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Degree Requirements

School of Nursing

The School of Nursing offers the Bachelor of Science in Nursing. This program is approved by the South Carolina State Board of Nursing and is fully accredited by the the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The graduate of this program is prepared to practice professional nursing in a variety of settings and has the necessary background for graduate nursing education.

View Traditional BSN Program of Study

1. General Education Requirements
  A. Knowledge of Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 37
    Natural Sciences 16
    History of Civilization 3
    Social and Behavioral Sciences 9
    Humanities 9
  B. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
    English 101 and 102 6
    Oral Communication 3
    Math 108 or higher and Statistics 6
    Satisfactory completion of Writing Proficiency Requirements  
    Satisfactory completion of three courses designated as Writing Intensive, at least one in the student's major  
  C. Personal and Social Responsibility 3
    American Political Institutions 3
    Inter-Curricular Enrichment Program (ICE)  
  D. Integrative Learning  
2. Major Requirements 69
  NURS 201, 202, 301, 307, 309, 310, 312, 315, 322, 323, 324, 413, 414, 417, 418, 419, 421  
Total hours 124