LVN to BS Nursing Degree Requirements
With a current LVN license and at least one year work experience in a hospital or long-term care facility as an LVN, credit will be granted for the following upon successful completion of at least 12 credit hours at Southwestern Adventist University:
|NURS 221||Fundamentals of Nursing||6|
|NURS 314||Medical-Surgical Nursing I Clinical||2|
B.S. Info at a Glance
Required Nursing Cognate Course
General Education Courses Requirements
Literature General Education Requirement
Kinesiology General Education Requirement
Total Credits: 2
Religion General Education Requirement
Total Credits: 12
Courses in biblical studies will introduce the student to practical methods of Bible study, critical evaluation of scholarship and interpretation, and the richness and depth of the biblical text. Courses in theology will engage the student in a systematic approach to biblical matters, will have students explore different perspectives and relevant issues, and guide students to formulate personal viewpoints and positions. Courses in historical studies trace the origin and development of the Bible, Christianity, Seventh-day Adventism, and other religions.
Select four courses: 12 credit hours
A maximum of 2 courses can be taken in any one area. One course must be numbered 300 and above. Transfer students from a non-SDA college must complete one course for each academic year in attendance, with a minimum of 2 courses (one in Biblical Studies).