Pre-Nursing

Pre-Nursing

EFFECTIVE FALL 2018: The Pre-Nursing Concentration will no longer be offered.

NOTE: SUNY Oneonta does not offer a clinical or traditional nursing degree.

Visit The American Association of Colleges of Nursing to learn about becoming a nurse and types of nursing degrees. Application to nursing school is made through the centralized application NursingCAS

Pre-Nursing Concentration

The Pre-Nursing Concentration satisfies the course requirements for admission at most Accelerated Nursing Schools,

Students must consult SUNY Oneonta's current undergraduate catalog for descriptions of courses, course prerequisites, and time of year when courses are offered in order to plan properly in advance.

Students have the responsibility to check entrance requirements for schools to which they intend to apply.

Required Coursework (Fall 2016 and later matriculants)
TOTAL: 62-63 sh
BIOL 180, 181, 205-206, 203 or 362 (BIOL 201 is a prerequisite for 362) 19-20 sh
CHEM 111-112, 226-330 16 sh
COMP 100 3 sh
LITR selection 3 sh
MATH 105 3 sh
NUTR 142 3 sh
STAT 101 3 sh
PSYC 100 and 246 6 sh
SOC 101 3 sh
PHIL Selections (one from: 101, 102, 103) 3 sh
Required Coursework (matriculants prior to Fall 2016 )
TOTAL: 51 sh
BIOL 180, 181, 203, 205, 206 19 sh
CHEM 111 and 112 or 226 8 sh
COMP 100 and 200 or a literature course 6 sh
MATH 105 3 sh
NUTR 142 3 sh
PHIL 102 or 103 3 sh
PSYC 100, 240 6 sh
SOCL 100 (SOC 101) 3 sh

Suggested Course Sequencing

YEAR 1
FALL
SPRING
BIOL 180 (Biology I) 4 sh BIOL 181 (Biology II) 4 sh
CHEM 111 (General Chemistry I) 4 sh CHEM 112 (General Chemistry II) 4 sh
COMP 100 (Composition) 3 sh *MATH 105 (as advised) or other course 3 sh
PSYC 100 (Intro. Psychology) 3 sh LITR selection 3 sh
YEAR 2
FALL
SPRING
BIOL 205 4 sh BIOL 206 4 sh
CHEM 226 4 sh CHEM 330 4 sh
STAT 101 4 sh PSYC 246 4 sh
upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective or Gen Ed 1-4 sh upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective or Gen Ed 1-4 sh
YEAR 3
FALL
SPRING
BIOL 362 4 sh BIOL 203 (if not taking 362) 3 sh
NUTR 142 4 sh PHIL selection 3 sh
SOC 101 3 sh upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective 1-4 sh
upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective 1-4 sh upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective 1-4 sh
YEAR 4 * additional experiences to enhance undergraduate experience*
FALL
SPRING
upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective 12-16 sh upper division courses or research or immersion experience or elective 12-16 sh

Pre-Health-related questions should be directed to the Pre-Health Professions Program Coordinator.

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