Curriculum

Associate Degree Nursing

Curriculum

Email Questions: adn@prcc.edu 

 

COURSE 

CREDIT HOURS 

LEVEL 1 

NUR 1101 

Dosage Calculations for Nursing 

1 

NUR 1110 

Fundamentals of Nursing 

10 

MAT 1313 

College Algebra 

3 

PSY 1513 

General Psychology 

3 

BIO 2513 

Anatomy and Physiology I 

3 

BIO 2511 

Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 

1 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

21 

 

LEVEL 2 

NUR 1210 

Medical – Surgical Nursing I 

10 

BIO 2523 

Anatomy and Physiology II 

3 

BIO 2521 

Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 

1 

EPY 2533 

Human Growth and Development 

3 

ENG 1113 

English Composition I 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

20 

 

LEVEL 3 

NUR 2104 

Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 

4 

NUR 2115 

Nursing Care of Children 

5 

BIO 2923 

Microbiology 

3 

BIO 2921 

Microbiology Lab 

1 

SPT 1113 

Public Speaking I 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

16 

 

LEVEL 4 

NUR 2203 

Mental Health Nursing 

3 

NUR 2209 

Medical/Surgical Nursing II 

9 

SOC 2113 

Introduction to Sociology 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

15 

 

 

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 

72 

 

Nursing Electives – (Courses below are not required) 

NUR 1011 

Professional Nursing Forum I 

1 

NUR 1012 

Professional Nursing Forum II 

2 

NUR 1203 

Pharmacology for Nursing 

3 

NUR 2013 

Professional Nursing Forum III 

3 

Requirement: All required general education courses are to be completed before or during the level in which listed. A grade of “C” or higher is required in all ADN general education courses to progress to the next level. 

Recommendation: To prepare for graduation, it is recommended that all required general education courses be completed before or during Level 3 of the ADN program. 

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession. 

 

COURSE 

CREDIT HOURS 

PREREQUISITES 

MAT 1313 

College Algebra 

3 

PSY 1513 

General Psychology 

3 

BIO 2513 

Anatomy and Physiology I 

3 

BIO 2511 

Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 

1 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

10 

 

LEVEL 2 

NUR 1207 

LPN Bridge 

7 

BIO 2523 

Anatomy and Physiology II 

3 

BIO 2521 

Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 

1 

EPY 2533 

Human Growth and Development 

3 

ENG 1113 

English Composition I 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

17 

 

LEVEL 3 

NUR 2104 

Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 

4 

NUR 2115 

Nursing Care of Children 

5 

BIO 2923 

Microbiology 

3 

BIO 2921 

Microbiology Lab 

1 

SPT 1113 

Public Speaking I 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

16 

 

LEVEL 4 

NUR 2203 

Mental Health Nursing 

3 

NUR 2209 

Medical/Surgical Nursing II 

9 

SOC 2113 

Introduction to Sociology 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

15 

 

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 

58 

 

NUR 1101, 1110, 1210 Waived* 

14 

 

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 

72 

 

Nursing Electives – (Courses below are not required) 

NUR 1011 

Professional Nursing Forum I 

1 

NUR 1012 

Professional Nursing Forum II 

2 

NUR 1203 

Pharmacology for Nursing 

3 

NUR 2013 

Professional Nursing Forum III 

3 

*Waived: NUR 1101 – Dosage Calculations for Nursing (1 credit hour), NUR 1110 – Fundamentals of Nursing (10 credit hours), and NUR 1210 – Medical/Surgical Nursing I (3 credit hours) are awarded to a LPN upon successful completion of the LPN to ADN option. 

Requirement: All required general education courses are to be completed before or during the level in which listed. A grade of “C” or higher is required in all ADN general education courses to progress to the next level. 

Recommendation: To prepare for graduation, it is recommended that all required general education courses be completed before or during Level 3 of the ADN program. 

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession. 

 

COURSE 

CREDIT HOURS 

PREREQUISITES 

MAT 1313 

College Algebra 

3 

PSY 1513 

General Psychology 

3 

BIO 2513 

Anatomy and Physiology I 

3 

BIO 2511 

Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 

1 

 

BIO 2523 

Anatomy and Physiology II 

3 

BIO 2521 

Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 

1 

EPY 2533 

Human Growth and Development 

3 

ENG 1113 

English Composition I 

3 

 

BIO 2923 

Microbiology 

3 

BIO 2921 

Microbiology Lab 

1 

SPT 1113 

Public Speaking I 

3 

SOC 2113 

Introduction to Sociology 

3 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

30 

 

LEVEL 2 

NUR 1207 

LPN Bridge 

7 

NUR 2104 

Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 

4 

 

LEVEL 3 

NUR 2115 

Nursing Care of Children 

5 

NUR 2203 

Mental Health Nursing 

3 

 

LEVEL 4 

NUR 2209 

Medical/Surgical Nursing II 

9 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

28 

 

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 

58 

 

NUR 1101, 1110, 1210 Waived* 

14 

 

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 

72 

 

Nursing Electives – Courses 

NUR 1011 

Professional Nursing Forum I 

1 

NUR 1012 

Professional Nursing Forum II 

2 

NUR 1203 

Pharmacology for Nursing 

3 

NUR 2013 

Professional Nursing Forum III 

3 

*Waived: NUR 1101 – Dosage Calculations for Nursing (1 credit hour), NUR 1110 – Fundamentals of Nursing (10 credit hours), and NUR 1210 – Medical/Surgical Nursing I (3 credit hours) are awarded to a LPN upon successful completion of the LPN to ADN option. 

Requirement: All required general education courses must be complete with a grade of “C” or higher prior to application. 

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession. 

Curriculum

Email Questions: adn@prcc.edu 

Tradtional ADN

 

COURSE 

CREDIT HOURS 

LEVEL 1 

NUR 1101 

Dosage Calculations for Nursing 

NUR 1110 

Fundamentals of Nursing 

10 

MAT 1313 

Or

MAT 1753

College Algebra 

 

Quantitative Reasoning

 

PSY 1513 

General Psychology 

BIO 2513 

Anatomy and Physiology I 

BIO 2511 

Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

21 

 

LEVEL 2 

NUR 1210 

Medical – Surgical Nursing I 

10 

BIO 2523 

Anatomy and Physiology II 

BIO 2521 

Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 

EPY 2533 

Human Growth and Development 

ENG 1113 

English Composition I 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

20 

 

LEVEL 3 

NUR 2104 

Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 

NUR 2115 

Nursing Care of Children 

BIO 2923 

Microbiology 

BIO 2921 

Microbiology Lab 

SPT 1113 

Public Speaking I 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

16 

 

LEVEL 4 

NUR 2203 

Mental Health Nursing 

NUR 2209 

Medical/Surgical Nursing II 

SOC 2113 

Introduction to Sociology 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

15 

 

 

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 

72 

 

Nursing Electives – (Courses below are not required) 

NUR 1011 

Professional Nursing Forum I 

NUR 1012 

Professional Nursing Forum II 

NUR 1203 

Pharmacology for Nursing 

NUR 2013 

Professional Nursing Forum III 

Requirement: All required general education courses are to be completed before or during the level in which listed. A grade of “C” or higher is required in all ADN general education courses to progress to the next level. 

Recommendation: To prepare for graduation, it is recommended that all required general education courses be completed before or during Level 3 of the ADN program. 

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession. 

 

LPN to ADN Day

 

COURSE 

CREDIT HOURS 

PREREQUISITES 

MAT 1313 

or

MAT 1753

College Algebra 

 

Quantitative Reasoning

 

PSY 1513 

General Psychology 

BIO 2513 

Anatomy and Physiology I 

BIO 2511 

Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

10 

 

LEVEL 2 

NUR 1207 

LPN Bridge 

BIO 2523 

Anatomy and Physiology II 

BIO 2521 

Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 

EPY 2533 

Human Growth and Development 

ENG 1113 

English Composition I 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

17 

 

LEVEL 3 

NUR 2104 

Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 

NUR 2115 

Nursing Care of Children 

BIO 2923 

Microbiology 

BIO 2921 

Microbiology Lab 

SPT 1113 

Public Speaking I 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

16 

 

LEVEL 4 

NUR 2203 

Mental Health Nursing 

NUR 2209 

Medical/Surgical Nursing II 

SOC 2113 

Introduction to Sociology 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

15 

 

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 

58 

 

NUR 1101, 1110, 1210 Waived* 

14 

 

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 

72 

 

Nursing Electives – (Courses below are not required) 

NUR 1011 

Professional Nursing Forum I 

NUR 1012 

Professional Nursing Forum II 

NUR 1203 

Pharmacology for Nursing 

NUR 2013 

Professional Nursing Forum III 

*Waived: NUR 1101 – Dosage Calculations for Nursing (1 credit hour), NUR 1110 – Fundamentals of Nursing (10 credit hours), and NUR 1210 – Medical/Surgical Nursing I (3 credit hours) are awarded to a LPN upon successful completion of the LPN to ADN option. 

Requirement: All required general education courses are to be completed before or during the level in which listed. A grade of “C” or higher is required in all ADN general education courses to progress to the next level. 

Recommendation: To prepare for graduation, it is recommended that all required general education courses be completed before or during Level 3 of the ADN program. 

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession. 

LPN to ADN Evening

 

COURSE 

CREDIT HOURS 

PREREQUISITES 

MAT 1313 

or

MAT 1753

College Algebra 

 

Quantitative Reasoning

 

3

PSY 1513 

General Psychology 

BIO 2513 

Anatomy and Physiology I 

BIO 2511 

Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 

 

BIO 2523 

Anatomy and Physiology II 

BIO 2521 

Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 

EPY 2533 

Human Growth and Development 

ENG 1113 

English Composition I 

 

BIO 2923 

Microbiology 

BIO 2921 

Microbiology Lab 

SPT 1113 

Public Speaking I 

SOC 2113 

Introduction to Sociology 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

30 

 

LEVEL 2 

NUR 1207 

LPN Bridge 

NUR 2104 

Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 

 

LEVEL 3 

NUR 2115 

Nursing Care of Children 

NUR 2203 

Mental Health Nursing 

 

LEVEL 4 

NUR 2209 

Medical/Surgical Nursing II 

 

TOTAL HOURS 

28 

 

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 

58 

 

NUR 1101, 1110, 1210 Waived* 

14 

 

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 

72 

 

Nursing Electives – Courses 

NUR 1011 

Professional Nursing Forum I 

NUR 1012 

Professional Nursing Forum II 

NUR 1203 

Pharmacology for Nursing 

NUR 2013 

Professional Nursing Forum III 

*Waived: NUR 1101 – Dosage Calculations for Nursing (1 credit hour), NUR 1110 – Fundamentals of Nursing (10 credit hours), and NUR 1210 – Medical/Surgical Nursing I (3 credit hours) are awarded to a LPN upon successful completion of the LPN to ADN option. 

Requirement: All required general education courses must be complete with a grade of “C” or higher prior to application. 

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession.