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Contact: Cathy Abell,
PhD, MSN, RN, CNE

Coordinator, RN to BSN Program
WKU Department of Nursing
1906 College Heights Blvd. # 11036
Bowling Green, KY 42101
cathy.abell@wku.edu
(270) 745-2391

Contact: Adam Davis

Academic Outreach Specialist
adam.davis@wku.edu
(270) 745-5011

RN to BSN

Curriculum

The RN to BSN program consists of 36 hours of upper level nursing courses.

  • Nurs 300    Concepts of Disease Process (3 credits)
  • Nurs 309    Health Assessment (3 credits)
  • Nurs 315    Concepts of Pharmacology (3 credits)
  • Nurs 321    Transcultural Nursing (2 credits)
  • Nurs 323    Concepts/Professional Nursing (2 credits)
  • Nurs 339    Care of the High Acuity Patient
  • Nurs 340    Teaching and Health Promotion   (3 credits)
  • Nurs 400    Nursing Leadership/Management (3 credits)
  • Nurs 405    Nursing Informatics (2 credits)
  • Nurs 408    Professional Issues (3 credits)
  • Nurs 412    Nursing Research (3 credits)
  • Nurs 430    Concepts of Public Health Nursing (4 credits)
  • Nurs 431    Application/Public Health Concepts (2 credits)

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