Pre-Nursing

A.S. Degree, Transfer
An Option of Arts & Sciences

Designed for students seeking the bachelor of science degree in nursing. Students pursue a curriculum in general education with subjects that are supportive of nursing. Students are advised to check the requirements of the institution to which they will transfer.
Courses Credits
English  
EN 101–English Composition 3
EN 102–English Composition & Literature 3
Mathematics  
MA 206–Elementary Statistics  or  
MA 207–Elementary Statistics with Probability 3/4
Mathematics Elective (GenEd course list) (MA 130 College Algebra recommended) 3/4
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
PS 101–General Psychology 3
SO 101–Introduction to Sociology 3
ED/PS 208–Human Growth & Development 3
Social Science Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Arts & Humanities  
Arts Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Humanities Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
CMSP 103–Speech Fundamentals or  
CMSP 105–Group Discussion ‡ 3
Biological & Physical Sciences  
BI 103–Anatomy & Physiology 4
BI 104–Anatomy & Physiology 4
BI 120–Microbiology for Allied Health or  
BI 203–Elements of Microbiology 4
CH 101–General Chemistry 4
Interdisciplinary & Emerging Issues  
Choose from 2 categories:  
Computer Literacy Elective (GenEd course list)  
Interdisciplinary Issues Elective (GenEd course list) ‡  
Multicultural Issues & Perspectives Elective (GenEd course list) ‡  
Wellness Elective (GenEd course list) 6
Other Requirements  
HE 200–Principles & Applications of Nutrition  or  
HE 102–Nutrition in a Changing World 3
General Education Elective ‡ (CH 102 General Chemistry recommended) 3/4
Total 61/67

‡ All degree-seeking students must complete a Cultural Competency course in order to graduate. This course may satisfy another requirement in your program. If a specific course is not required, choose at least one course from the Cultural Competence list in the academic catalog.
FCC has articulation agreements with the following institutions for students graduating with an A.S. in Pre-Nursing and who are looking for transfer opportunities. For more information, contact the Counseling & Advising Office at 301.846.2471.
  • Stevenson University –B.S. Nursing