Nursing

The Health Sciences degree nursing emphasis is designed to prepare learners for further education. It is a 70-unit program and follows a specific curriculum identified by Azusa Pacific University (APU), enabling graduates of University College’s ASHS with an emphasis in nursing to apply to APU’s Two-Plus-Two (High Desert) B.S. in Nursing (BSN).

Coursework

Specific courses, totaling 70 units, are required only if students are interested in pursuing this program with APU. The 70-unit ASHS nursing emphasis curriculum consists of the following coursework:

UC 101
Momentum: Success in the University
3
APSY 105
Introduction to Psychology
3
APSY 295
Human Growth and Development
3
APSY 430
Cultural Psychology
3
ART 110
Introduction to Art
3
BIBL 100
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy*
3
BIBL 230
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Luke/Acts*
3
BIO 225
General Microbiology
4
BIO 235
Human Anatomy
4
BIO 245
Human Physiology
4
CHEM 115
Chemistry for the Health Sciences
4
COMM 105
Public Communication
3
CS 200
Basic Software Tools
3
ENG 101
Expository Writing
3
ENG 105
Composition: Argument and Analysis
3
ENG 115
Introduction to Literature
3
HIS 201
U.S. History
3
MATH 125
College Algebra
3
PHIL 205
Introduction to Philosophy
3
SPAN 121
Beginning Spanish I
3
SPAN 122
Beginning Spanish II
3
STAT 280
Applied Statistics
3
Total70 units

*Must be taken at University College

Note: This information is current for the 2014 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.