James Madison University

RN to BSN Completion Program


RN to BSN Dual Enrollment Curriculum

Semester Course @ BRCC Course @JMU Total Credits
Fall
Year 1
NUR 108 Nursing I (6)
NUR 136 Principles of Pharmacology I (1)
NSG 324 Strategies for Success (1)
NSG 325 Concepts of Aging (3)
11
Spring NUR 109 Nursing II (6)
NUR 137 Principles of Pharmacology II (1)
NSG 460 Informatics (3) 10
Summer NUR 226 Health Assessment (3)
NUR 247 Psych/Mental Health (3)
None 6
Fall
Year 2
NUR 245 Maternal Newborn (3)
NUR 213 Second Level Nursing III (7)
NSG 462 Contemporary Issues in Nursing (3) 13
Spring NUR 214 Second Level Nursing IV (7)
NUR 254 Nursing Dimensions (2)
NSG 464 Introduction to Nursing Research (3) 12
End of Dual Enrollment: Student will be Automatically Admitted into the Traditional Degree Seeking RN-BSN Program (RN Degree + License Required)
Fall
Year 3
  *NSG 333 Health Assessment (3)
NSG 463 Role Transition (3)
6
Spring   NSG 461 Patho & Pharm (3)
NSG 471 Leadership and Management in Healthcare (3)
6
Summer Year 3   NSG 466 Community Health
NSG 469 Community Health
5
  General Education (13 Credits Required) Can be completed at any time during the progression or after this point. Cluster 2 JMU (9 Credits)
Cluster 4 JMU (4 Credits)
 

There is a mandatory one-time, one-day RN/BSN Orientation held on campus before the start of the semester that counts toward the 1 credit course NSG 324 – Strategies for Academic Success. Students must attend this orientation day.