B.S. with a major in Nursing

Program Information

The Bachelor of Science with a major in Nursing prepares the student for a nursing career in health care. The Nursing program requires a second application and the completion of the following prerequisites: ENGL 1101ENGL 1102; BIOL 1110k and BIOL 1120k; CHEM 1151k and CHEM 1152k or BIOL 1103k and BIOL 1104k; BIOL 2300 and BIOL 2310, MATH 1101 or MATH 1111.

Suggested Schedule of Courses

This is a suggested 4-year schedule of courses for students interested in Physical or Analytical Chemistry or Biochemistry with ACS Certification based on degree requirements in the current catalog for a student applying for fall admission to the professional program. This guide is not a substitute for academic advisement — contact your advisement office if you have any questions about scheduling or about your degree requirements.  Also see the Undergraduate Catalog for a complete list of requirements and electives to choose from.

Students must attend a summer term to stay on track to graduate in four years. Admission to Georgia State University as a nursing major does not guarantee advancement/admission to the upper-division Nursing Program.  Advancement/admission to the upper-division Nursing Program is highly competitive and limited by available resources.


Year 1

Term 1

Course Hours

ENGL 1101

3

MATH 1101 or MATH 1111

3

BIOL 1110K

4

CHEM 1151K or BIOL 1103K

4

GSU 1010

1
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

ENGL 1102

3

BIOL 1120K

4

CHEM 1152K or BIOL 1104K

4

PSYC 1101

3
Total Hours 14

Term 3

Course Hours

BIOL 2300

BIOL 2310

Total Hours 0

Milestones


Year 2

Term 1

Course Hours

NURS 2040

1

NURS 2060

3

SNHP 3000

3

NURS 2010

3

MATH 1070

3

Area B Course

2
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

NURS 2061

NURS 2160

NURS 2080

PSYC 3140

Total Hours 0

Milestones

  • Attend nursing orientation program
  • Maintain a minimum grade of C or better in all nursing courses
  • Take Spanish Placement Test

Year 3

Term 1

Course Hours

NURS 2061

5

NURS 2061

5

NURS 2061

2

Area C Course

3

HIST 2110

3
Total Hours 18

Term 2

Course Hours

NURS 3610

5

NURS 3710

5

[NURSE 3500]

3

Area E Global Issues Elective

3
Total Hours 16

Milestones

  • Maintain a minimum grade of C or better in all nursing courses

Year 4

Term 1

Course Hours

NURS 4510

6

NURS 3300

3

NURS 4600

3

POLS 1101

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

NURS 4610

4

NURS 4620

3

Area C Course

3

Area B Course

2
Total Hours 12