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Certificate in Applied Science

20 Credit Hours

The Pre-Nursing Certificate is a curriculum program, which offers 20 hours of college credit. Pending admission to one of the Nursing programs, students may complete the certificate program. While completion of this certificate may not be the selected admission option, it will provide the student with knowledge prior to entering one of the Nursing programs. The curriculum incorporates classroom and laboratory instruction. 

Major Requirements

BIO 210 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO 211 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MAT 110 College Algebra 3
MAT 120 Probability and Statistics 3
PSY 201 General Psychology 3
PSY 203 Human Growth and Development 3

Total:   20
Note: Completion of the Pre-Nursing certificate alone does not meet the Pre-Nursing Certificate option for admission to the Nursing program. Students using the Pre-Nursing Certificate as their admission option must complete all courses in the Pre-Nursing Certificate with a grade of C or better and minimum GPA of 2.75. No more than three of the six required courses required for the Pre-Nursing certificate may be repeated to meet this admission option.