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Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Hawkeye Community College and Allen students interested in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program should take the each of the following courses.

Humanities

  • ENG105 Composition I
  • ENG106 Composition II
  • SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication
  • Humanities elective (3 credits)

    Humanities elective is defined by Allen College as Art, Music, Theater, Dance, English, Foreign Language, Philosophy, History, Cultures, Civilization, Literature, Religion, Economics, and Communication Arts electives.

    Examples may include, but are not limited to, courses with corresponding prefixes: MUS, ENG, PHI, LIT, REL and ECN.

    Please contact Student Services with elective course numbers to ensure transferability.

Social Sciences

  • SOC110 Intro to Sociology
  • PSY111 Intro to Psychology
  • PSY121 Developmental Psychology
  • Social Science elective (3 credits)

    Social Science elective is defined by Allen College as Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology electives.

    Examples may include, but are not limited to, courses with corresponding prefixes: GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, SOC and CRJ.

Natural Sciences

  • BIO168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I w/lab AND
    BIO173 Human A & P II w/lab (must be taken at the same institution as A&P I)
    OR
    BIO159 Fundamentals of A & P AND
    BIO163 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology

  • CHM122 Intro to General Chemistry

  • BIO185 Microbiology w/lab

Additional Requirements

  • BIO151 Nutrition (may be completed prior to OR during enrollment at Allen College)
  • MAT156 Statistics
  • Diversity course (any course exploring another culture; for example, courses with the corresponding prefix CLS)
  • Elective courses in any field (6 credits)

Program Admission

A 2.7 GPA is required for admission into the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

Meeting admission criteria does not guarantee admission into the program.

All nursing students will be subject to a background check prior to admission and licensure.

Student Services

Hawkeye Center
Upper Level
319-296-4014

Allen College

Molly Quinn, Recruiter
Allen College
1825 Logan Ave
Waterloo, IA 50703
319-226-2000
quinnme@ihs.org