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Associate in General Education (AGE) - Nursing

A QUICK INTRO

The Associate in General Education - Nursing curriculum is designed for the academic enrichment of students who wish to be considered for application to the Associate degree nursing program.

WHAT YOU STUDY

Course work includes study in a selection of non-nursing courses in the areas of English composition, math, humanities, and significant interest in science. This curriculum targets the needs of prospective nursing students to obtain an understanding of therapeutic communication, human anatomy, chemistry and psychology. 

 

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Created with approvals between the State Board of Community Colleges and the UNC Board of Governors, the AGE- Nursing curriculum provides coursework toward the ADN nursing program while taking courses that fit into the general education requirements of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

 

WHAT YOU CAN EARN

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COURSE INFORMATION

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FALL SEMESTER 1 

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 1
BIO 168 Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENG 111  Writing & Inquiry 3
MAT 152 Statistical Methods 4
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
    Totals 15

 

SPRING SEMESTER 1 

BIO 169 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
CHM 131 Introduction to Chemistry 3
CHM 131A Introduction to Chemistry Lab 1
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology 3
    Totals 14

 

SUMMER SEMESTER 

HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
SOC 213 Sociology of the Family 3
    Totals 6

 

FALL SEMESTER 2 

BIO 175 General Microbiology 3
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics 3
HIS 132 American History II 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 3
PED 122 Yoga I 1
    Totals 13

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2

COM 231 Public Speaking 3
ENG 232 American Literature II 3
PHI 240 Introduction to Ethics 3
PSY 241 Developmental Psychology 3
    Totals 12

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