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DCCCD Associate of Applied Science in Associate Degree Nursing (BHC) to Columbia College Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing


TRANSFER PATHWAY (for Transfer To Columbia College) 

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE IN ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING (BHC) TO 

REGISTERED NURSE TO BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING 


Printable Copy of this Transfer Pathway (PDF 216KB)


Catalog Year: 2020-2021 (You may use this pathway if you entered one of the seven colleges on or before this date.)   

Career Path: Health Sciences Career Path 

Available at: Brookhaven College 

TSI Standards: Must be Complete  

SEMESTER-BY-SEMESTER MAP FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS 

All plans can be modified to fit the needs of part-time students. This is not an official degree planRefer to catalog for official degree requirements. A minimum grade requirement of “C” or better for ALL the courses in the Brookhaven College Associate Nursing is required. Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Brookhaven College. You will need to apply for the associate’s degree at Brookhaven College. Contact your advisor for information. 

AAS DEGREE MINIMUM: 60 semester credit hours 

PREREQUISITES TO PROGRAM ADMISSION – BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE                        Total Hours: 14 

Applicants must complete the prerequisite courses with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or higher and must meet the conditions of Application Eligibility to apply to the nursing program. 

ENGL 1301  Composition I This is a (CB 010) Core course. Must earn a grade of “C” or higher. 

CHOOSE ONE:

BIOL 2401 – Anatomy and Physiology I To register for BIOL 2401 you must complete the prerequisite of a grade of “C” or better in BIOL 1406. This is a (CB 030) Core course. OR

 SCIT 1407 – Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology I 

CHOOSE ONE:

CHEM 1405  Introductory Chemistry I CHEM 1405 fulfills the prerequisite requirement to program admission for Brookhaven College, however, CHEM 1405 would transfer as a General Elective course for Columbia College Semester 1 OR 

CHEM 1411 – General Chemistry I CHEM 1411 is required by Columbia College and would fulfill the CHEM 110 requirement for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree replacing a General Elective course for Columbia College Semester 1. The remaining General Elective would be 1 credit hour. 

PSYC 2314 – Lifespan Growth and Development This is a (CB 080) Core course. 

SEMESTER 1                                                                                                                               Total Hours: 15 

CHOOSE ONE:

SCIT 1408  Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology II OR 

BIOL 2402  Anatomy and Physiology II To register for BIOL 2402 you must complete the prerequisite BIOL 2401. 

CHOOSE ONE:

RNSG 1301  Pharmacology OR 

RNSG 1311  Nursing Pathophysiology 

RNSG 1413  Foundations for Nursing Practice 

RNSG 1105  Nursing Skills I 

RNSG 1362  Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 

SEMESTER 2                                                                                                                               Total Hours: 11 

RNSG 1144  Nursing Skills II 

RNSG 2213  Mental Health Nursing 

RNSG 1160  Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 

RNSG 1441  Common Concepts of Adult Health 

RNSG 2362  Clinical- Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 

SEMESTER 3                                                                                                                               Total Hours: 10 

BIOL 2420  Microbiology for Non-Science Majors To register for BIOL 2420 you must complete the prerequisite BIOL 1406 or BIOL 2401. 

RNSG 2208  Maternal/Newborn Nursing and Women’s Health 

RNSG 2161  Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 

RNSG 2201  Care of Children and Families 

RNSG 2160  Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 

SEMESTER 4                                                                                                                               Total Hours: 10 

RNSG 1443  Complex Concepts of Adult Health 

RNSG 2360  Clinical-Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse RNSG 2360 is the capstone course for this award. 

PHIL 2306  Introduction to Ethics This is a (CB 040) Core course. 


COLUMBIA COLLEGE (for Transfer From DCCCD) 

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE IN ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING (BHC) TO 

REGISTERED NURSE TO BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING 

SEMESTER-BY-SEMESTER MAP FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS 

For questions about the Columbia College portion of this transfer pathway, contact the Mesquite Academic Advising Office at (972) 860-5332 or Mesquite@ccis.eduStudents must enroll in the Columbia College Associate to Bachelor’s (A2B) program before the end of the 2020-21 academic year to lock in the 2020-21 academic catalog. All DCCCD credit transfers to Columbia College as Lower Level Credit. The Columbia College Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. It is best to apply to Columbia College a full semester before you plan to transfer. It will help if you submit a copy of this pathway with your application. Students must be a current RN to be admitted to the BSN program. The Columbia College degree requires 39 hours of upper level credit. Eighty-one (81) of the 120 credit hours required can be completed with courses taken at a DCCCD institution. 

SEMESTER 1 (two 8-week terms per semester)                                                                 Total Hours: 15 

ENGL 133W – English Composition II ENGL 1302 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College. 

General Elective (3 credit hours) (Or, if not previously taken, RNSG 1301 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College.) 

General Elective (3 credit hours) 

General Elective (3 credit hours) 

NURS 310 – Professional Nursing Practice (First Term) 

SEMESTER 2 (two 8-week terms per semester)                                                                 Total Hours: 15 

General Education Elective (6 credit hours, to include CHEM 1411 if not previously taken.) CHEM 1411 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College. 

MATH 250 – Statistics I MATH 1342 may be taken at DCCCD institution and transferred to Columbia College. 

NURS 311 – Pathophysiology (First Term) 

NURS 312 – Principles and Applications of Human Nutrition (Second Term) 

SEMESTER 3 (two 8-week terms per semester)                                                                 Total Hours: 15 

NURS 409 – Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice (First Term) 

NURS 313 – Health Assessment (First Term) 

NURS 410 – Community Health Nursing (Second Term) 

UL General Elective (First Term) 

UL General Elective (Second Term) 

SEMESTER 4 (two 8-week terms per semester)                                                                 Total Hours: 15 

NURS 413 – Leadership and Management in Nursing Practice (First Term) 

NURS 411 – Community Health Nursing Assessment (Second Term) 

UL General Elective (First Term) 

UL General Elective (First Term) 

UL General Elective (Second Term) 


Approved: 2020-21 Guided Pathway; Approved by Columbia College 5.12.2020