RN to BSN | SMC Transfer Pathway to IU South Bend

RN to BSN Completion

Semester 1
  • BIOL 214 Basic Human Anatomy
  • CHEM 100 Fundamentals of Chemistry
  • ENGL 103 Freshman English II
  • MATH 101 Introductory Algebra
  • PSYCH 101 General Pscyhology
Semester 2
  • BIOL 215 Principles of Human Physiology
  • NURS 166 Foundations of Nursing
  • NURS 167 Principles of Medication Administration
Semester 3
  • NURS 177 Psychosocial Nursing Care
  • NURS 178 Pharmacology I
  • NURS 228 Pharmacology II
  • NURS 180 Nursing Care of Adults I
  • NURS 240 Nursing Care of Adults II
  • NURS 201 Maternal and Women's Health Nursing
Semester 4
  • NURS 202 Child Nursing
  • NURS 212 Nursing Leadership
  • NURS 241 Nursing Care of Adults III

Graduate from SMC with an Associate's Degree in Arts

Transfer to Indiana University South Bend

Indiana University South Bend

Semester 5
  • CSCI-A 106 Introduction to Computing
  • ENG-W 131 Reading, Writing, and Inquiry I
  • SPCH-S 121 Public Speaking
  • Common Core
  • Non-Western Cultural/Diversity elective
  • Non-Nursing elective
Semester 6
  • NURS-B 304 Health Policy
  • NURS-B 331 Transition to Baccalaureate Nursing Practice
  • NURS-H 355 Data Anlaysis for Practice and Research
  • Special credit awarded for RN license
Semester 7
  • NURS-B 404 Transition to Professional Nursing II
  • NURS-R 375 Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice
  • NURS-S 475 A Multisystem Approach to the Health of the Community: RNBSN
  • NURS elective
Semester 8
  • NURS-R 470 Clinical Baccalaureate Nursing Capstone
  • NURS-S 474 Applied Health Care Ethics
  • NURS-S 487 Nursing Mangement: RNBSN
  • NURS elective

Graduate from Indiana University South Bend with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Sciences