Program of Study

RN to BS Programs of Study

Two-Semester Program of Study

Semester 1

  • NURS 3106 - Physical Assessment (3 cr)
  • NURS 3107 - Health Promotion (3 cr)
  • NURS 3108 - Evidence Based Practice (3 cr)
  • NURS 3113 - Systems and Populations (4 cr)
  • Approved Elective (3 cr)

Semester 2

  • NURS 4110 - Global Health (3 cr)
  • NURS 4116 - Public Health (3 cr)
  • NURS 4140 - Enhanced Professional Nursing (5 cr)
  • NURS 4150 - Nursing Initiatives (3 cr)

Three-Semester Program of Study

Semester 1

  • NURS 3107 - Health Promotion (3 cr)
  • NURS 3108 - Evidence Based Practice (3 cr)
  • NURS 3113 - Systems and Populations (4 cr)

Semester 2

  • NURS 4110 - Global Health (3 cr)
  • NURS 4116 - Public Health (3 cr)
  • NURS 3106 - Physical Assessment (3 cr)
  • Approved Elective (3 cr)

Semester 3

  • NURS 4140 - Enhanced Professional Nursing (5 cr)
  • NURS 4150 - Nursing Initiatives (3 cr)

Four-Semester Program of Study

Semester 1

  • NURS 3106 - Physical Assessment (3 cr)
  • NURS 3107 - Health Promotion (3 cr)

Semester 2

  • NURS 3108 - Evidence Based Practice (3 cr)
  • NURS 3113 - Systems and Populations (4 cr)

Semester 3

  • NURS 4110 - Global Health (3 cr)
  • NURS 4116 - Public Health (3 cr)
  • Approved Elective (3 cr)

Semester 4

  • NURS 4140 - Enhanced Professional Nursing (5 cr)
  • NURS 4150 - Nursing Initiatives (3 cr)

For students beginning the program, semesters run consecutively (Fall, Spring, and Summer).

Geriatric Nurse Leader Program (GNL) Specialty Track

The GNL program offers a specialty track within the University of Utah's online RN-BS program. This program is:

  • Designed to improve geriatric nursing care,
  • Incorporate the principles of cultural competence in the care of elders,
  • Focus on leadership skills and competencies,
  • Include principles of supervising culturally diverse workers,
  • Enhance geriatric clinical content in courses, and
  • Emphasize the care of older adults in all settings.

Completion of the Geriatric Nursing Leadership track is indicated on your transcript.

Four-Semester Program of Study for RN-BS GNL

Semester 1

  • NURS 3107 - Nursing and Health Promotion (3)
  • GERON 5100 - Applications of Research in Aging (3, QI)

Semester 2

  • NURS 3106 - Complex Concepts of Health Assessment for RNs (3)
  • NURS 3113 - Nursing Across Systems and Populations for RNs (4, DV)

Semester 3

  • NURS 4110 - Global Health Nursing (3, IR)
  • NURS 4116 - Public Health Nursing for RNs (3)
  • GERON 5050 - Best Practices in Geriatric Nursing (3)

Semester 4

  • NURS 4140 - Enhanced Professional Nursing for RNs (5)
  • NURS 4150 - Nursing Initiatives (3, QI, CW)

Contact Us

Student Services
Phone: 801-587-3194

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Program Manager
Savannah Manwill
801-581-8487
savannah.manwill@nurs.utah.edu

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Deadlines

Application for Summer semester:
Deadline January 15

Application for Fall semester:
Deadline May 15

Application for Spring semester:
Deadline September 15

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