2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    Jul 06, 2022  
2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RN-BS Nursing Continuing Education

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Program Requirements

To earn the B.S. in nursing, students complete 131 credits. Students are automatically granted 58 credits for their prior educational preparation as a registered nurse. Other coursework taken during the licensing process or more recently may also be eligible for transfer. Students must take a minimum of 30 credits at Salve to earn the bachelor’s degree.

Degree Completion Program Plan of Study:

**Required - Must be taken at Salve Regina University 15 Credit(s)

Faith and Reason / Exploring the Liberal Arts: 34 credit(s)

  • Religious Studies (3 credits)
  • Literature (3 credits)
  • Foreign Language I (3 credits)
  • Foreign Language II (3 credits)
  • STA201A/ STA173A (Statistics) (3 credits)
  • Natural Sciences (A&P I) (4 credits)
  • Philosophy (3 credits)
  • History (3 credits)
  • Social Sciences (PSYCH) (3 credits)
  • Social Sciences (SOC) (3 credits)
  • Visual & Performing Arts (3 credits)


Registered nurses who hold a B.S. in a non-nursing major are admitted to the degree completion track as second degree students and only need to fulfill two religion courses and the required nursing courses otherwise, the student must complete core curriculum courses at Salve Regina.     

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