Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Nursing Curriculum

THE RN COMPLETION PROGRAM - FULL-TIME OPTION
SEMESTER 1    
First 8 weeks    
NURS 210 Care of the Client with Complex Health Care Needs - I (Theory) 3 credits
NURS 220 Advanced Nursing Skills (Lab) 1 credit
NURS 225 Providing Care for the Client with Complex Health Needs – 1 (Clinic) 2 credits
Second 8 weeks    
NURS 230 Care of the Client with Complex Health Care Needs – II (Theory) 3 credits
NURS 235 Providing Care for the Client with Complex Health Care Needs – II (Clinic) 3 credits
16 weeks    
PSI *** Political Science  3 credits
ENG *** English 111, 112, or COM 113 3 credits
  Total 18 credits
SEMESTER 2    
First 4 weeks    
NURS 240 Care of the Family with Complex Health Care Needs (Theory) 4 credits
NURS 250 Client Care Management Seminar 1 credit
Second 12 weeks    
NURS 255 Managing Client Care 2 credits
NURS 256 Providing Care for the Family with Mental Health Issues 2 credits
NURS 257 Providing Care for the Family with an Acutely Ill Child 2 credits
NURS 258 Providing Care for the Childbearing Family with Complex Needs 2 credits
SEMESTER 2    
16 weeks    
PSY *** Psychology or Sociology  3 credits
or SOC ***    
WPE *** Physical Education 2 credits
  Total 18 credits
Eligible for AAS Degree
*** General Education Requirements can be taken whenever scheduling is most convenient and may be completed prior to beginning the nursing program