Licensed Practical Nurse

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Licensed Practical Nurse - First level of RN program

One-Year Certificate

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation.  Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore.  Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

Course Needed:

Yes/No

ENG 051 or ENG 098

Introduction to College Writing or

Writing Essentials

4/4 or 3/3

ENG 052

Introduction to College Reading

4/4

MTH 051

Pre Algebra

4/4

MTH 120

Introduction to Algebra

4/4

Math

Unit Conversion (packet available following admission to program)

NA

FYS 101

First-Year Seminar

2/2

Program of Study

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

Pre/Corequisites

ü  Completed
  Term & Grade

Semester 1

NUR 110

Fundamentals of Nursing Practice

4/4

NUR 111

Fundamentals of Nursing Clinical Practice

3/8

NUR 136

Basic Pharmacology for Nurses

3/3

ANP 230

Anatomy and Physiology I; See note below

4/5

SPE 110

Interpersonal Communications

3/3

Total

 

17/23

 

 

Semester 2

NUR 160

Medical-Surgical Nursing I

3/3

All courses in Semester 1/2

NUR 161

Medical-Surgical Nursing Clinical I

3/8

NUR 170

Obstetrics & Pediatric

3/3

NUR 171

Obstetrics & Pediatric Clinical

1/3

ANP 231

Anatomy and Physiology II; See note below

4/5

PSY 161

Introduction to Psychology

3/3

Total

 

17/25

Cert Total

 

34/48


ANP 230 and ANP 231 must have been completed in the last eight years.

A math test must be passed with a score of 90% or better each semester.

Students are responsible for all prerequisites and/or co-requisites. See course descriptions.

This program is intended to prepare students for employment, and therefore has not been designed to transfer to senior institutions. For clarification, see a WSCC advisor.

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