Nursing—Transfer to NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health

Associate in Science

Note: Courses listed on degree plan are suggested. Students should consult with their advisor concerning their unique transfer decisions.

Total Degree Credits66
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterCredits
Written Communications  
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
Oral Communications  
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Math, Science & Technology  
CHEM 115 Introductory Chemistry 4
CHEM 115L Introductory Chemistry Lab 1
MATH 104 Finite Mathematics 4 3
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology 3
Spring Semester
Written Communications  
ENGL 120 College Composition II 3
Enrichment 1  
Enrichment Course Matrix 2
Math, Science & Technology  
CHEM 116 Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry 2 4
CHEM 116L Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Lab 1
MICR 202 Introductory Microbiology 2 3
MICR 202L Introductory Microbiology Lab 1
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
2nd Year
Fall Semester
Arts & Humanities  
General Education Matrix (Arts & Humanities) 3
Electives (Required)  
BIOL 220 Anatomy and Physiology I 3
BIOL 220L Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1
NURS 210Orientation to Research & Evidence Based Practice 3 2
NURS 250Health Promotion 3 2
NUTR 240 Principles of Nutrition 3
PSYC 250 Developmental Psychology 3
Spring Semester
Arts & Humanities  
General Education Matrix (Arts & Humanities) 3
Electives (Required)  
BIOL 221 Anatomy and Physiology II 3
BIOL 221L Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 1
NURS 251Skills & Concepts for Nursing Practice 3 2
NURS 252Gerontology Nursing 3 2
NURS 360Health Assessment 3 4
 Total Credits66

NURS 100 Nurse Assistant Training (taken for 2 credits) may be used to meet the Enrichment requirement for the Associate in Science degree. (A CNA license is not required for admission to NDSU-NSH.)


Prerequisites for these courses are listed in the course description section of the BSC catalog.


Courses to be taught by NDSU faculty at NDSU-Nursing at Sanford Health after admission to the professional nursing program.


If you have already taken another college math course check with NDSU Nursing at Sanford to see if it may meet the math requirement before your register for MATH 104.

All of the above courses must be completed before beginning junior year nurses courses.