Bachelor of science in nursing

Students accepted to the bachelor of science in nursing (collaborative) program at the Western Regional School of Nursing will normally take the following courses in their first year:

Nursing 1002 Nursing 1012
Nursing 1003 Nursing 1014
Nursing 1004 Nursing 1015
Nursing 1017 (one credit course) Nursing 1016
three credit hours in CRW in English Nursing 1520
Human Biosciences 1430  

Students applying to nursing next year

If you plan on applying to the bachelor of science in nursing (BScN) (collaborative) program in the following year, must complete the required biology and/or chemistry courses if you have not completed the required high school courses.

In addition, you may complete non-nursing courses which are required in the BScN program but are not required for admission. These courses include:

  • six credit hours in English critical reading and writing (CRW) courses
  • three credit hours in either anthropology, archaeology or sociology 
  • three credit hours in philosophy or Religious Studies 2610
  • Biology 3053 (or equivalent)
  • Human Biosciences 1430 (formerly Biochemistry 1430) or equivalent
  • Psychology 1000 or equivalent
  • Statistics 2500 (or equivalent)

Completion of these non-nursing courses does not guarantee acceptance into the BScN program. Students should seek advice from Academic Advising at Grenfell Campus prior to registering for required non-nursing courses.

Contact information

For assistance with course selection, contact Grenfell Campus Academic Advising.

For additional program information, visit the Western Regional School of Nursing or contact the Undergraduate Nursing Admissions Office.