Associate of Applied Science Degree
(63 Semester Credit Hours)
The A.A.S. in Allied Health with a Practical Nursing option is intended to be a "feeder program" to the RN program on the Ozark Campus and/or the BSN program on the Russellville Campus. This degree prepares the graduate to sit for licensure in Practical Nursing and does not result in an RN credential.
- 1st Semester
Course # Course Name Hours BST 1303 or CIS 1113 Introduction to Computers or Fundamental Computer Operation 3 ENGL 1013 Composition I 3 HSCI 1113 Medical Terminology 3 HSCI 1123 Human Anatomical Structure I 3 TMAT 1203 Technical Mathematics II(or higher math) 3 Total Hours 15
Students must apply to and be admitted into the technical phase of the program before taking any of the LPN courses below.
- 2nd Semester
Course # Course Name Hours HSCI 1243 Human Anatomical Structure II (prerequisite: HSCI 1123) 3 LPN 1101 Vocational, Legal and Ethical Concepts 1 LPN 1102 Pharmacology I 2 LPN 1111 Nursing of the Geriatric Patient 1 LPN 1121 Nutrition in Health and Illness 1 LPN 1123 Basic Nursing Principles and Skills I 3 LPN 1133 Clinical I 3 LPN 1171 Nursing of Adults with Medical/Surgical Conditions I 1 Total Hours 15
- 3rd Semester
Course # Course Name Hours LPN 1202
Nursing of Adults with Medical/Surgical Conditions II (prerequisite: LPN 1171)
2 LPN 1205 Clinical II (prerequisite: LPN 1133) 5 LPN 1212 Basic Nursing Principles and Skills II (prerequisite: LPN 1123) 2 LPN 1222 Pharmacology II (prerequisite: LPN 1102) 2 LPN 1232 Nursing of Mothers and Infants 2 Total Hours 13
- Summer - May 15 - August 11, 2017
- 5th Semester