Missouri State University

BSN Full-Time Graduation Plan

The BSN-C program gives you the ability to take classes full-time to complete the program in four semesters. A full academic year is made up of one fall, spring and summer semester. Courses are offered entirely online

Sample schedule

Below is a sample schedule for the BSN-C full-time degree option. This sample schedule does not take into account the number of general education courses or transferring credit you have when you begin the program. It is recommended that you meet with an advisor before you begin the program. This schedule is only to serve as a guide and does not replace regular meetings with your advisor. A list of course offerings is available on the course rotation page. For more information about statistics see the program requirements page.

First semester (fall)

First semester courses Credit hours
NUR 306 Professional Emergence3
NUR 341 Nursing: Individuals and Families4
NUR 342 Nursing: Health Assessment4
Statistics (if not already completed)3
Total hours11-14

Second semester (spring)

Second semester courses Credit hours
NUR 472 Writing II: Nursing Research and Scholarly Writing3
NUR 442 Nursing: Community Health6
NUR 565 Advanced Human Pathophysiology3
Total hours12

Third semester (summer)

Third semester courses Credit hours
NUR 515 Healthcare Informatics3
Total hours3

Fourth semester (fall)

Fourth semester courses Credit hours
NUR 482 Nursing: Leadership and Management6
NUR 484 RN-BSN Capstone2
Total hours8