Nursing

ADN Program Curriculum

Prerequisites are to be completed by end of semester prior to application deadline. Program health science courses (BIOL 253, BIOL 281, BIOL 282) can be completed prior to or during the required semester listed. Nursing courses are taken in semester level sequence.

A grade of "C" or higher is required in all prerequisite and curriculum courses.

   
 
 

 

Prerequisite Course Requirements   17 Credits
     
Basic Science Course: Minimum of 1 of 3 science courses from the following:   4
  •       BIOL 121 Introductory Biology
  •       BIOL 224 Microbiology
  •       CHEM 110 or 111
   
ENGL 111 Freshman Composition   3
PSYC 120 Introduction to Psychology   3
PSYC 230 Human Development   3
BIOL 252 Human Anatomy & Physiology I   4
     
Level 1 Semester    14 Credits
NRSG 110 Intro to Nursing Concepts   3 (3)
NRSG 111 Principles of Nursing Practice   4 (1+3P)
BIOL 253 Human Anatomy & Physiology II   4
BIOL 281 Pathophysiology I   3
     
Level 2 Semester    16 Credits
NRSG 130 Health & Illness Concepts I   3 (3)
NRSG 131 Health Care Participant   3 (3)
NRSG 132 Nursing Pharmacology   3 (3)
NRSG 133 Assessment & Health Promotion   4 (1+3P)
BIOL 282 Pathophysiology II   3
     
Level 3 Semester    10 Credits
NRSG 211 Health & Illness Concepts II   3 (3)
NRSG 212 Professional Nursing Concepts   3 (3)
NRSG 213 Care of Patients with Chronic Conditions   4 (4P) 
     
Level 4 Semester    14 Credits
NRSG 221 Health & Illness Concepts III   4 (4)
NRSG 222 Clinical Intensive I   4 (1+3P)
NRSG 231 ADN Capstone   6 (2+4P)
     
ADN Total Credits    71 Credits

                                     

 

Program Estimated Costs

 

Preadmission Testing Fees (ATI TEAS V)  SJC On-Campus  
        Study Manual       62.00
        First Testing Period Exam       60.00
        Second Testing Period Exam       60.00
Total Testing Cost    $182.00
   
College Application Fee      $ 0.00 to 10.00
 Nursing Application Fee      $ 0.00
   
 Program Application Prerequisites (17 Credit hours)  
         Tuition and Credit Hour Fees: (In-State*)    $948.00
   
 First Year: : Level 1 and 2 Semesters (30 Credit hours)  
         Tuition and Credit Hour Fees: (SJC In-State*)    1673.00
         Textbooks/Packets    2500.00
         Physical Examination & immunizations/Titers***      400.00
         Uniforms, Shoes, Instruments      250.00
         ATI Test Fees      425.00
         Program Fees      300.00
 Total Level 1 & 2 Estimated Cost  $5538.00
   
 Second Year: Level 3 and 4 Semesters (24 Credit hours)  
         Tuition and Credit Hour Fees: (SJC In-State*)    1338.00
         Textbooks/Packets      500.00
         ATI Test Fees      350.00
         Program Fees      300.00
 Total Level 3 & 4 Estimated Cost  $2488.00
   
 NCLEX-RN Licensing Exam    $500.00
 Total Estimated ADN Cost  $9656.00

 

*Above estimated ADN Track SJC tuition costs are calculated at in-state tuition rates plus $14.75 per credit hour fees. SJC Non-resident tuition is $105.00 per credit hour plus $25.75 per credit hour fees.

** All costs are approximated projected costs and actual costs may vary

*** Physical Examination & Immunization/Titer costs may range from $250.00 - $500.00

Additional fees may apply related to criminal background checks/screening

Students are required to have and maintain health insurance for the duration of the program. Health plans may vary in costs and are not included in the estimated costs listed above.

Students are not required to maintain personal liability insurance. Students accepted into the nursing program will be required to complete a criminal background check screening and complete/maintain CPR certification, physical examination, immunizations and travel arrangements to clnical sites.


For more information, please call Department of Nursing at (505) 566-3224. Or send us an email at panekj@sanjuancollege.edu.