The LPN to BSN program includes core and general education courses required for graduation from Lourdes University and prerequisite and support courses from the pre-licensure program. Each applicant’s LPN transcript will be reviewed to evaluate prior academic activities. Please note the differences identified below.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Total credit hours: 120-125
Required Curriculum for LPN Students
NUR 252 LPN Transition to Baccalaureate Nursing*
NUR 260 Population Focused Nursing
NUR 265 Integrated Clinical I**
NUR 300 Foundations for Evidence Based Practice
NUR 305 Pharmacology for Nursing
NUR 320 Nursing Assessment
NUR 330 Mental Health Nursing
NUR 335 Integrated Clinical II***
NUR 350 Nursing Care of Families with Children
NUR 360 Nursing Care of Childbearing Families
NUR 365 Integrated Clinical III***
NUR 370 Acute Nursing Care
NUR 430 Clinical Nursing Leadership
NUR 435 Integrated Clinical IV^
NUR 440 Advanced Nursing Care
NUR 485 Complex Nursing Care
NUR 490 Capstone Professional Nursing
NUR 495 Practicum in Professional Nursing
* Prior Learning credit = student will earn 3 prior learning credits for NUR 250 at successful completion of NUR 252.
** Prior Learning credit = student will earn 1 prior learning credit for NUR 265 at successful completion of NUR 265.
*** Prior Learning credit= student will earn 2 prior learning credits for NUR 335 at the successful completion of NUR 335.
^ Prior Learning credit= Student will earn 3 prior learning credits for NUR 435 after successful completion of NUR 435.
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