University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Science - NURSING
RN Completion Program
(Associate degree in Nursing plus additional UMA credit hours to reach the required 120 credits)
Name: ________________________ Student ID#: ________________________ Date: ________________________

This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration.

In effect for students admitted to Spring 2009


You must complete the following as requirements for admission:
 ASSOCIATE DEGREE – in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution
 Maine RN License (Must be completed prior to registering for NUR 354)

If transfer students have not completed the courses listed below at their former college, they need to complete UMA’s core education requirements before receiving a degree from UMA.  The following disciplines are required in UMA’s academic core:
__________ Communications course – 3 credits
__________ English composition – 3 credits
__________ Fine arts or Humanities – 3 credits
__________ MAT 100 or higher – 3 credits             
__________ PSY 100: Intro to Psychology – 3 credits
__________ PSY 308: Human Development – 3 credits
__________ SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology – 3 credits
__________ BIO 110: Fundamentals of Biology or equivalent – 4 credits
__________ BIO 210: Anatomy and Physiology or equivalent – 4 credits
__________ BIO 321: Microbiology or equivalent – 4 credits

All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course.  Writing intensive courses are marked with W.  Additional courses may also meet this requirement.  Check with your academic advisor.
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
 
English (3 credit hours) choose one of the following:
 _______________  ENG 102W: Introduction to Literature
 _______________  ENG 111W: Journalism
 _______________  ENG 317W: Professional Writing
Fine Arts (3 credit hours) choose one of the following:
      _______________  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
      _______________  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
      _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
      _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
      _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
      _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
      _______________  INT 129: Introduction to the Arts
      _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
      _______________  MUS 160: World Music
      _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
      _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
      _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
Humanities (3 credit hours) choose one of the following:
      _______________  ARH 105: History of Art and Architecture I
      _______________  ARH 106: History of Art and Architecture II
      _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
      _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
      _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
      _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
      _______________  ENG xxx: Introduction to Literature
      _______________  HTY xxx: any history course
      _______________  HUM xxx: any humanities course
      _______________  INT 129: Introduction to the Arts
      _______________  MUS 123: Understanding Music
      _______________  MUS 160: World Music
      _______________  MUS 180: Women and Music
      _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I
      _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II
      _______________  PHI xxx: any philosophy course
      _______________  POS 390: Survey of Political Theory 
      _______________  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studies
 Mathematics (3 credit hours)
      _______________  MAT 115: Elementary Statistics
 Natural Science (6 credit hours)
      _______________  BIO 104: Introduction to Human Nutrition
      _______________  BIO 345: Pathophysiology
MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
  NURSING (33 credit hours)
      _______________ NUR 301: Health Assessment Throughout the Lifespan (4 cr)
      _______________ NUR 302: Pharmacology for Nurses (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR 304: Conceptual Basis of Professional Nursing (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR 352: Nursing Research (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR 354: Concepts of Community Health (5 cr)
      _______________ NUR 410: Leadership and Management (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR 415: Socio-Cultural Aspect of Health and Healthcare (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR 420: Senior Seminar for RN’s (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR xxx: any 300 or 400-level Nursing Elective (3 cr)
      _______________ NUR xxx: any 300 or 400-level Nursing Elective (3 cr)

APPROVED TO RECEIVE DEGREE: Bachelor of Science, Nursing
 
 
 
 
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Students are encouraged to contact their faculty advisor and the Advising Center
for academic advising and support services throughout their stay at UMA.