RN-BSN: Non-Nursing Required Courses

Transfer Credit Equivalents, FAQs, and Program Information can be found here.

Composition

  1. ENG 101 (College Writing and Reading I)
  2. ENG 201 (College Writing and Reading II)

Lifetime Wellness

  1. PED 101 (Physical Activity and Wellness)
  • UNCW’s PED 101 includes both physical activity and wellness.
  • This course can potentially be waived if you are over 55 years of age, or if you have military service that included Basic Training.

Mathematics and Statistics 

  1. STT 210 (Introduction to Statistics with Applications in the Health Sciences Application), OR one of the following: STT 215, PSY 225, QMM 280

World Languages and Cultures

(Proficiency at 201 level or higher)

  1. SPN 120 (Fundamentals of Spanish)
  2. SPN 201 (Intermediate Spanish I)

Aesthetic, Interpretive, and Literary Perspectives

  1. ENG 110 (Introduction to Literature)
  2. THR 121 (Introduction to Theatre)

Historical and Philosophical Approaches

  1. HST 105 (American History: United States), OR the equivalent course requirements.
  2. PAR 215 (Bioethics), OR PAR 101, 115, 205, 211

Scientific Approaches to the Natural World

  1. BIO 201 (Principles of Biology: Cells)
  2. CHM 101 (General Chemistry)

Understanding Human Institutions and Behaviors

  1. PSY 105 (Introductory Psychology)
  2. ECN 125 (Survey of Economics), OR ECN 221, OR SOC 105

RN-BSN Biology Requirement

  1. BIO 240 (Human Anatomy and Physiology I)
  2. BIO 241 (Human Anatomy and Physiology II)
  3. BIO 246 (Microbiology)

RN-BSN Lifespan Development Requirement

  1. PSY 223 (Lifespan Development)

 

Revised: 6/2020