ABSN Curriculum

Our accredited ABSN curriculum uniquely blends online coursework with on-site nursing labs and in-person clinical rotations so you can earn a quality BSN in as few as 16 months*. The program consists of 123 total credit hours between the prior education requirements and the 63 credits of actual accelerated nursing coursework. This does not include any prerequisites you may have to take.

Together, these learning components provide the academic foundation and clinical preparedness required to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN®) with confidence.

Here’s how we facilitate your progress from basic to complex nursing competence over four full-time semesters.

Semester 1 = 16 Total Credits

Course Description Credit Hours
NSG -300  Foundations of Nursing4
NSG -300CFoundations of Nursing Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  2
NSG -310Introduction to Professional Nursing3
NSG -316Health Assessment (skills lab)   4
NSG -318Introduction to Pharmacology3

Semester 2 = 15 Total Credits

CourseDescriptionCredit Hours
NSG-320Adult Health Nursing I5
NSG-320CAdult Health Nursing I Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)3
NSG-322Behavioral Health Nursing3
NSG-322CBehavioral Health Nursing Clinical (Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  1
NSG-324Research and Evidence-based Practice3

Semester 3 = 18 Total Credits

Course Description Credit Hours
NSG-430Adult Health Nursing II5
NSG-430CAdult Health Nursing II Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  2
NSG-432Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family3
NSG-432CNursing Care of the Childbearing Family Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  1
NSG-434Nursing Care of the Childrearing Family3
NSG-434CNursing Care of the Childrearing Family Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  1
NSG-436Leadership, Ethics and Policy in Health Care 3

Semester 4 = 14 Total Credits

Course Description Credit Hours
NSG-440Population Health3
NSG-440CPopulation Health Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  1
NSG-444Transition to Practice4
NSG-444CTransition to Practice Clinical (skills lab, Immersive Simulation, clinical placement)  3
NSG-448Evidence-based Project Capstone3

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