Degree Plan | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Pre-Requisite Courses
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIOL 2301/2101* Anatomy and Physiology I & Lab 4
ENGL 1301* English Composition I 3
BIOL 2420* Microbiology 4
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development 3
Total Semester Credit Hours 14

* Indicates general education and core curriculum requirement

First Semester
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIOL 2420* Anatomy and Physiology II & Lab 4
HIST 1301* US History I 3
RNSG 1105 Nursing Skills I 1
RNSG 1144 Nursing Skills II 1
RNSG 1160 Clinical Nursing (RN Training) Foundations 1
RNSG 1115 Health Assessment 1
RNSG 1413 Foundations for Nursing Practice 4
Total Semester Credit Hours 15

* Indicates general education and core curriculum requirement

Second Semester
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
RNSG 1441 Common Concepts of Adult Health 4
RNSG 2460 Clinical Nursing (RN Training) Common Concepts 4
RNSG 2213 Mental Health Nursing 2
XXXX Component Area Option 4
ENGL 1302* English Composition II 3
Total Semester Credit Hours 17

* Indicates general education and core curriculum requirement

Third Semester
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
RNSG 2261 Clinical (RN Training) Mental Health Nursing 2
RNSG 1443 Complex Concepts of Adult Health 4
RNSG 2461 Clinical Nursing (RN Training) Complex Concepts of Adult Health 4
GOVT 2305* Federal Government 3
HIST 1302* United States History II 3
XXXX Nutrition (Waived and SCH credit given) 3
Total Semester Credit Hours 19

* Indicates general education and core curriculum requirement

Forth Semester
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
RNSG 1412 Nursing Care of the Childbearing and Child Rearing Family 4
RNSG 2462 Clinical Nursing (RN Training) Maternal/Child 4
RNSG 2121 Management of Client Care 1
RNSG 2130 Professional Nursing Review and Licensure Preparation 1
RNSG 1146 Legal and Ethical Issues for Nurses 1
XXXX* Humanities (Core Curriculum at SP) 3
GOVT 2306* Texas Government 3
Total Semester Credit Hours 17

* Indicates general education and core curriculum requirement

Fifth Semester
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 1342 Math Stats 3
PSYC 2301* General Psychology 3
XXXX* Elective 3
XXXX* Visual and Performing Arts (Core Curriculum at SP) 3
Total Semester Credit Hours 12
*TOTAL TRANSFER HOURS (GEN ED Requirements and ADN Courework) 90

* Indicates general education and core curriculum requirement

  • Associate Degree of Nursing at South Plains College Completed
  • Required Core Curriculum and Prerequisites for TTUHSC Completed

Transition to TTUHSC (Full Matriculation pending NCLEX results)

Transitional Semester
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 4342 Incorporation of Evidence into Practice 3
NURS 4233 Art of the Human Experience 2
Total Semester Credit Hours 5

Full Admission to TTUHSC post NCLEX completion

First Semester at TTUHSC
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 4343 Foundations of Nursing Knowledge 3
NURS 4344 Management & Leadership: Bedside to Boardroom 3
NURS 4345 Healthcare Information Technology 3
IPNR 000-730 Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice 0
Total Semester Credit Hours 9
Second Semester at TTUHSC
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
NURS 4346 Concepts of Community and Population Health Nursing 3
NURS 4347 Evaluating Risk in Healthcare 3
NURS 4348 Health Intervention Design 3
NURS 4349 Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics 3
NURS 4234 Integrating BSN Concepts 2
NURS XXXX Nursing Elective 2
Total Semester Credit Hours 16
Totals
Total TTUHSC RN BVSN Credit Hours 30
Transfer Credit from SPC 90
Completion of Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing from TTUHSC 120