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Nursing AAS (Block Curriculum)

The Nursing AAS degree (Block Curriculum) (AAS_ADNB) is offered at LSC-CyFair and has additional entrance requirements. For more information, please contact the Nursing Department.

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Articulation Agreements

Lone Star College has agreements with the following BSN colleges and universities that allow ADN graduates to earn their BSNs.  Prairie View A & M University, University of Phoenix, The University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC)Kaplan University,University of Houston at Victoria, Lamar University,  The University of Texas at Arlington, Chamberlain College, Texas Tech University, Western Governors University Texas, Grand Canyon University and University of Texas at Tyler.  For more information, see our University Transfer Guides

UT Health Science, Early Decision program

UHV RN to BSN Program

Program Description

This program is designed for students interested in becoming a registered nurse (RN). The curriculum is organized where the learning experience is divided by nursing content area.

Program Plan

Prerequisite Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3

TOTAL Prerequisite Semester Credits:

10

First Year Credits

First Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
BIOL 2402 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
RNSG 1105 Nursing Skills I 1
RNSG 1115 Health Assessment 1
RNSG 1144 Nursing Skills II 1
RNSG 1309 Introduction to Nursing 3
SOCI 1301 Principles of Sociology 3

TOTAL First Semester Credits:

13

Second Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
BIOL 2420 Medical Microbiology 4
RNSG 1261 Clinical: Common Concepts of Adult Health 2
RNSG 1341 Common Concepts of Adult Health 3

TOTAL Second Semester Credits:

9

Third Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
PSYC1 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development 3
RNSG1 1301 Pharmacology 3
RNSG 1343 Complex Concepts of Adult Health 3
RNSG 1362 Clinical: Nursing II 3

TOTAL Third Semester Credits:

12

Second Year Credits

First Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
SPCH 1311 Interpersonal Communication OR 3
SPCH 1318 Introduction to Communication  
RNSG 2162 Clinical: Mental Health Nursing 1
RNSG 2201 Care of Children and Families 2
RNSG 2208 Maternal/Newborn Nursing and Women's Health 2
RNSG 2213 Mental Health Nursing 2
RNSG 2260 Clinical: Care of Children & Families 2
RNSG 2261 Clinical: Maternal/Newborn Nursing 2

TOTAL First Semester Credits:

14

Second Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
Elective2   Humanities/Fine Arts 3
PHED 1164 Introduction to Physical Fitness & Sport OR 1
    Any One Credit Hour Physical Activity Course  
RNSG 2231 Advanced Concepts of Adult Health 2
RNSG 2307 Adaptation to Role of Professional Nurse 3
RNSG3 2560 Clinical: Registered Nursing 5

TOTAL Second Semester Credits:

14

Total Credits

TOTAL Credit Hours for Associate Degree Nursing Block Curriculum:

72

  1. Can be taken during 1st year, 3rd semester or 2nd year, 1st semester, depending on spring or fall enrollment.
  2. Choose from AAS Core
  3. Capstone course
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