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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BSN Basic (Pre-Licensure)

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Students admitted to the SON undergraduate program should consult the SON Undergraduate Program Student Handbook for information regarding program policies and procedures.

Specific offerings for each semester may be found in the Schedule of Classes.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing - BSN Degree: Basic Track (Pre-Licensure)

Students must complete 125 credits and satisfy the following:

  1. Complete all academic requirements identified in the SON plan of study.
  2. Satisfy the general education requirements. In order to graduate on-schedule without taking additional courses, it is highly recommended that students meet with an Undergraduate Academic Adviser concerning the selection of all of their general education courses. Each candidate for an Oakland University baccalaureate will need to satisfactorily complete approved courses in each of the following areas: Foundation, Exploration, Integration, Writing, U.S. Diversity, and Capstone. For details, refer to the General Education Requirements  section of the catalog.
  3. Complete at least 32 credits at or above the 3000-level.

Pre-nursing Semester 2 (17 credits)

Nursing Year 1

Semester 1 (14 credits)

Nursing Year 2

Nursing Year 3

Semester 2 (12 credits)

125 Total Credits


Writing Intensive in General Education: Recommend Global Perspectives that also meets Writing Intensive in General Education.

General Education: Students choose one approved course from each of the following categories: Arts; Foreign Language and Culture; Formal Reasoning; Global Perspective; Literature; Natural Science and Technology; Social Science; Western Civilization; Writing Intensive in the General Education. Students are encouraged to consult with an academic adviser for assistance selecting and scheduling general education courses and in particular the course selected to fulfill the Writing Intensive in the General Education within their academic schedule. In many instances, you may select one course to fulfill more than one degree requirement.   


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