Nursing Degree | ECTC

Nursing Degree

(SELECTIVE ADMISSION)
Associate in Applied Science
NURSING

Developmental Courses as Needed

Course Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/100 2-5  
MAT 55/61 3-4  

General Education Courses

Course Credit Notes
BIO 137 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4 Program prerequisite
PSY 110 General Psychology 3 Program prerequisite
MAT 141 Contemporary College Math OR
MAT 150 College Algebra OR
higher-Level Quantitative Reasoning course
3-5

Program prerequisite
NAA 100 Nursing Assistant Skills I OR
being listed on the active state Nurse Aide Registry
0-3 Program prerequisite
CPR 100 CPR for Healthcare Professionals or standardized course 0-1 Program prerequisite
BIO 139 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4 Prerequisite: BIO 137; must be taken prior to or concurrent with NSG 101
BIO 225 Medical Microbiology 4 Prerequisite: BIO 139; must be taken prior to or concurrent with NSG 229
ENG 101 Writing I 3 3rd semester nursing prerequisite
Heritage/Humanities 3 Nursing graduation requirement
General Education Subtotal 24-30  

Technical Courses

Course Credit Notes
NSG 101 Nursing Practice I 9 First semester nursing
NSG 219 Medical/Surgical Nursing I OR
NSG 195 Transition to ADN** OR
NSG 199 Accelerated Transition: PN-ADN Bridge**
7
(4)
(2)
Second semester nursing
NSG 212 Behavioral Health Nursing 3 Second semester nursing
NSG 211 Maternal Newborn Nursing 3 Third semester nursing
NSG 229 Medical/Surgical Nursing II 7 Third semester nursing
NSG 213 Pediatric Nursing 3 Fourth semester nursing
NSG 239 Medical/Surgical Nursing III 6 Fourth semester nursing
Technical Courses Subtotal 38  
TOTAL DEGREE CREDITS 62-68  

**Taken by Licensed Practical Nurses who meet specific program requirements. Credit may be awarded to Licensed Practical Nurses who meet specific program requirements.

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://kctcs.edu/education-training/course-catalog/2020-2021-KCTCS-Catalog.pdf, pp. 67-71.
Or KCTCS homepage (kctcs.edu) > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71.

Updated August 2020