requirements (may be taken concurrently with nursing courses):
ENGL 1551Writing 23
CMST 1545Communication Foundations (may be taken concurrently with nursing courses)3
STAT 2625Statistical Literacy and Critical Reasoning (may be taken concurrently with nursing courses but must be taken prior to NURS 3750)4
or STAT 2601 Introductory Statistics
PSYC 3758Lifespan Development (credit for PSYC 3758 will be given if PSYC 3755, 3756 or 3757 has previously been taken))3
Any approved Arts and Humanities Course3
Required Support Course3-4
CHEM 1520Allied Health Chemistry for Online Programs3
CHEM 1505Allied Health Chemistry 13
CHEM 1510Chemistry for the Allied Health Sciences4
Equivalent is also accepted
Required Nursing Courses
NURS 3720Professional Nursing3
NURS 3725Nursing Informatics3
NURS 3730Culture in Nursing3
NURS 3735Health Promotion Across the Lifespan3
NURS 3750Evidence Based Practice3
NURS 4804Health Assessment for RNs3
NURS 4846Community Health Nursing for RNs3
NURS 4852Senior Capstone Seminar (20 hours of clinical)3
NURS 4854Nursing Leadership4
NURS 4854LNursing Leadership Laboratory (40 hours of clinical)0
NURS Electives or Individual Studies if additional hours are needed
Required Nursing Total Credit Hours in Completion Program = 47
Potential Prior Credit Brought Into the Completion Program = 78
Total Credits for BS in Nursing = 120

Please see the YSU Nursing RN-BSN Course Schedule 7-week Semester Grid on this program overview page.