Curriculum

Certificate in Practical Nursing

Students successfully completing the Practical Nursing program receive a CERTIFICATE in Practical Nursing and become eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN)

Students will need to test at the Beginning Algebra level for course placement.

  • SCCC Nursing Program AY 2021-2022
  • Pre-requisites
  • EG1103 English Comp I  3 credit hours
  • BI1303 General Psychology 3 credit hours
  • BI2115 Anatomy & Physiology 5-8 credit hours
  • Co-requisites
  • EG1113 English Composition II/ SP1203 Public Speaking 3 credit hours
  • BI2705 Microbiology**        4-5 credit hours
  • BI1403 Nutrition* 3 credit hours
  • BH2303 Developmental Psychology*        3 credit hours
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  • First Semester - (Nursing Courses) -Sequential
  • NR1110 Foundations of Nursing 10 credit hours
  • NR1102 Pharmacology for Nursing 2 credit hours

  • Second Semester - (Nursing Courses) -Sequential
  • NR1410 Nursing Care II 10 credit hours
  • NR1411 Pharmacology for Nursing II 1 credit hours
  • Total Certificate Degree Requirements47-51 credit hours
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* These courses to be taken concurrently with the Nursing Courses or prior to First Semester.

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Students successfully completing the Associate Degree Nursing Program receive an ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE and become eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

(Must be a graduate of a Practical Nursing program and successfully have completed general education courses fo the practical nursing program) and successful completion of a national NCLEX predictor exam above the national passing standard)

  • Summer
  • NR2101 From Practical Nurse to ADN Student*** 1 credit hour
  • Second Year
  • First Semester Nursing Courses
  • NR2603 Maternity Nursing 3 credit hours
  • NR2404 Adult & Child Care I 4 credit hours
  • NR2503 Mental Health Nursing 3 credit hours

  • Second Semester Nursing Courses
  • NR2414 Adult & Child Care II 4 credit hours
  • NR2703 Client Care Nursing 3 credit hours
  • NR2103 Integration Seminar 3 credit hours

  • Level II Total Program Requirements  68-72 credit hours

***This course is required to be taken by the student who has graduated from a practical Nursing program other than SCCC or the student who has graduated from the SCCC program more than two years previously.

**These courses to be taken concurrently with the Nursing courses or prior to First Semester.

*These courses are to be taken concurrently with the nursing courses or prior to Second Semester.

 

  • SCCC Nursing Program AY 2022-2023
  • Pre-requisites
  • EG1103 English Comp I 3 credit hours
  • BI1303 General Psychology3 credit hours
  • BI2115 Anatomy & Physiology5-8 credit hours
  • Co-requisites
  • EG1113 English Composition II/ SP1203 Public Speaking3 credit hours
  • BI2705 Microbiology**        4-5 credit hours
  • BI1403 Nutrition*3 credit hours
  • BH2303 Developmental Psychology*        3 credit hours
  •  
  •  
  • First Semester - (Nursing Courses) -Sequential
  • NR1110 Foundations of Nursing10 credit hours
  • NR1102 Pharmacology for Nursing2 credit hours

  • Second Semester - (Nursing Courses) -Sequential
  • NR1410 Nursing Care II10 credit hours
  • NR1411 Pharmacology for Nursing II1 credit hours
  • Total Certificate Degree Requirements47-51 credit hours
  •  

* These courses to be taken concurrently with the Nursing Courses or prior to First Semester.

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Students successfully completing the Associate Degree Nursing Program receive an ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE and become eligible to apply to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

(Must be a graduate of a Practical Nursing program and successfully have completed general education courses fo the practical nursing program) and successful completion of a national NCLEX predictor exam above the national passing standard)

  • Summer
  • NR2101 From Practical Nurse to ADN Student***1 credit hour
  • Second Year
  • First Semester Nursing Courses
  • NR1809 Nursing Care III 9 credit hours
  • NR1801 Pharmacology for Nursing III1 credit hours
  • Second Semester Nursing Courses
  • NR2705 Nursing Care I5 credit hours
  • NR2103 Integration Seminar3 credit hours
  • Level II Total Program Requirements 66-70 credit hours

***This course is required to be taken by the student who has graduated from a practical Nursing program other than SCCC or the student who has graduated from the SCCC program more than two years previously.

**These courses to be taken concurrently with the Nursing courses or prior to First Semester.

*These courses are to be taken concurrently with the nursing courses or prior to Second Semester.

For More Information:

To receive more information or to arrange a campus visit contact:


Susan G. Ingland; MSN, RN
Director of Nursing/Instructor
Seward County Community College
PO Box 1137
Liberal, KS 67905-1137
Telephone: (620) 417-1407

 

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