May 2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
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May 2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate of Science/Associate of Applied Science in General Studies - Pre-Nursing

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Program Description

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.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:

  1. Identify personal, academic, and professional/career goals.
  2. Integrate principles of critical thinking through knowledge application.
  3. Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills.
  4. Analyze the science behind maintaining body homeostasis.  
  5. Employ both quantitative and qualitative reasoning in the scientific process.
  6. Demonstrate communication skills in a variety of formats.

Program Content

A minimum of 60.00 semester credit hours is required for graduation.

Required Courses

All courses, 58.00 semester credit hours, are required.

Required Courses in General Education

The University’s general education requirement is met through the required courses in this program.

Personal and Professional Development Courses

2.00 semester credit hours are required.

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