Nursing University Transfer

The Nursing University Transfer Degree is an Associate of Science Degree that will allow students to focus on academic courses in preparation for transfer into a professional nursing program. The academic courses selected for this degree plan will allow a student to obtain the necessary pre-requisites for the Associate Degree Nursing Program at Grayson College and meet the Texas Common Core requirements for transfer to a university.

The Associate Degree Nursing Program at Grayson College has articulation agreements with universities for transfer into a RN to BSN program. Please speak with an academic advisor for specific course requirements or partnering universities when selecting electives.

University Transfer Associate of Science Degree Requirements

Subject Semester Hours

BIOL 2301 (A&P I) 3
BIOL 2101 (A&P I LAB) 1
ENGL 1301 (English Comp I) 3
MATH 1314 or 1342 (College Algebra or Stats) 3
PSYC 2301 (General Psychology) 3
BIOL 2302 (A&P II) 3
BIOL 2102 (A&P II Lab) 1
BIOL 2320 (Microbiology) 3
BIOL 2120 (Microbiology Lab) 1
PSYC 2314 (Lifespan Growth & Development) 3
*AS Lang/phil/Culture Core Option 3
HIST 1301 (US History I) 3
SPCH 1311 or 1315 (Intro to Speech or Public Speaking) 3
ENGL 1302 (English Comp II) 3
GOVT 2305 (Federal Government) 3
*Elective 3
GOVT 2306 (Texas Government) 3
*AS Creative Arts Core 3
HIST 1302 (US History II) 3
SOCI 1301 (Intro to Sociology) 3
*Elective 3
*Elective 3

*Please review your Student Planner or contact your Student Success Coach/Faculty Mentor to review which courses may be used to fill this degree requirement.

Introduction to the role of the professional nurse as provider of patient-centered care, patient safety advocate, member of health care team, and member of the profession. Content includes fundamental concepts of nursing practice, history of professional nursing, and a systematic framework for decision-making and critical thinking. Application of concepts related to nursing care of patients across the life span including common childhood/adolescent diseases, uncomplicated perinatal care, mental health concepts, perioperative care, frequently occurring adult health problems and health issues related to aging. Emphasis on knowledge, judgment, skills, and professional values within a legal/ethical framework.

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Last updated: 06/03/2019