College Catalog Fall 2004 - Spring 2006
Nursing Weekend College

A.A.S. Degree

SUNY Curriculum Code: 0622

Classes are identical in content and level to those offered during the regular semester, except that the schedule is accelerated to meet the needs of focused, mature students with busy lives.

First Semester

Course No.

Course

Cr. Hrs.

NURS 220

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

3

NURS 255

Maternal/Child Health Nursing

3

 

Total

6

Second Semester

Course No.

Course

Cr. Hrs.

NURS 200

Medical/Surgical Nursing II

4

NURS 230

Nursing Clinical III

4

 

Total

8

Third Semester

Course No.

Course

Cr. Hrs.

NURS 210

Medical/Surgical Nursing III

4

NURS 240

Nursing Clinical IV

4

 

Total

8

Degree Requirements: 72 credit hours, a grade of 75% or better in each Nursing course, a grade of 70% or better in all other required courses, and a Pass in all clinical courses.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Must be an LPN for a minimum of three (3) years.
  2. Must have a minimum of one (1) year full-time acute care work experience, or a total of 2000 hours.
  3. The following prerequisites must be completed prior to the first semester of Weekend College:
    • Human Anatomy and Physiology I - 4 credits
    • Human Anatomy and Physiology II - 4 credits
    • Freshman English - 3 credits
    • Introductory Psychology I - 3 credits
  4. The SUNY Delhi Nursing program challenge exam must be taken prior to the start of the first semester of the program. This is a requirement for all LPNs that do not have the equivalent of college credit for the first year of our Nursing program. Passing this exam will award 22 college credit hours to the student. It is necessary to pass this exam in order to be accepted into the Weekend College program. This is a competitive exam with two parts, and students with the highest scores will have priority for placement in the weekend option. Information regarding this is available through Enrollment Services.

Students can transfer 30 credits to SUNY Delhi provided courses are equivalent to SUNY Delhi courses and they have achieved a 75% in all nursing courses or a 70% or better in all other courses. The remainder of the degree requirement credit hours must be earned through SUNY Delhi.

In addition to the weekend nursing courses offered through this option, the following courses are required to complete the A.A.S. degree in Nursing and to take the NCLEX-RN licensure exam:

Course No.

Course

Cr. Hrs.

BIOL 230

General Microbiology*

4

ENGL ___

English Elective

 

 

or

3

LITR ___

Literature Elective

 

PEDH ___

Physical Education Elective

1

PSYC 210

Developmental Psychology

3

____ ___

Restricted Elective**

3

*Note: Must be completed prior to the beginning of the second semester of Weekend College.

**Restricted Elective: College Algebra or higher math, Introductory Sociology, or Nutrition.

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Last Updated: 8/3/08