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Catalog Year: 2020-2021 (You may use this pathway if you entered one of the seven colleges on or before this date.)
Career Path: Health Sciences Career Path
Available at: Brookhaven College
TSI Standards: Must be Complete
All plans can be modified to fit the needs of part-time students. This is not an official degree plan. Refer to catalog for official degree requirements. A minimum grade requirement of “C” or better for ALL the courses in the Brookhaven College Associate Nursing is required. Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Brookhaven College. You will need to apply for the associate’s degree at Brookhaven College. Contact your advisor for information.
AAS DEGREE MINIMUM: 60 semester credit hours
Applicants must complete the prerequisite courses with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or higher and must meet the conditions of Application Eligibility to apply to the nursing program.
ENGL 1301 – Composition I This is a (CB 010) Core course. Must earn a grade of “C” or higher.
BIOL 2401 – Anatomy and Physiology I To register for BIOL 2401 you must complete the prerequisite of a grade of “C” or better in BIOL 1406. This is a (CB 030) Core course. OR
SCIT 1407 – Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology I
CHEM 1405 – Introductory Chemistry I CHEM 1405 fulfills the prerequisite requirement to program admission for Brookhaven College, however, CHEM 1405 would transfer as a General Elective course for Columbia College Semester 1 OR
CHEM 1411 – General Chemistry I CHEM 1411 is required by Columbia College and would fulfill the CHEM 110 requirement for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree replacing a General Elective course for Columbia College Semester 1. The remaining General Elective would be 1 credit hour.
PSYC 2314 – Lifespan Growth and Development This is a (CB 080) Core course.
SCIT 1408 – Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology II OR
BIOL 2402 – Anatomy and Physiology II To register for BIOL 2402 you must complete the prerequisite BIOL 2401.
RNSG 1301 – Pharmacology OR
RNSG 1311 – Nursing Pathophysiology
RNSG 1413 – Foundations for Nursing Practice
RNSG 1105 – Nursing Skills I
RNSG 1362 – Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
RNSG 1144 – Nursing Skills II
RNSG 2213 – Mental Health Nursing
RNSG 1160 – Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
RNSG 1441 – Common Concepts of Adult Health
RNSG 2362 – Clinical- Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
BIOL 2420 – Microbiology for Non-Science Majors To register for BIOL 2420 you must complete the prerequisite BIOL 1406 or BIOL 2401.
RNSG 2208 – Maternal/Newborn Nursing and Women’s Health
RNSG 2161 – Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
RNSG 2201 – Care of Children and Families
RNSG 2160 – Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
RNSG 1443 – Complex Concepts of Adult Health
RNSG 2360 – Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse RNSG 2360 is the capstone course for this award.
PHIL 2306 – Introduction to Ethics This is a (CB 040) Core course.
For questions about the Columbia College portion of this transfer pathway, contact the Mesquite Academic Advising Office at (972) 860-5332 or Mesquite@ccis.edu. Students must enroll in the Columbia College Associate to Bachelor’s (A2B) program before the end of the 2020-21 academic year to lock in the 2020-21 academic catalog. All DCCCD credit transfers to Columbia College as Lower Level Credit. The Columbia College Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. It is best to apply to Columbia College a full semester before you plan to transfer. It will help if you submit a copy of this pathway with your application. Students must be a current RN to be admitted to the BSN program. The Columbia College degree requires 39 hours of upper level credit. Eighty-one (81) of the 120 credit hours required can be completed with courses taken at a DCCCD institution.
ENGL 133W – English Composition II ENGL 1302 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College.
General Elective (3 credit hours) (Or, if not previously taken, RNSG 1301 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College.)
General Elective (3 credit hours)
NURS 310 – Professional Nursing Practice (First Term)
General Education Elective (6 credit hours, to include CHEM 1411 if not previously taken.) CHEM 1411 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College.
MATH 250 – Statistics I MATH 1342 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College.
NURS 311 – Pathophysiology (First Term)
NURS 312 – Principles and Applications of Human Nutrition (Second Term)
NURS 409 – Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice (First Term)
NURS 313 – Health Assessment (First Term)
NURS 410 – Community Health Nursing (Second Term)
UL General Elective (First Term)
UL General Elective (Second Term)
NURS 413 – Leadership and Management in Nursing Practice (First Term)
NURS 411 – Community Health Nursing Assessment (Second Term)
Approved: 2020-21 Guided Pathway; Approved by Columbia College 5.12.2020