Nursing Field of Study
The Nursing Field of Study Curriculum is intended for generic baccalaureate degree nursing students who plan to take their prerequisite and core curriculum courses at a community college and transfer the block of courses to a general academic teaching institution or health related institution. The block of courses may also be transferred from one general academic teaching institution to another or to a health-related institution. The student shall receive full academic credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred.
Austin Community College’s (ACC) field of study courses for nursing are listed below. The Field of Study Curriculum for Nursing consists of 34 semester credit hours (SCH) of lower-division academic courses. These courses are fully transferable to other Texas public colleges and universities and are applicable to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
|Nursing Field of Study Curriculum|
|BIOL 1322||Nutrition and Diet Therapy|
|BIOL 2401||Anatomy and Physiology I|
|BIOL 2402||Anatomy and Physiology II|
|Microbiology for the Health Sciences OR
|CHEM X3XX/CHEM X1XX||Any 4 SCH transferable Chemistry Lecture/Lab|
|ENGL 1301||Composition I|
|Composition II OR
Technical and Business Writing
|MATH 1342||Elementary Statistics|
|PSYC 2301||Introduction to Psychology|
|PSYC 2314||Human Growth and Development|
Students should always consult with an academic or Nursing faculty advisor regarding transfer to a specific college or university. In addition, students should consult with an advisor at the Texas college or university to which they are transferring for additional information.