BSN program is registered and accredited by the Department of Education of New York State, HEGIS code 1203.00. This program is open to applicants who hold either a recognized secondary school diploma or a diploma in nursing (RN).
Length of StudyStudents admitted on the basis of the Lebanese Baccalaureate or its equivalent, entering at the sophomore level, are required to complete 102 credit hours over a period of three academic years and two summer sessions.
Students admitted on the basis of other secondary school certificates are eligible for freshman level and are required to complete 135 credit hours over a period of four academic years and two summer sessions.
The program combines elements of liberal arts education with professional nursing education in both academic and clinical settings. Courses are offered by the faculty of the Rafic Hariri School of Nursing and other faculties of the University, while clinical experience is provided in hospitals and community settings in cooperation with various health care agencies. Upon satisfactory completion of the program requirements, the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing is awarded.
Nursing Undergraduate Brochure
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Undergraduate Course Syllabus
NURS 200; Introduction to Nursing
NURS 201; Introduction to Nursing Practice
NURS 202; Health Assessment
NURS 203; Biostatistics for Nurses
NURS 210; Pathophysiology
NURS 300; Nursing Care of Adults and Older Adults I
NURS 302; Nursing Care of Adults and Older Adults II
NURS 304; Nursing Care of the Expectant Family
NURS 306; Nursing Care of the Children
NURS 307; Practicum I
NURS 400; Critical Care Nursing
NURS 402; Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
NURS 404; Nursing Informatics
NURS 406; Nursing Research
NURS 408; Community Health Nursing
NURS 410; Leadership and Management in Nursing
IPEC 300, Interprofessional Education and Collaboration I