Pearl River Community College

Program of Study - LPN to ADN Option

COURSE CREDIT HOURS
PREREQUISITES
MAT 1313 College Algebra 3
PSY 1513 General Psychology 3
BIO 2513 Anatomy and Physiology I 3
BIO 2511 Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1
TOTAL HOURS 10
LEVEL 2
NUR 1207 LPN Bridge 7
BIO 2523 Anatomy and Physiology II 3
BIO 2521 Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 1
EPY 2533 Human Growth and Development 3
ENG 1113 English Composition I 3
TOTAL HOURS 17
LEVEL 3
NUR 2104 Women’s Health and Newborn Nursing 4
NUR 2115 Nursing Care of Children 5
BIO 2923 Microbiology 3
BIO 2921 Microbiology Lab 1
SPT 1113 Public Speaking I 3
TOTAL HOURS 16
LEVEL 4
NUR 2203 Mental Health Nursing 3
NUR 2209 Medical/Surgical Nursing II 9
SOC 2113 Introduction to Sociology 3
TOTAL HOURS 15
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 58
NUR 1101, 1110, 1210 Waived* 14
TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 72
Nursing Electives – (Courses below are not required)
NUR 1011 Professional Nursing Forum I 1
NUR 1012 Professional Nursing Forum II 2
NUR 1203 Pharmacology for Nursing 3
NUR 2013 Professional Nursing Forum III 3

*Waived: NUR 1101 – Dosage Calculations for Nursing, NUR 1110 – Fundamentals of Nursing, and NUR 1210 – Medical/Surgical Nursing I (clinical hours) are awarded to a LPN upon successful completion of the LPN to ADN option.

Requirement: All required general education courses are to be completed before or during the level in which listed. A grade of “C” or higher is required in all ADN general education courses to progress to the next level.

Recommendation: To prepare for graduation, it is recommended that all required general education courses be completed before or during Level 3 of the ADN program.

PRCC reserves the right to make curricular changes to maintain state & national standards consistent with the changing needs of society & of the nursing profession.