Associate in General Education - Nursing

Associate in General Education - Nursing Degree

The Associate in General Education (AGE) - Nursing is designed for students who wish to begin their study toward the Associate in Nursing degree and a Baccalaureate degree in Nursing as based on Blocks 1 through 3 of the Uniform Articulation Agreement between the University of North Carolina's Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) programs and the North Carolina Community College Associate Degree Nursing Programs which was approved by the State Board of Community Colleges and the UNC Board of Governors in February 2015. The AGE - Nursing shall be granted for a planned program of study consisting of a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit (SHC) of courses.

A student who completes an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Nursing with a GPA of at least 2.0 and a grade of C or better in the AGE - Nursing courses listed below and who holds a current unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina will have fulfilled the UNC institutions lower - division general education requirements as well as nursing program entry requirements. However, because nursing program admissions are competitive, no student is guaranteed admission to the program of his or her choice.

Courses

Course Course Name LEC LAB CREDIT
Total Credits Total Credits NA
Fall Semester Fall Semester
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 0 2 0 1
CHM 131 Intro to Chemistry 3 0 0 3
CHM 131A Intro to Chemistry Lab 0 3 0 1
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology 3 0 0 3
Spring Semester Spring Semester
BIO 168 Anatomy and Physiology I 3 3 0 4
ENG 114 Prof Research and Report 3 0 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 0 3
PSY 241 Developmental Psychology 3 0 0 3
Summer Semester Summer Semester
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 0 3
ENG 231 American Literature I 3 0 0 3
Fall Semester Fall Semester
BIO 169 Anatomy and Physiology II 3 3 0 4
ECO 151 Survey of Economics 3 0 0 3
HIS 112 World Civilizations II 3 0 0 3
MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra 3 2 0 4
Spring Semester Spring Semester
BIO 275 Microbiology 3 3 0 4
MAT 152 Statistical Methods 3 2 0 4
POL 120 American Government 3 0 0 3
SOC 220 Social Problems 3 0 0 3

Also Offered

Humanities/Fine Arts Elective: ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, HUM 115, MUS 110, MUS 112, or PHI 240.

Note: ENG 113 is not an acceptable substitution for ENG 114. The articulation agreement requires two courses from ENG 111, ENG 112, and ENG 114.

Courses

Course Course Name LEC LAB CREDIT
Total Credits Total Credits NA

Courses

Course Course Name LEC LAB CREDIT
Total Credits Total Credits NA

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Learning Outcomes

  • This program prepares students to complete the general education courses required to enter into an Associate Degree or Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing.

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