Curriculum and Requirements

The purpose of this program is to qualify Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduates for expanded career advancement opportunities in leadership, management and education.

Program Code: APP-BSN

Prerequisite Courses

Hours: 12


These 12 hours of prerequisites must be successfully completed before application to the program and are included in the 18 hours of General Education Requirements and Support Courses.

Junior - Session I

Session I Hours: 13

Junior - Session II

Session II Hours: 14

Junior - Session III

Session III Hours: 6

Senior - Session I

Session I Hours: 10

Senior - Session IIA

Session IIA Hours: 5

General Education and Support Courses : 18 Semester Hours

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education: 42 Semester Hours

Lower Level Courses: 60 Hours

Total Hours: 120

Special Program Requirements:

Students must meet the provision of Florida Statute 1007.262 regarding the statewide foreign language requirement as an exit requirement of the baccalaureate degree. Students must have completed two sequential foreign language courses in high school or at the postsecondary level. American Sign Language I and II is an approved sequence per Florida Statute 1007.2615.

Students who have earned an Associate in Arts degree from a Florida Community College or State University System (SUS) institution before the fall term of 1989, or who have maintained continuous enrollment in a Florida community college or SUS institution before the fall term of 1989 are exempt from the requirement.