Bachelor of Science in

Nursing

Program benefits

Career Pathways

Qualifications

Curriculum

Tuition & Value

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

About the Program

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program allows students to realize their educational and healthcare career goals through a 3 or 4 year personalized pathway that meets their needs. Through a commitment to student success and innovation in teaching and service, the BSN Pathways to Success will prepare BSN graduates capable of providing and improving care for the changing health of the world.

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

BENEFITS

3-Year and 4-Year Pathways

We have small class sizes designed to optimize your success.

CCNE ACCREDITED

All of our programs are CCNE accredited.

Skill Labs

These allows you to interact with patient simulators that can talk, breathe, and blink.

Guaranteed clinical placement!

No competition – just successfully complete your prerequisite requirements.

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

BENEFITS

3-Year and 4-Year Pathways

We have small class sizes designed to optimize your success.

CCNE ACCREDITED

All of our programs are CCNE accredited.

Skill Labs

These allows you to interact with patient simulators that can talk, breathe, and blink.

Guaranteed clinical placement!

No competition – just successfully complete your prerequisite requirements.

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

EARN WHILE
YOU LEARN

BSN and ABSN students are encouraged to work as Patient Care Assistants, Health Unit Coordinators, or Patient Transporters at The Christ Hospital. Student employees are automatically placed into the Career Pathways Program to receive tuition incentives, paid shadow opportunities, and a loyalty sign on bonus for future RN positions at The Christ Hospital. Additionally, nursing students complete clinical rotations at community and elementary school sites and within the region’s top health systems including The Christ Hospital Health Network, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Mercy Health, and TriHealth.

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

Program Qualifications

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is designed for graduating high school students, first-time degree seekers, and transfer students.

First-Time College Students

  • 2.75 or Higher Cumulative High School GPA* or GED
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must submit transcripts during application

Transfer Students

  • 2.75 or Higher Cumulative College GPA*
  • At least 12 semester hours or 18 quarter hours of completed college coursework.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

*Optional Qualifications

  • ACT Composite – 19*
  • SAT Combined Total Score – 1010*  

*Students who do not meet the minimum qualifications may still apply and be considered for Provisional Admission. Additional materials may be requested such as a personal essay, reference letter, etc.

**Students who do not submit ACT or SAT test scores or do not meet the minimum ACT or SAT test score can still apply and be considered for Provisional Admission. 

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

Curriculum

Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing program provides a unique option for first time degree seekers to complete their BSN program in THREE YEARS. Year-round curriculum enables all learners, those new to college, and those with previous credit, to progress more quickly to degree. Those who elect to complete their degree in four years will have summer terms off. 

Fresh. 1 Course Title Credits Fresh. 2 Course Title Credits
ENG 101 English Composition 3 COM 102 Essentials of Communication 3
MAT 105 College Algebra 3 CHEM 105 Chemistry – Gen/Org/Bio 4
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3 BIO 112 Anatomy & Physiology 2 4
BIO 111 Anatomy & Physiology 1 4 ENG 315 Adv. Comp: Evidence-Based Writing 3
FS 102 Learning Foundations 2 STAT 201 Statistics 3
Soph. 1 Course Title Credits Soph. 2 Course Title Credits
PSY 110 Lifespan Development 3 BIO 360 Pathophysiology 3
BIO 121 Microbiology with Lab 4 BIO 180 Biology of Food 3
NUR 225 Nursing Foundations and Principles 1 3 BIO 215 Core Concepts 3
NUR 210 Health Assessment Across the Lifespan 3 NUR 226 Nursing Foundations and Principles 2 4
NUR 201 Introduction to the Essentials of Professional Nursing Practices 3 NUR CL 226 Nursing Foundations and Principles 2: Clinical 2
Junior 1 Course Title Credits Junior 2 Course Title Credits
NUR 331 Medical-Surgical Nursing Across the Healthcare Continuum 1 4 NUR 332 Medical-Surgical Nursing Across the Healthcare Continuum 2 4
NUR CL 331 Medical-Surgical Nursing Across the Healthcare Continuum 1: Clinical 2 NUR CL 332 Medical-Surgical Nursing Across the Healthcare Continuum 2: Clinical 2
NUR 342 Mental Health Nursing Across Lifespan 2 NUR 338 Family-Centered, Pediatric and Maternity Nursing 2
NUR CL 342 Mental Health Nursing Across Lifespan: Clinical 2 NUR CL 338 Family-Centered, Pediatric and Maternity Nursing: Clinical 2
NUR 315 Pharmacological Principles for Nursing Practice 3 NUR 339 Evidenced-Based Practice and Research Principles in Nursing 3
PHI 103 Introduction to Ethics 3 NUR 340 Quality Improvement & Information Technologies in Nursing Practice 3
Senior 1 Course Title Credits Senior 2 Course Title Credits
NUR 421 Medical-Surgical Nursing Across the Healthcare Continuum 3 3 NUR 441 Role Transition and Trends in Nursing Practice 3
NUR CL 421 Medical-Surgical Nursing Across the Healthcare Continuum 3: Clinical 3 NUR CL 441 Role Transition and Trends in Nursing Practice: Clinical 6
NUR 422 Leadership & Management Development in Nursing Practice 3 NUR 443 Clinical Judgement for Nursing Practice 3
NUR 423 Population Health in Nursing 2
NUR CL 423 Population Health in Nursing: Clinical 2
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Bachelor Of Science in Nursing

Program Cost Breakdown*

*Program costs are approximate and subject to change

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