Plan of Study for Major in Nursings: Baccalaureate Program
Requires a minimum of eight semesters of studyPlan of study for 8 semester program – academic year
1st Semester ENG 103 CHEM 101 –T1-D PSYSC 100 –T1-D HIST 150 –T1-F ANAT 201
Hr 3 5 3 3 3
Hr 3 5 3 3
1st Semester PHYSL 215 FCSFN 340 EDPSY 270 HSC 180 –T2-D NUR 228 Intro to Nur (requires sophomore status)
2nd Semester NUR 230 Hlth App NUR 231 Fund Skills MATHS – T1-F Personal Fin – T1-F Elective
Hr 3 3 3 1 2
1st Semester NUR 330 Adult 1 NUR 350 PsyMtlHlth Statistics Fine Arts –T1-D WPP 392
2nd Semester NUR 340 Adult 2 NUR 370 Pediatrics NUR 322 Research WISER+Writing
2nd Semester NUR 430 Adult 4 - T3-F NUR425 Lead/Mgt NUR 423 Seminar Elective
Total Hours: 120
Applications for NUR 230/232 are accepted online ONLY during
Admission is competitive; not all qualified students may be admitted. A cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher based on a minimum of 30 semester hours completed is required to apply and may be considered for admission to the nursing program. Pre-nursing GPA (SOC 100, PSYS 100, CHEM 101, ANAT 201, and BIO 113) and a minimum pre-assessment score of 120 on the NLN PAX test is required to progress in the application process. Additional admission criteria are a resume, interview, and written essay. Priority is given to all Ball State matrics. Permission to enroll after selection is required.
See current Baccalaureate Admission Policies for all application and admission requirements.
The Baccalaureate Program has FULL ACCREDITATION with Indiana State Board of Nursing and Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Please contact Center Coordinator, Cooper Advising Center, CP 253, (765-285-5513) for information re: equivalent non-nursing courses from IVY Tech State College or go to www.transferin.net for BSU equivalent courses.
Current at time of printing
rev. 11/12 (current UCC)
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