Undergraduate Catalog


Pre-Nursing Program

The pre-nursing program at The University is a non-degree course of study that prepares students to enter an accredited nursing program and earn a BSN degree. The University of Findlay currently has articulation agreements with Lourdes University and Mt. Carmel College of Nursing to allow students who meet pre-specified requirements the opportunity to enter one of these programs and earn a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree.

Mt. Carmel College of Nursing Program

For the Mt. Carmel College of Nursing program, students who complete a minimum of 49 hours of pre-specified course work at The University of Findlay and maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better with a minimum of a “C” in each course may apply for admission to the Mt. Carmel Nursing Program.

The major requirements include:

BIOL 322Human Anatomy & Physiology I

3

BIOL 322LHuman Anatomy & Physiology/Lab

1

BIOL 323Human Anatomy & Physiology II

3

BIOL 323LHuman Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab

1

BIOL 412Microbiology

3

BIOL 412LMicrobiology Lab

1

 

CHEM 111Basic Chemistry/Lecture

3

and

CHEM 111LBasic Chemistry/Lab

1

or

CHEM 130General Chemistry I/Lecture

3

and

CHEM 130LGeneral Chemistry I/Lab

1

 

CHEM 325Basic Organic and Biochemistry/Lecture

3

CHEM 325LBasic Organic and Biochemistry/Lab

1

HEPR 205Human Nutrition

3

PHIL 221Health Care Ethics

3

PSYC 100General Psychology

3

PSYC 208Lifespan Development

3

SOCI 105Introduction to Sociology

3

In addition, students must complete the following general education requirements:

Five to six hours of elective credits from humanities or social sciences

RELI 101Introduction to Religion

3

ENGL 104College Writing I: Introduction to Academic Writing

3

MATH 123Elementary Statistics

3

 

ENGL 106College Writing II: Academic Writing and Research

3

or

ENGL 206College Writing II Advanced: Academic Writing and Research

3

ENGL 104: if needed

Recommended courses include:

HEPR 150Introduction to Health Professions

1

HEPR 220Medical Terminology

3

Lourdes University Program

For the Lourdes University program, students who complete a minimum of 59 hours of pre-specified course work at The University of Findlay and maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better are eligible to apply to the Lourdes University Nursing Program.

The major requirements include:

BIOL 322Human Anatomy & Physiology I

3

BIOL 322LHuman Anatomy & Physiology/Lab

1

BIOL 323Human Anatomy & Physiology II

3

BIOL 323LHuman Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab

1

BIOL 412Microbiology

3

BIOL 412LMicrobiology Lab

1

CHEM 111Basic Chemistry/Lecture

3

CHEM 111LBasic Chemistry/Lab

1

CHEM 325Basic Organic and Biochemistry/Lecture

3

CHEM 325LBasic Organic and Biochemistry/Lab

1

HEPR 150Introduction to Health Professions

1

HEPR 205Human Nutrition

3

PHIL 221Health Care Ethics

3

PSYC 100General Psychology

3

PSYC 208Lifespan Development

3

SOCI 250Human Diversity in America

3

one of the following:

PHIL 100Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHIL 101Introduction to Critical Thinking

3

PHIL 220Ethical Issues of the Modern World

3

In addition, students must complete the following general education requirements:

ENGL 106College Writing II: Academic Writing and Research

3

or

ENGL 206College Writing II Advanced: Academic Writing and Research

3

 

ENGL 235Topics in Literature

3

Three hours of art/music and history

and

Six hours of religion