Junior/Senior Course Sequence

Once admitted to the nursing program, students must complete the nursing courses in the following sequence. Each course is a foundation for the subsequent course.

Junior Year: First Term (16 units)

Course Units
NURS 332 Professional Nursing I: Introduction to Nursing 3
NURS 340 Pathopharmacology 5
NURS 347 Health Assessment Across the Life Span 3
NURS 356 Nursing & Healthcare I: Foundations 3
NURS 356C Nursing & Healthcare I: Foundations Clinical 2

Junior Year, Second Term (16 units)

Course Requirements Units
NURS 333 Professional Nursing II: Issues Core 9 3
NURS 358 Nursing & Healthcare III: Mental Health   3
NURS 358C Nursing & Healthcare III: Mental Health Clinical   2
NURS 360 Nursing & Healthcare II: Adult Health and Illness   3
NURS 360C Nursing & Healthcare II: Adult Health and Illness Clinical   2
NURS 416 Cultural Diversity in Health Care Core 13 3

Senior Year: First Term (15 units)  

Course Units

NURS 435 Professional Nursing III: Research in Nursing
*Statistics is a prerequisite

3
NURS 460 Nursing & Healthcare IV: Older Adults 2
NURS 472 Nursing & Healthcare V: Family Health 3
NURS 472C Nursing & Healthcare V: Family Health Clinical 2
NURS 474 Nursing & Healthcare VI: Child Health 3
NURS 474C Nursing & Healthcare VI: Child Health Clinical 2

Senior Year, Second Term (14 units)

Course Units
NURS 476 Nursing & Healthcare VIII: Community Health 3
NURS 476C Nursing & Healthcare VIII: Community Health Clinical 2
NURS 480 Nursing & Healthcare VII: Adult Health and Complex Illness
NURS 484 Nursing Leadership and Management 3
NURS 485 Clinical Practicum 3