Allied Health/Vocational Nursing Track - AAS

The Associate of Applied Science-Allied Health Concentration is a career path for persons who have completed the following certificate programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technology and Vocational Nursing. The 60 plus credit hour degrees for these programs are designed for health science professionals in these areas to meet continuing education goals and to attain possible promotion from entry-level to advanced level clinical posts.

YEAR 1

Semester 1
VNSG 1216 Nutrition Prerequisite 2
VNSG 1320 Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health Prerequisite 3
VNSG 1400 Nursing in Health and Ilness I 4
VNSG 1122 Vocational Nursing Concepts 1
VNSG 1227 Essentials of Medication Administration 2
VNSG 1423 Basic Nursing Skills 4
VNSG 1161 Clinical - Licensed Practical Vocational Nurse Training 1
12
Semester 2
VNSG 1330 Maternal-Neonatal Nursing 3
VNSG 1162 Clinical - Licensed Practical Vocational Nurse Training 1
VNSG 1266 Practicum -Licensed Practical Vocational Nurse Training 2
VNSG 1409 Nursing in Health and Illness II 4
VNSG 2331 Advanced Nursing Skills 3
VNSG 1238 Mental Illness 2
15
Semester 3
VNSG 1219 Leadership and Professional Development 2
VNSG 1163 Clinical -Licensed Practical Vocational Nurse Training 1
VNSG 1334 Pediatrics 3
VNSG 1410 Nursing in Health and Illness III 4
VNSG 1267 Practicum - Licensed Practical Vocational Nurse Training (**Capstone Course) 2
12

YEAR 2

Semester 1
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
Elective Elective Math/Natural Science General Education Elective 4
Elective Elective Humanities/Fine Arts General Education Elective 3
Elective Elective Social/Behavioral Science General Education Elective 3
Elective 1302 Composition II 3
16
Semester 2
Semester 3

YEAR 3

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
**Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.