Nursing, Registered

Associate in Science Degree
Major Units: 41

RN Brochure (contains updated information about prerequisites)
TEAS Fact Sheet 

Requirements for the Associate in Science degree in Registered Nursing may be met by completing 41 units of Required Courses with a “C” or better along with general education courses meeting Plan B graduation requirements. Information on the Plan B requirements may be found in the catalog under Graduation/Transfer Requirements.

PREREQUISITE COURSES

A GPA of 2.5 or better must be earned in all prerequisite courses. A GPA of 2.5 or better must be earned in Biology and Microbiology. High school diploma, GED, U.S. university degree or A.S./A.A. degree is required. Foreign education may be considered after transcript evaluation.

Requirements for the Associate in Science degree in Registered Nursing may be met by completing the Required Courses below and 18 units of general education courses to meet the Plan B graduation requirement.

All prerequisites must be verified by the counseling office prior to coming to the Department of Allied Health. Annual updating/changes may occur in this brochure and in the college catalog. It is the responsibility of the student to make sure he/she has the latest brochure and/or college catalog.

  • Biology 20 (Anatomy/Physiology)….8 units
  • Microbiology 1or 20…………….….4/.5 units
  • English 101…………………………3 units
  • Psychology 1 ………………………  3 units
  • Psychology 41………………………3 units
  • TEAS 5.0 Exam (passing grade 62%)

course requirements for Nursing, RN