Nursing Courses - Pre-Licensure
The Pre-Licensure Option is 4 semesters, totaling 59 credit hours.
Students admitted to begin the nursing major are assigned to either the Winona or Rochester Campus.
Students assigned to the Rochester campus attend upper division nursing classes at WSU-Rochester.
Students assigned to the Winona campus continue to attend classes in Winona. Campus assignment determines location of clinical facilities.
Pre-Licensure (Generic Option) Curriculum for students admitted to the major:
Term 1 (16 Credits)
| Course Number
| NURS 341
||Therapeutic Applications of Nursing Skills & Health Assessment||4|
| NURS 343
||Professional Practice I||5|
|NURS 344||Leadership in Basic Nursing Practice||2|
|NURS 360|| Pharmacology
Term 2 (14 Credits)
|| Course Title
|NURS 352||Caring for the Older Adult||3|
|NURS 353||Professional Practice II||6|
|NURS 354||Leadership in Research and Evidence-Based Practice||3|
|NURS 358||Psychosocial Adaptation||2|
Term 3 (14 Credits)
|Course Number||Course Title||Credits|
|NURS 421||Nursing of Childbearing Families||2|
|NURS 422||Nursing of Childrearing Families||2|
|NURS 426||Clinical Prevention and Population Health I||4|
|NURS 443||Professional Practice III||3|
|NURS 446||High Acuity/Progressive Care||3|
Term 4 (15 Credits)
|NURS 427||Clinical Prevention and Population Health II||2|
| NURS 444
|| Leadership in Contemporary Healthcare Settings
|NURS 453||Professional Practice IV||4|
|NURS 454|| Immersion in Nursing Practice: Senior Capstone
|NURS 458||Complex Mental Health Care||2|
See the university catalog for course descriptions for the Generic Option (NUGE).