Designed to align with UMA’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, this Early College pathway offers thoughtfully designed guidance to students who are interested in the field of nursing creating a strong foundation to become competitive applicants. Students who successfully complete the nursing pathway will be well-suited for consideration for this highly competitive program. 

UMA’s BSN program prepares students for professional nursing positions in a variety of healthcare settings. Students earn a Bachelor of  Science degree in Nursing that prepares them for the nursing licensure exam. The UMA Nursing Program also focuses on wellness, self-care, and holistic nursing practice. Students interested in pursuing this program should familiarize themselves with UMA’s nursing admissions requirements alongside their Early College Counselor for planning purposes.

  • BIO 104 Introduction to Human Nutrition (3 credits)
  • CIS 100 Introduction to Computer Applications (3 credits) or CIS 101 Introduction to Computer Science (3 credits)
  • COM 101 Public Speaking (3 credits) or COM 102 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
  • ENG 101 College Writing (3 credits)
  • MAT 115 Elementary Statistics (3 credits)
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3 credits)
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)

Related Majors and Certificates at UMA

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • RN-Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion: (Currently Licensed RN with an Associate degree)

Related Careers

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Midwife
  • Public Health Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Home Health or Hospice Nursing
  • Care Manager
  • Wellness Coach