Jul 15, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Nursing (BSN Degree)

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The program is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Information regarding the program is provided to the ACEN and is available from that organization at 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326. The phone number is 404-975-5000.

A major in Nursing requires 81-82 hours and does not require a minor.

Nursing (81-82 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)

Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)


Must also make a “C” or better in ENGL 111 and 112 to be eligible to apply to the program.

Foreign Language requirement (hours included above)

Students are required to take a minimum of 3 credit hours but are not required to progress past FL 202 (Intermediate II) if the student places higher than FL 201.  If a student places higher than 202, the student has completed her/his required FL credit.  Note that this placement does not count toward the required 120 hours (may vary according to degree) required of all CSU students.

Choose one of the following courses:

  • ARAB 110 and 110L, 120, 201, or 202 or
  • FREN 110 and 110L, 120, 201, or 202 or
  • SPAN 110, 111 or 112 and 110L, 101, 102, 120, 201, or 202 or
  • CHST 121, 122, 131, or 132 or
  • Any other 3 hour foreign language course.

Required Courses for Eligibility to Apply to the Program (11 hours)

 Must a earn a grade of “C” or better

Nursing Content Concentration (3-18 hours)

*Students must take NURS 260 at CSU and is required for graduation; the other courses are optional but will apply toward your degree requirements. Students must earn a grade of C or better in NURS 260.


All students must have at least 120 hours to graduate. Students who took MATH 099 or ENGL 099 will need at least 124 hours to graduate. Full Bridge students will need at least 128 hours. Students must meet the Residency Requirements  described in this catalog. 

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