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Our B.S. Nursing graduates are prepared for career advancement and expanded access to over 100 specialty-nursing roles.

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SWAU nursing graduates exhibit NCLEX pass rates above the national average, which open doors for successful careers in leading organizations. 

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Average class size

88%

NCLEX pass rate in 2021

100%

Job placement post-graduation 2021


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B.S. Nursing


Major Requirements

ITEM #

TITLE

CREDITS


NURS 212

Physical Assessment

3


NURS 221

Fundamentals of Nursing

6


NURS 227

Gerontological Nursing

3


NURS 313

Pathophysiology

3


NURS 315

Medical Surgical Nursing I

5


NURS 317

Pharmacology

3


NURS 318

Child Health Nursing

4


NURS 321

Evidence Based Practice

3


NURS 335

Medical Surgical Nursing II

5


NURS 410

Disaster Readiness & Prevention

1


NURS 416

Medical Surgical Nursing III

4


NURS 417

Mental Health Nursing

4


NURS 418

Maternal-Newborn Nursing

4


NURS 420

Medical Surgical Nursing IV

2


NURS 426

Nursing Leadership

3


NURS 434

Population Health

3


NURS 450

Nursing Capstone

4


Sub-Total Credits

60

Required Cognate Courses

ITEM #

TITLE

CREDITS


BIOL 101

Anatomy & Physiology I

4


BIOL 102

Anatomy & Physiology II

4


BIOL 220

Microbiology and Immunology

4


CHEM 105

Survey of Chemistry

4


KINT 216

Nutrition

3


MATH 141

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

3


PSYC 212

General Psychology

3


PSYC 220

Human Growth & Development

3


SOCI 111

Introduction to Sociology

3


Sub-Total Credits

31

General Education Course Requirements

ITEM #

TITLE

CREDITS


UNIV 111

Wellness for Life

2


ENGL 121

Freshman Composition

3


ENGL 220

Research Writing

3







Sub-Total Credits

34

Total Credits

125


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