Department of Natural Sciences
Pre-Nursing (B.S.)

The curriculum below is a suggested guide for meeting possible pre-requisites for admission into a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing program. Students should consult their chosen transfer university. Students must complete all admissions requirements before transferring. All Schools of Nursing in the state of Mississippi have limited class sizes with competitive admission requirements. Students should start the application process early in their sophomore year. The curriculum below leads to an Associate of Arts Degree. 

First Year

First Semester Second Semester
English Composition I ENG 1113 English Composition II ENG 1123
College Algebra MAT 1313 Public Speaking I SPT 1113
General Psychology I PSY 1513 Human Growth and Development EPY 2533
General Chemistry I CHE 1213 Microbiology BIO 2924
General Chemistry Lab I CHE 1211 Nutrition BIO 1613
General Biology I BIO 1134    
Total 17 Hours Total 16 Hours

Second Year

First Semester Second Semester
Anatomy and Physiology I BIO 2514 Anatomy and Physiology II BIO 2524
Computer Applications I CSC 1123 Business Statistics BAD 2323
   OR Computer Applications in Business & Industry BAD 2533    OR Statistics MAT 2323
Introduction to Sociology  SOC 2113 Marriage and Family SOC 2143
Fine Arts Elective 3 Literature Elective 3
History Elective (continuous) 3 History Elective (continuous) 3
Total 16 Hours Total 16 Hours

Consult with your chosen transfer college to determine changes to this curriculum.