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Nursing AAS (Block Curriculum)

The Nursing AAS degree (Block Curriculum) (AAS_ADNB) is offered at LSC-CyFair and has additional entrance requirements. For more information, please contact the Nursing Department.

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Articulation Agreements

Lone Star College has agreements with the following BSN colleges and universities that allow ADN graduates to earn their BSNs.  Prairie View A & M University, University of Phoenix, The University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC)Kaplan University,University of Houston at Victoria, Lamar University,  The University of Texas at Arlington, Chamberlain College, Texas Tech University, Western Governors University Texas, Grand Canyon University and University of Texas at Tyler.  For more information, see our University Transfer Guides

UT Health Science, Early Decision program

UHV RN to BSN Program

Program Description

This program is designed for students interested in becoming a registered nurse (RN). The curriculum is organized where the learning experience is divided by nursing content area.

Program Plan

First Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3
SOCI2 1301 Principles of Sociology 3
BIOL 2402 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
RNSG1 1309 Introduction to Nursing 3
RNSG1 1105 Nursing Skills I 1
RNSG1 1144 Nursing Skills II 1
RNSG 1146 Legal and Ethical Issues for Nurses 1
RNSG 1115 Health Assessment 1
BIOL 2420 Medical Microbiology 4
RNSG 1261 Clinical: Principles of Adult Health 2
RNSG 1341 Common Concepts of Adult Health 3

TOTAL Credit Hours for First Year:


Second Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development 3
RNSG3 1301 Pharmacology 3
RNSG 1362 Clinical: Nursing - RN Training 3
RNSG 1343 Complex Concepts of Adult Health 3
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication OR 3
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication  
RNSG 2213 Mental Health Nursing 2
RNSG 2162 Clinical: Nursing - RN Training 1
RNSG 2201 Care of Children and Families 2
RNSG 2260 Clinical: Care of Children & Families 2
RNSG 2208 Maternal/Newborn Nursing and Women's Health 2
RNSG 2261 Clinical: Nursing - RN Training 2
Elective4   Humanities/Fine Arts 3
RNSG 2307 Adaptation to Role of Professional Nurse 2
RNSG5 2231 Advanced Concepts of Adult Health 2
RNSG5 2560 Clinical: Registered Nursing 5
KINE   Any physical activity course 1

TOTAL Credit Hours for Second Year:


Total Credits

TOTAL Credit Hours for Assoicate Degree Nursing Block Curriculum:



  1. Meets computer competency
  2. Meets multicultural requirement
  3. Can be taken during 1st year, 3rd semester or 2nd year, 1st semester, depending on spring or fall enrollment.
  4. See AAS core requirements for options
  5. Capstone course

Note: Students must meet TSI requirements. See for details.

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