TRADITIONAL BACHELOR of SCIENCE in NURSING (TBSN)



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Mattie Easter
Coordinator of Nursing Admissions
251.442.2337
measter@umobile.edu

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Contact Us:


Mattie Easter
Coordinator of Nursing Admissions
251.442.2337
measter@umobile.edu

Request More Info

Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (TBSN)

A Bachelor of Science in Nursing prepares you for the professional practice of nursing and to be responsive to the health needs of the community in a rapidly changing society. There is a great need for professional-level nurses in a variety of health care settings who are high quality, professional nursing leaders. At University of Mobile, your professors take a personal interest in your learning journey and mentor you through your clinical experience. State-of-the-art clinical simulations provide students with real-life scenarios to understand the concepts they learn in the classroom.

  • Submission of application. Applications will be taken until March 1.
  • Submission of official transcripts of all college coursework from all institutions attended.
  • International Students:
    • Students with international transcripts must provide an evaluation from Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (www.cgfns.org) for previous nursing coursework.
    • Students with international transcripts must provide evaluation from World Education Services (http://www.wes.org/) for previous non-nursing coursework.
    • International students must show proof of English proficiency. Applicants should request that official TOEFL test scores be sent directly to Enrollment Services.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA 2.75 in all academic coursework.
  • Completion of a minimum of 55 semester hours of specified courses including successful completion (C or better) of BIO 201, BIO 202, BIO 301, MA 107 or 110, MA 211, NU 252, and PSY 301.
  • Minimum composite score of 20 on the ACT is required. Students who are 23 years of age or who have earned either a bachelor’s or master’s degree are exempt from the ACT requirement.
  • Submission of a clear background check.
  • Submission of Health History and record of required immunizations.
  • A personal interview with the Undergraduate Admissions Committee of the School of Nursing may be required, if requested.
FRESHMAN FALL SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
EN 101 Effective English 3
HI History 3
MA 110 or MA 107 Intermediate Algebra or Structure of Math 3
PSY 201 Introduction to Psychology 3
FS Freshman Seminar 1
Elective Elective 3
ZCH 007 Chapel 0
TOTAL: 16
FRESHMAN SPRING SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
EN 102 Effective English 3
COM 101 or PY 101 Public Speaking or Introduction to Philosophy 3
PSY 301 Human Growth and Development 3
CST 110 Christian Worldview 3
Elective Elective 3
ZCH 007 Chapel 0
TOTAL: 15
SOPHOMORE FALL SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
BIO 201 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
MA 211 Elementary Statistics 3
EN 201 The Literary Tradition 3
Elective Social and Behavioral Science elective 3
CST 321 Mission and Message of Jesus 3
ZCH 007 Chapel 0
TOTAL: 16
SOPHOMORE SPRING SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
BIO 202 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BIO 301 Microbiology 4
NU 252 Professional Socialization 2
Elective Elective 3
TOTAL: 13
JUNIOR FALL SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
NU 309 Introduction to Clinical Nursing 5
NU 310 Client Assessment 3
NU 313 Adult Health Nursing I 5
Elective Elective 2
ZCH 007 Chapel 0
TOTAL: 15
JUNIOR SPRING SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
NU 430 Principles of Nursing Research 3
NU 314 Nursing the Childbearing Family 5
NU 316 Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing 5
NU 320 Pharmacological Aspects of Nursing Care 3
TOTAL: 16
SENIOR FALL SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
NU 405 Leadership 3
NU 404 Child Health Nursing 5
NU 410 Pathophysiology 3
NU 412 Community Health Nursing 5
TOTAL: 16
SENIOR SPRING SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
NU 414 Adult Health Nursing II 5
NU 415 Adult Health Nursing III 5
NU 416 Nursing Practicum 3
NU 434 Senior Seminar 3
TOTAL: 16
Total Credit Hours:  123