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Nursing: Bachelor of Science

Armstrong Nursing students practice in local healthcare systems, such as Memorial Health University Medical Center and St. Joseph's/Candler Health System, as well as surrounding counties.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree curriculum builds upon a foundation of the arts, sciences, and humanities essential to professional nursing. The BSN curriculum is designed to provide the knowledge base necessary for entry into professional nursing practice.  The BSN graduate will be prepared for state board exams and licensure.

The nursing program of study is designed to prepare graduates with entry level nursing practice knowledge and skills upon which professional careers and additional study can be built. The baccalaureate nursing program emphasizes professional nursing practice and leadership skills.

The program is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing. 

The baccalaureate degree in nursing / master's degree in nursing / Doctor of Nursing Practice and / or post-graduate APRN certificate at Armstrong State University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.

 

Semester

Major Courses

Credit Hours

Junior 1

NURS 3304 Professional Nursing

3

NURS 3309 Pathophysiology

3

NURS 3320 Health Assessment with lab

4

NURS 3344 Skills with lab

4

Junior 2

NURS 3312 Pharmacology I

3

NURS 3345 Adult Health I

6

NURS 3535 Mental Health with lab

6

NURS 4445 Research

3

Senior 1

NURS 4313 Pharmacology II

3

NURS 4345 Adult Health II

7

NURS 4355 Women and Children with lab

6

Elective

3

Senior 2

NURS 4440 Population Focused Nursing with lab

5

NURS 4450 Leadership with lab

7

NURS 4466 Critical Scientific Inquiry

1