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LPN to RN Career Mobility Curriculum  

Students may complete some or all of the general education (non-nursing) courses prior to admission to the LPN-to-RN Career Mobility track. Upon admission to the curriculum, students must complete any remaining general education courses prior to or within the semester listed, in order to progress. NUR courses are sequential and cannot be combined to shorten the length of the ADN program.

All courses listed in the LPN-to-RN Career Mobility curriculum must be completed with a “C” or higher.

Pre-requisite Courses
(Required prior to application)

MTH100     Intermediate College Algebra (or a higher level math) 3
ENG101      English Composition I 3
*BIO201 Anatomy & Physiology I 4
BIO202     Anatomy & Physiology II 4

TOTAL Credit Hours 14

First Term


**NUR200 LPN Role Transition to Associate Degree Nurse (RN)
       On completion of NUR200, mobility students receive nontraditional credit
for 15 hours of NUR courses (NUR102, 103, 104, 105, and 106).


TOTAL Credit Hours 5 

Second Term


PSY200      General Psychology 3
BIO220       General Microbiology 4
NUR201      Nursing Through the Lifespan I 5

TOTAL Credit Hours 12

Third Term


SPH106 or SPH107      Speech 3
PSY210      Human Growth and Development 3
NUR202      Nursing Through the Lifespan II 6

TOTAL Credit Hours 12

Fourth Term


HUMANITIES ELECTIVE
3
NUR203      Nursing Through the Lifespan III 6
NUR204      Transition Into Nursing Practice 4

TOTAL Credit Hours 13

Total Program Credit Hours: 57

 

Per College curriculum requirements, the following courses will be required in order to complete your AAS in Nursing. These courses must be completed satisfactorily or with a “C” or higher:

    ORI 101:    Orientation to College (if applicable) – 1 credit hour

    ORI 104:    WorkKeys® Assessment and Advisement – 1 credit hour

    CIS 146:    Microcomputer Applications – 3 credit hours

*Pre-requisite: Completion of BIO103 with a “C” or higher or satisfactory performance on ACCS Biology Placement Exam is required by WCC in order to progress to BIO201 (Anatomy & Physiology I). Students that have completed an Anatomy and Physiology course at WCC or another college and have received credit at WCC through the Office of Admissions and Records will not be required to complete BIO103 in order to meet curriculum requirements.


** NUR200 is required for all LPN-to-RN Career Mobility students, with the following exception:  STUDENTS THAT HAVE COMPLETED THE ALABAMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM’S STANDARDIZED PRACTICAL NURSING CURRICULUM WITHIN THE PAST TWO (2) YEARS.