Healthcare Professional to RN Bridge - Albany
Paramedics and LPNs are be admitted to a shortened Associate Degree Nursing curriculum with the following:
- Be eligible for admission to Darton College and the Associate Degree Nursing Program.
- Hold a valid Paramedic certification or LPN license with a minimum of one year of experience. Have earned 16 or more credit hours of general education courses in the nursing curriculum including BIOL 2111 (Human Anatomy & Physiology 1) - achieving a GPA of 2.7 or higher.
This accelerated program begins B-Term (Oct) of Fall semester each year and meets one day a week to incorporate classroom lecture, online activities, and clinical rotations.
60 Semester Hours Total
29 Semester Hours Nursing Education Coursework
|NURS 1301||3||Fundamentals of Nursing||2||3||5|
|NURS 1311||8||Adult Health I / II||5||9||14|
|NURS 2311||6||Maternal Child Nursing||4||6||10|
|NURS 2313||2||Psychiatric Nursing (Hybrid)||1||3||4|
|NURS 2115||8||Adult Health III||4||12||16|
|NURS 2117||1||Leadership (Hybrid)||1||0||1|
1BIOL 2111 (Human Anatomy & Physiology I) is a pre-requisite for NURS 1301 (Fundamentals of Nursing)
2BIOL 2112 (Human Anatomy & Physiology II) is a pre-requisite for NURS 1311 (Adult Health I / II)