Ellen Finley Earhart Nursing Program


Degree Requirements - ADN

The Nursing Program is fully approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing. The Nursing Program is also a member of the National League for Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Nursing Education. The following courses are required to complete the Associate Degree of Nursing:

Course #
Course Title
Credits
AUGUST
NU 200 Nursing Transitions 3
FALL - FALL 1 - FALL 2
NU 210 Adult Health Nursing 1 3
NU 220 Adult Health Nursing 2
3
NU 235 Clinical Adult Health Nursing 3
NU 238 Nursing Health Assessment 3
NU 255 Mental Health Nursing 3
EN 105 First Year Writing Seminar I 3
CS 140 Introduction to Computers 5
SPRING
NU 240 Maternal/Child Health Nursing 3
NU 265 Clinical Nursing Practice Application 4
NU 275 Management & Issues in Nursing - SP 1 3
BI 223 Clinical Microbiology 4
EN 106 First Year Writing Seminar II 3
MAY (one of the following for a total of 3 credit hours)
PS 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
SO 141 Introduction to Sociology 3
SW 205 Introduction to Social Work 3
200 Level or higher Elective in Psychology or Sociology 3



Major requirements for a degree program are established by the University catalog at the time the major is declared.