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   Accelerated BSN Partnership Program for College Graduates     
                       College of Nursing                        
                The University of Arizona                        
University Graduation Requirements                               
All course work and requirements for this degree must be         
completed prior to the date the degree is awarded.               
     - The University of Arizona and the Arizona Board of        
       Regents have sole discretion over all curricula changes.  
     - Courses, programs & requirements may be suspended,        
       deleted, restricted, or changed in any manner, at any     
     - Students must remain currently informed about all policies
       & other info that bears on completing a degree.           
Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) Requirements                   
     - Major course work: 2.000 GPA in each discipline.          
     - Minor course work: 2.000 GPA in each minor.               
     - University of Arizona course work: 2.000 GPA.             
Units: See the 'Earned' total under 'Units required for this     
       degree' for a total minus any duplicate credit or excess  
       community college credit, and adjusted in accordance with 
       academic policies in your Catalog.                        
Application for Degree Candidacy                                 
     - Students must apply for degree candidacy in order to      
       graduate and receive a degree and diploma.                
     - Contact your college/major advisor to determine the       
       appropriate time to apply for degree candidacy.           
     - Detailed degree candidacy & graduation info available at  
       Units required for this degree                            
       A minimum of 120 units is required for this degree.       
       Additional units will be required to complete this degree 
       if a student:                                             
         A) is admitted to the UA with deficiencies;             
         B) changes his/her academic program;                    
         C) fails to meet minimum course/program requirements; or
         D) ineffectively plans or fails to execute a course of  
            study that leads directly to degree completion.      
         E) is completing more than one baccalaureate degree.    
-->  NEEDS:120.00 UNITS                                          
     1) A maximum of 64 units of community college course work   
        may apply toward graduation.                             
     2) A maximum of 60 units of correspondence credit and/or    
        credit by exam may apply toward graduation.              
     3) A maximum of 15 units completed as a non-degree seeking  
        student may be used for fulfilling undergraduate degree  
     4) A minimum of 30 units of UA University Credit            
        (excluding correspondence credit and credit by exam)     
        is required.                                             
          NEEDS: 30.00 UNITS                                     
     5) A minimum of 18 of the final 30 units taken toward       
        degree requirements must be UA University Credit.        
       UA Earned Hours & Cumulative GPA                          
       A 2.000 cumulative GPA is required to graduate from the   
       University of Arizona (excluding correspondence and       
       credit by exam).                                          
       Upper Division Units Requirement                          
       A minimum of 42 units of upper-division credit are        
       required for this degree.                                 
  -  1)   NEEDS: 42.00 UNITS                                     
OK     Earned Baccalaureate Degree                               
       Students are required to present an earned non-nursing    
       baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited         
       institution prior to admission. Previous degree will      
       satisfy general education requirements.                   
       Nursing Pre-Major                                         
  -  1) Select 1 course.                                         
        SELECT FROM: CHEM 101A OR 103A                           
  -  2) Select 1 course.                                         
        SELECT FROM: CHEM 101B OR 103B                           
  -  3) Select 1 course.                                         
        SELECT FROM: CHEM 102 ,104A,104B                         
  -  4) Select 3 courses.                                        
        SELECT FROM: MIC 205A  PSIO 201 ,202                     
  -  5) Select 1 course.                                         
        SELECT FROM: N SC 101 ,310                               
  -  6) Select 1 course.                                         
        SELECT FROM: PSYC 230   MATH 160 ,263                    
  -  7) Select 1 course.                                         
        SELECT FROM: FSHD 117   ED P 200 ,300                    
       Nursing Major (ACL)                                       
  -  1) Select 14 courses.                                       
        SELECT FROM: NURS 344 ,345 ,346 ,347 ,460 ,461 ,462 ,    
           NURS 463 ,464 ,465 ,466 ,467 ,468 ,469                
       Major GPA                                                 
       The major GPA shall include all UA courses offered or     
       cross-listed by the Nursing department, whether they      
       are required or not.                                      
       A grade less than a "C" in any course will prevent        
       continuation in the degree program and College.           
        SELECT FROM: NURS ****                                   
       Optional Minor                                            
       A minor is optional.  Select in consultation with your    
       major advisor.  Adjustments must be approved by the minor 
       Additional Course Work                                    
        Courses listed in this section may include general       
        elective credits, UA courses and transferable courses    
        from other institutions.  Consult with your advisor to   
        determine if courses listed in this section may be used  
        to fulfill a requirement or sub-requirement in your      
        degree program.                                          
       Excluded Course Work                                      
        Courses listed in this section may include               
        non-transferable units, remedial units, courses in       
        progress('K' grades), Academic Renewal (ACR) courses,    
        withdrawals, non-qualifying exams (AP, CLEP, IB), and    
        audited courses. Only courses with a grade of "C" or     
        better are transferable to UA.                           
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