Nursing—Transfer to NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health

Associate in Science

College degree requirements

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
Communications I  
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
Communications III  
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
 Credits17
Spring Semester
Communications II  
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
 Credits17
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 210 3 Orientation to Research & Evidence Based Practice2
NURS 250 3 Health Promotion2
NUTR 240 Principles of Nutrition 3
PSYC 250 Developmental Psychology 3
 Credits17
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 251 3 Skills & Concepts for Nursing Practice2
NURS 252 3 Gerontology Nursing2
NURS 360 3 Health Assessment4
 Credits15
 Total Credits66

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