Bachelor's Program

The following is the Degree Plan for the Class of 2019.

First Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
Bio 141 Human Anatomy & Physio I 4 Bio 142 Human Anatomy & Physio. II 4
Modern Language I 4 CHEM 118 Integrated 5
Sophia Course 3-4 Modern Language II 4
Sophia Course (CTS) 3 Sophia Course 3-4
SSPLL 101 Common Course 1    
CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 15-16 CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 16-17
Note: If student takes her W in the fall, she should do 4 courses plus the advising course.  If she does her W in the spring, in the fall she should do 5 courses plus advising course.
Note: By the end of the First Year, students should have completed Bio 141, Bio 142, CHEM 118, Math, RLST 101, two semesters of Modern Language, the W and Psy 156 or 157.

Second Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
Bio 224 Pathophysiology 3 Bio 216 Microbiology 4
Math 114 Statistics 3 N227 Foundations 3
N225 Health Assessment 3 Sociology or PSY305/SW235 3
PSY305/SW235 or Sociology 3 Sophia Course 3
Sophia Course(s) 3-6 Sophia Course 3
CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 15-18 CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 16

Third Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
N321Adult Nsg.-Acute (5 credits) and N307 Psychiatric (5 credits)     or 10 N323 Perinatal (5 credits) and N330 Adult Nsg.-Chronic (5 credits)  or 10
N323 Perinatal (5 credits) and N330 Adult Nsg.-Chronic (5 credits)   N321Adult Nsg.-Acute (5 credits) and N307 Psychiatric (5 credits)  
N385 Nursing Research or N310 Nutrition 2 N385 Nursing Research or N310 Nutrition 2
N334 Pharmacotherapeutics 3 Sophia Course(s) 3
CREDITS FOR SEMESTER  15 CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 15-18

Fourth Year

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
N426 Child Health (5 credits) and N414 Community (5 credits)  or 10 N410 Adult Nsg.-Advanced (5credits) and N415 Leadership (5 credits)  or 10
N410 Adult Nsg.-Advanced (5 credits) and N415 Leadership (5 credits)   N426 Child Health (5 credits) and N414 Community (5 credits)  
Sophia Course 3 Sophia Course 3
Sophia Course or Elective 3 Sophia Course or Elective 3
CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 16 CREDITS FOR SEMESTER 16

Due to the increased demand by current Saint Mary's nursing students for the limited number of clinical positions available, the College suspended the Accelerated Nursing Program in 2014.