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2009-2010
Nursing
Associate in Applied Science
Degree
Curriculum code 1246


Special Admission Requirements
The nursing program has special admission requirements and limited enrollment. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that all admission requirements are met and all documents and scores are submitted on time. Only complete application files will be reviewed for admission. The first step of the admission process is to attend one of the mandatory information sessions.

Required Courses
(69 credit hours)
The following suggested schedule is based on full-time enrollment. The required NUR courses must be completed in the sequence shown. Additional courses may be completed prior to program admission or during the semester indicated.
BIO-119, BIO-180 and BIO-181 must have been completed within five years of entrance into NUR-113 and NUR-114 with grades of "C" or better. A grade of "C" or better is required in each NUR course (theory and clinical). Students must have completed required course prerequisites, be currently enrolled in required course corequisites and successfully pass all pre- and corequisites to continue in the ADN program.

For information about prerequisites and corequisites, please see the course descriptions that are linked from each course.

Suggested Full-Time Schedule
First Semester

18 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
NUR-113

3

Care of Adult I   
NUR-114

4

Care of Adult II   
NUR-117

1

Pharmacology I   
BIO-180

4

Human Anatomy & Physiology I   
COM-101 3 Composition I   
PSY-104

3

Life-Span Developmental Psychology   
Total: 18

Second Semester
19 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
NUR-137

4

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing   
NUR-134

6

Adult Medical-Surgical Nursing   
NUR-138

1

Pharmacology II   
BIO-119

4

Introductory Microbiology   
BIO-181 4 Human Anatomy & Physiology II   
Total: 19

Third Semester
17 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
NUR-180

1

Physical Assessment for Nursing   
NUR-203

5

Maternity Nursing   
NUR-204

5

Pediatric Nursing   
COM-103 3 Speech Fundamentals   
SOC-___ 3 Select any sociology course
SOC-101 recommended.
  
Total: 17

Fourth Semester
15 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
NUR-205

5

Advanced Medical-Surgical Nursing   
NUR-206

5

Leadership/Management   
NUR-208

2

Professional Nursing Issues Seminar   
___-___ 3 Humanities and Fine Arts           

Choose from: ARB, ART, FRE, GER, HUM, JPN, LIT, MUS, PHI, SPA, THE

  
Total: 15

Graduation Requirements
Official high school transcript with date of graduation or a GED certificate; minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0; successful completion of all course requirements and the minimum number of credit hours for the specific degree; minimum of 15 semester hours completed at Moraine Valley; constitution requirement; a "C" grade or better in COM-101 and a "C" grade or better in COM-102 if COM-102 is required for this program; successful completion of minimum level of competency in Mathematics; submission of graduation petition to the Records Office by published deadlines. (See college catalog for details.)

For More Information
Attend one of the mandatory information sessions.

Information and requirements may change without notice.

 
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