2022 - 2023 Catalog
Field of Study Degrees
ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE WITH A FIELD OF STUDY IN NURSING
This plan is an official Field of Study Degree approved
This is a new award effective Fall 2020.
Degree Code: AS.FS.NURSING
This degree plan is designed to meet the needs of students who plan to major in Nursing and transfer to a four-year college or university. The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approves the field of study in Nursing included in this degree. This degree plan will constitute a semester credit hour transfer block to any public Texas four-year college or university with a Nursing Major.
Transferring students shall not be required to repeat courses transferred as part of the field of study curriculum. Completion of the field of study curriculum shall not prevent a receiving institution from requiring additional lower-division courses that may be necessary for specific degree programs. Because of the complexity of requirements, student must plan very carefully and work with an advisor/counselor.
In order to be eligible to receive this A.S. degree, a student must:
Students who plan to transfer must work closely with an advisor/counselor.
This degree completes all Core Curriculum course requirements.
Courses Required for the A.S. Degree with a Field of Study in Nursing
and CB Codes
|Courses||Semester-Credit Hours Required|
|Select EACH of the following:
ENGL 1301 (a grade of "C" or better is required)
|Select the following: (A grade of "C" or better is required.) MATH 1342||3|
|Life and Physical Sciences
|Select EACH of the following: BIOL 1406, 2401||8|
|Language, Philosphy and Culture
|Select ONE of the following: ENGL 2326 PHIL 1301 PHIL 2306||3|
|Select ONE of the following: ARTS 1301 DRAM 1310 HUMA 1315 MUSI 1306||3|
Select EACH of the following:
HIST 1301, 1302
|Select EACH of the following: GOVT 2305, 2306||6|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences
|Select the following: BIOL 1322||3|
|Component Area Option
|Select ONE of the following: SPCH 1311, 1315, 1321 and PHED 1164||4|
|CORE CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE||42|
NURSING FIELD OF STUDY REQUIRED COURSES
|TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE
Student's transcript will indicate the Field of Study has been completed upon successful completion of the following courses: BIOL 1322, 2401, 2402, (BIOL 2420 or 2421); CHEM 1405, or 1406 or 1411; ENGL 1301 and 1302; MATH 1342; PSYC 2301 and 2314.