The Associate of Science in General Studies - Pre-Nursing degree is a pathway into Herzing University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program. This program offers students foundational knowledge to prepare for a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Interaction in courses within the general studies program promotes communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving, as well as quantitative and qualitative reasoning through various course offerings.
Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:
Identify personal, academic, and professional/career goals.
Integrate principles of critical thinking through knowledge application.
Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills.
Analyze the science behind maintaining body homeostasis.
Employ both quantitative and qualitative reasoning in the scientific process.
Demonstrate communication skills in a variety of formats.
A minimum of 60.00 semester credit hours is required for graduation.
All courses, 58.00 semester credit hours, are required.
The following courses must be completed with a grade of “B” (80%) or better. Only two attempts are permitted for each course and a student who fails to successfully complete in the maximum attempts will be ineligible for enrollment in the nursing programs.