Associate in Applied Science in Nursing Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

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Appendix A:

Transfer-Oriented Associate Degrees at St. Joseph’s College of Nursing and

Corresponding Bachelor Degrees at Grand Canyon University 2012-2013

The following table is a list of Associate Degrees at St. Joseph’s College of Nursing that have been identified as transfer-oriented. They are matched with the corresponding Bachelor Degrees identified at Grand Canyon

University. Students who complete a transfer-oriented associate degree (Associate of Arts or Associate of Science) may fulfill Grand Canyon University’s General Education requirements. For more information please refer to the Associate Transfer Plan in the GCU University Policy Handbook.

St. Joseph’s College of Nursing Degree Grand Canyon University Degree

• Associate in Applied Science in Nursing • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

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Appendix B: Course-by-Course Transfer Guide between

St. Joseph’s College of Nursing and

Grand Canyon University 2012-2013

The following table is the assessment of the courses between St. Joseph’s College of Nursing and Grand Canyon University. The following will be used in assessing official transcripts.

These courses fulfill the competency requirements; however, the courses may not fulfill the credit requirements. To obtain an undergraduate degree at Grand Canyon University students are required to meet 120 semester credit hours for graduation.

Undergraduate (General Education or Program Major at

GCU)

St. Joseph’s College of Nursing Course Number

St. Joseph’s College of

Nursing Credits

GCU Course Equivalency

GCU Applied Semester

Credits General Education BSC 201: Anatomy &

Physiology I with Lab

4 Critical Thinking 4

General Education BSC 202: Anatomy &

Physiology II with Lab

4 Critical Thinking 4

General Education BSC 203: Nutrition 3 Critical Thinking 3

General Education BSC 205: Basic Microbiology with Lab

4 Critical Thinking 4

General Education NSG 100:

Pharmacology I

1 Program Elective 1

General Education NSG 101A:

Fundamental Nursing Skills

3 Program Elective 3

General Education NSG 101B: Introduction to Professional Nursing Practice

6 Program Elective 6

General Education NSG 102: Nursing Practice Across the Life Span

8.5 Program Elective 8.5

General Education NSG 103:

Pharmacology II

1 Program Elective 1

General Education NSG 198: Information

& Technology Literacy for Nursing Students

.5 Program Elective .5

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2 Undergraduate

(General Education or Program Major at

GCU)

St. Joseph’s College of Nursing Course Number

St. Joseph’s College of

Nursing Credits

GCU Course Equivalency

GCU Applied Semester

Credits General Education NSG 200:

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

3.5 Program Elective 3.5

General Education NSG 201: Nursing Care of Women &

Childbearing Families

4 Program Elective 4

General Education NSG 202: Nursing Practice Across the Life Span II

7.5 Program Elective 7.5

General Education NSG 203:

Pharmacology III

1 Program Elective 1

General Education NSG 205: Leadership Seminar

1.5 Program Elective 1.5

General Education NSG 206: Transition to Professional Nursing

1.5 Program Elective 1.5

General Education PHL 346: Ethics & the Nurse

3 Program Elective 3

General Education PSY 101: Introductory Psychology

3 Program Elective 3

General Education PSY 220: Human Life Span Development

3 Program Elective 3

General Education SOC 101: Introductory Sociology

3 Program Elective 3

General Education WRT 101: Critical Writing

3 Program Elective 3

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Appendix C: Transfer Guide between

St. Joseph’s College of Nursing and Grand Canyon University 2012-2013

Associate in Applied Science in Nursing – Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) The following table outlines the requirements needed to receive an Associate in Applied Science in Nursing from St.

Joseph’s College of Nursing. Within the table we have identified preferred courses from St. Joseph’s College of Nursing that will be applicable towards Grand Canyon University’s Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN). The following will be used in assessing official transcripts.

Course St. Joseph’s College of Nursing – Associate in Applied Science in Nursing Units General Education Requirements – 69 Credits

First Year First Semester

NSG 100 Pharmacology I 1

NSG 101A Fundamental Nursing Skills 3

NSG 101B Introduction to Professional Nursing Practice 6

NSG 198 Information & Technology Literacy for Nursing Students .5

BSC 201 Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4

PSY 101 Introductory Psychology 3

Second Semester

NSG 102 Nursing Practice Across the Life Span I 8.5

NSG 103 Pharmacology II 1

BSC 202 Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab 4

PSY 220 Human Life Span Development 3

Second Year First Semester

NSG 200 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing 3.5

NSG 201 Nursing Care of Women & Childbearing Families 4

NSG 205 Leadership Seminar 1.5

BSC 205 Basic Microbiology with Lab 4

WRT 101 Critical Writing 3

Second Semester

NSG 202 Nursing Practice Across the Life Span II 7.5

NSG 203 Pharmacology III 1

NSG 206 Transition to Professional Nursing 1.5

BSC 203 Nutrition 3

PHL 346 Ethics & the Nurse 3

SOC 101 Introductory Sociology 3

Total Credits Completed at St. Joseph’s College of Nursing 69 Total Credits Applied Towards Grand Canyon University Registered

Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

69

* Course may transfer directly in for Grand Canyon University credit

The following table outlines the requirements needed to receive a Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) from Grand Canyon University.

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Course # Grand Canyon University – Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Semester Credits

Program Major Requirement Remaining – 36 Credits

NRS 430V Professional Dynamics 3

NRS 429V Family-Centered Health Promotion 3

NRS 434V Health Assessment 3

NRS 427V Concepts in Community and Public Health 3

HLT 362V Applied Statistics for Health Care Professionals 3

NRS 433V Introduction to Nursing Research 3

NRS 437V Ethical Decision Making in Health Care 3

HLT 310V Spirituality in Health Care 3

NRS 451V Nursing Leadership and Management 3

NRS 410V Pathophysiology and Nursing Management of Clients’ Health 3

NRS 440V Trends and Issues in Health Care 3

NRS 441V Professional Capstone Project 3

Additional Elective Credits Required 15

Total Credits Completed at Grand Canyon University 51 Transfer Credits Applied From Associate in Applied Science in Nursing – St. Joseph’s

College of Nursing

69 semester credits

Program Major Requirement - Grand Canyon University 36 semester credits

Additional Elective Credits Required 15 semester credits

Total Credit Hours Needed to Complete Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

120 credits

*To obtain a baccalaureate degree at Grand Canyon University, a student must earn a minimum of 36 semester credits in upper division (300 or above) courses.

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