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BSNA Prerequisite Courses

The 33-credit requirement in nursing prerequisites provides students with a foundation for professional nursing requirements and graduate study. 

Appropriate credits may be transferred, earned at Thomas Edison State University or earned through an additional variety of ways.  All nursing prerequisite credits must be completed prior to acceptance into the program.

Nursing Prerequisites Credits

Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab*

4
Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab* 4
Microbiology with Lab* 4
Chemistry* 3
Nutrition* 3
Statistics** 3
Ethics 3
Introduction to Psychology 3
Introduction to Sociology 3
Developmental Psychology 3
Total 33

*All science prerequisite courses must have been taken within 5 years prior to the start of the program and reflect a grade of B (83) or higher.

**Statistics requires a grade of B (83) or higher.

New Course Descriptions and Prerequisites

Please see the University Catalog for the most current course descriptions and prerequisites.

Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN Program Publications

BSNA Publications