Nursing (NURS)

NURS 112 - Introduction to Professional NursingCredit 1

This course will introduce the student to professional nursing care of diverse and vulnerable populations across the globe. Course discussion will include the history, education, practice roles, national and state standards of practice and caring ministry of the Christian professional nurse. Note(s): This course is required for admission into the clinical nursing program.
Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must not be Freshman Class; and must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 204 - Essentials of Clinical Nursing PharmacologyCredits 2

Use of the nursing process in the administration of medication. Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Corequisites: NURS 217, NURS 218, NURS 219.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 211 - Nursing of the Patient/Family I - TheoryCredits 3

First of three core courses on medical-surgical nursing care of diverse populations. Introduces the student to pathophysiology of disease, the evidence-based knowledge and skill needed for quality nursing patient care, and for nursing as Christian ministry.
Note(s): Acceptance into the clinical nursing program required. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Corequisites: NURS 212, NURS 213, NURS 306, NURS 307.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $90.

NURS 212 - Nursing of the Patient/Family I - ClinicalCredits 3

Clinical application of NURS 211 content.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 211, NURS 213, NURS 306, NURS 307.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 213 - Nursing of the Patient/Family I - Nursing Application LabCredit 1

Simulation and skills laboratory practice required for NURS 212 clinical application. Note(s): Must earn at least 80% on lab exams to receive credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 211, NURS 212, NURS 306, NURS 307.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 217 - Nursing of the Patient/Family II - TheoryCredits 4

Second of three core courses on medical-surgical nursing care of diverse populations. Expands student learning of disease pathophysiology and the evidence-based knowledge, applied reasoning and skill needed for quality and Christian nursing care.
Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A, N.
Prerequisites: NURS 211, NURS 306.
Corequisites: NURS 204, NURS 218, NURS 219.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $90.

NURS 218 - Nursing of the Patient/Family II - ClinicalCredits 3

Clinical application of NURS 217 theory, reasoning and skill.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C, N.
Corequisites: NURS 204, NURS 217, NURS 219.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 219 - Nursing of the Patient/Family II - Nursing Application LabCredit 1

Simulation and skills laboratory practice necessary for NURS 218 clinical application. Note(s): Must earn at least 80% on lab exams to receive credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 204, NURS 217, NURS 218.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 230 - Clinical Topics in NursingCredits 1-3

Allows students to explore issues related to nursing prior to attaining upper-division status.
Note(s): May be taken for a total of 9 credits with different content.
Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 232 - Clinical Experiences in NursingCredits 1-4

Allows students the opportunity to gain additional clinical nursing experience prior to attaining upper-division status.
Note(s): May be taken for a total of 12 credits with different content. Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 300 - Professional Nursing SeminarCredits 1-3

A transition seminar designed to facilitate socialization into baccalaureate professional nursing. Note(s): Designed for transfer-challenge students. May be taken multiple times for credit.
Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 306 - Nursing Assessment of the Patient - TheoryCredits 2

Introduction to nursing assessment and documentation of common signs and symptoms of wellness and illness. Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Corequisites: NURS 211, NURS 212, NURS 213, NURS 307.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 307 - Nursing Assessment of the Patient - ClinicalCredit 1

Clinical practice of nursing assessment and reporting. Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 211, NURS 212, NURS 213, NURS 306.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 320 - Directed Individual StudiesCredits 1-3

Permits students to pursue special interests related to the profession of nursing. Note(s): May be taken for a total of 6 credits with different content.
Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Nursing (NURS); and Undergraduate Level.

NURS 321 - Clinical EnrichmentCredits 1-4

Opportunity for additional application of the nursing process in selected health care settings.
Note(s): May be taken multiple times with different content. Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit.
Grade Mode: C.
Prerequisites: NURS 211.
Restrictions: Must be Nursing (NURS); and Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 341 - Nursing of the Mental Health Patient/Family - TheoryCredits 2

Theoretical and evidence-based concepts related to quality mental health nursing care of patients and their families. Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 204, NURS 217.
Corequisites: NURS 343.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 343 - Nursing of the Mental Health Patient/Family - ClinicalCredits 2

Clinical application of NURS 341 knowledge and skill.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 341.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 347 - Introduction to Women's Health - TheoryCredits 2

Introduction to quality nursing care of women across the reproductive years. Emphasis is on the mother and family in the childbirth years. Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 204, NURS 217.
Corequisites: NURS 348.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 348 - Introduction to Women's Health - ClinicalCredits 2

Clinical application of NURS 347 theory, reasoning and skill.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C, N.
Corequisites: NURS 347.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 351 - Nursing of the Older Adult Patient/Family - TheoryCredits 2

Theoretical and evidence-based concepts related to the quality nursing care of the older adult patient and their families. Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 204, NURS 217.
Corequisites: NURS 353.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 353 - Nursing of the Older Adult Patient/Family - ClinicalCredit 1

Clinical application of NURS 351 theory, reasoning and skill in the quality nursing care of older adults and their families.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 351.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 355 - Pediatric Nursing - TheoryCredits 2

Introduction to quality nursing care of children, adolescents and the family. Note(s): Course may be challenged for credits listed.
Grade Mode: A, N.
Prerequisites: NURS 358.
Corequisites: NURS 356.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 356 - Pediatric Nursing - ClinicalCredits 2

Clinical application of NURS 355 theory, reasoning and skill.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 355.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 358 - Nursing of the Patient/Family III - TheoryCredits 2

Third of three core courses on medical-surgical nursing care of diverse populations. Continues enhancement of student learning of patients with increased complexity of diagnosis and quality nursing care need.
Note(s): Course may be challenged for credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 204, NURS 217.
Corequisites: NURS 365.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $90.

NURS 365 - Nursing of the Patient/Family III - ClinicalCredits 2.5

Clinical application of complex medical-surgical nursing knowledge, reasoning and skill in providing complex patient care.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 358.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 367 - Critical Care Nursing - TheoryCredits 2

Complex medical-surgical nursing care of patients in critical care environments.
Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 358.
Corequisites: NURS 368.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $90.

NURS 368 - Critical Care Nursing - ClinicalCredits 2.5

Clinical application of the nursing process in providing complex care to multicultural clients in a critical care setting.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C, N.
Corequisites: NURS 367.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 441 - Introduction to Nursing ResearchCredits 2

Introduction to professional nursing's utilization of the research process.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 341, NURS 347, NURS 351, NURS 355, NURS 367; MATH 210 or MATH 318.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 442 - Applied Nursing ResearchCredit 1

Application of NURS 441 theory in an established research study.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 441.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

NURS 450 - Leadership/Management in Nursing - TheoryCredits 2

Analysis of leadership theories and health care issues/trends which influence professional nursing practice.
Note(s): Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 341, NURS 347, NURS 351, NURS 355, NURS 367.
Corequisites: NURS 451, NURS 452.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $90.

NURS 451 - Leadership/Management in Nursing: Transition to Practice - ClinicalCredits 3

Clinical application of NURS 450 theory, reasoning and skill in the care of medical-surgical patients.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.00) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 450, NURS 452.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 452 - Leadership/Management in Nursing: Elective Setting - ClinicalCredits 2

Clinical application of NURS 450 theory, clinical site/preceptor availability.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.00) for credit. Course may be challenged for the credits listed.
Grade Mode: C.
Corequisites: NURS 450, NURS 451.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.

NURS 461 - Nursing in the Community - TheoryCredits 4

Integration of nursing knowledge, reasoning and skill in community-based promotion of population well-being.
Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: NURS 341, NURS 347, NURS 351, NURS 355, NURS 367.
Corequisites: NURS 462.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $90.

NURS 462 - Nursing in the Community - ClinicalCredits 4

Clinical application of NURS 461 theory, reasoning and skill in various community settings.
Note(s): Must earn at least a "C" (2.) for credit.
Grade Mode: C, N.
Corequisites: NURS 461.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fees: $40.