ABSN Curriculum

You will complete 58 credit hours spread over three full-time semesters during our 12-month ABSN program. The ABSN@UST curriculum is designed to give students a solid nursing education that will ready them to sit for the NCLEX-RNĀ® exam.

Semester 1
Course#NameHours
2370Pathopharmacology I1,2
[Type: D]
3
2371Pathopharmacology II1,2
[Type: D]
3
2372Health Assessment
[Type: D/L]
2.5/0.5
3270Clinical Inquiry/ESP (with seminars) integrate 42513 Nursing Informatics into this class
[Type: D]
2
4670Foundations of Holistic Nursing Practice
[Type: D/L/C]
4/0.5/1.5
3371The Art and Science of Holistic Nursing (with seminars)
[Type: D]
3
Total Hours20
Semester 2
Course#NameHours
3672Holistic Nursing: Care of Adults/Older Adults
[Type: D/L/C]
3/1.5/1.5
3573Holistic Nursing: Care of the Childbearing Family (Obstetrics)
[Type: D/L/C]
3/0.5./1.5
3574Holistic Nursing: Care of Children and Families (Pediatrics)
[Type: D/L/C]
3/1/1
4371Holistic Nursing: Foundation for Clinical Leadership (with seminars to integrate NURS 42513 Nursing Informatics)
[Type: D]
3
Total Hours19
Semester 3
Course#NameHours
4572Holistic Nursing: Behavioral Health
[Type: D/L/C]
2.5/0.5/2
4673Holistic Nursing: Care of the Critically Ill (Precepted)
[Type: D/L/C]
3/0.5/2.5
3375Holistic Nursing: Caring for the Community (Precepted, volunteer and service)
[Type: D/C]
2/1
4574Transition to Holistic Nursing Practice (Capstone1, Precepted and with seminars)
[Type: D/L/C]
3.5/1.5
Total Hours19

1. New course numbers have been requested for Patho Pharm I & II and Capstone course.

2. Pathopharmacology I and II will become NURS courses.

3. Current NURS 4655 will be reduced by one credit, NURS 4251 content will be integrated into Clinical inquiry, Leadership, and across clinical courses, not offered as a separate course.

D = Didactic (online)
L = Lab
C = Clinical

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