TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Nursing, Madonna University
             RN to BSN Completion Program
Curriculum Code: 1214                                                              

                        			      Semester	Semester
Code       Title         			      Credits   Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 51 Credits
BIOL 201   Human Anatomy       			   	4 	ALL
BIOL 202   Human Physiology    			   	4       ALL
BIOL 203   Microbiology       			   	3       ALL
BIOL 204   Microbiology Lab    			  	1       ALL
HMFS 134   Nutrition and Healthy Eating 	   	3       F
HUMS 140   Art of Being Human     		   	4       F
MATH 121   Precalculus I       			   	4       ALL
PHIL 151   Intro to Logic & Critical Think (See Note 4) 4     	ALL
PSYC 200   Introduction to Psychology    	   	4       ALL
RELG 211   Religions of South/SE Asia (See Note 5)      4     	F
SOCL 120   Introduction to Sociology     	   	4       ALL
STAT 170   Introduction to Statistics     	   	4       ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I       			   	4       ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II      			   	4       ALL

Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1: RN Prior Learning Credit 35 Credits  (See Note 6)
CHOICE 2: Culture 2-4 Credits
ARTS 130  Masterpieces of Art and Music           	4       ALL
ENGL 211  World Literature I                       	4       F
MUSC 199  Music Appreciation                       	2       ALL
CHOICE 3: Developmental Psychology 3 Credits
PSYC 205  Human Growth and Development             	3       ALL
PSYC 221  Child Psychology                         	3       ALL

                                                            TOTAL CREDITS 91
1. This transfer guide supports an Articulation (partnership) Agreement between 
   Lansing Community College (LCC) and Madonna University that facilitates the 
   transfer of Nursing RN students into the BSN Completion Program at Madonna. An
   option is offered to take many of the theory portion of the nursing courses 
   on-line. There are also increasing opportunities to take some of the general 
   education courses on-line or by other distance learning modalities. This 
   agreement does not have a specified expiration date.
2. A maximum of 74 credits may be transferred to Madonna from community colleges,
   plus the additional Prior Learning Credits (including Med/Surg. OB/Peds, 
   Psyc/Mental Health, Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology, and Nutrition based
   on RN Licensure).  All Prior Learning Credits granted to a student based on 
   RN Licensure will be placed on the student's transcript after he/she has 
   earned 12 credits at Madonna University.  A minimum of 30 credits of the 
   124-credit total required for the BSN degree must be earned by taking Madonna
   University courses.
3. To begin Nursing courses, students are also required to complete the language
   and culture requirements in addition to completing the LCC equivalents to 
   ENG 101 and 102, both psychology courses, sociology, all biology, chemistry,
   math, and nutrition courses.  Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 
   2.50. Applicants who do not meet admissions criteria are encouraged to contact
   the Degree Completion Coordinator (listed at the bottom of this guide) to 
   discuss alternate ways to fulfill these requirements.
4. PHIL 151 or higher may be taken to fulfill the Philosophy requirement.
5. RELG 211 or higher may be taken to fulfill the Religion requirement.
6. Based upon RN licensure, 31 credits of Nursing and 4 credits of General and 
   Therapeutic Nutrition may be transferred to Madonna as Prior Learning Credit.
7. Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduations
   requirements.  See the LCC Catalog for details.
8. This transfer guide requires basic skill levels in mathematics, reading, and 
   writing.  To determine accurate course placement, students should take the 
   Computerized Placement Tests in the LCC Assessment Center (GB 200) prior to
   registration.  For testing hours call (517) 267-5500.
For further information and advising, contact Peggy Comstock, MS, RN, Degree 
Completion Coordinator, College of Nursing and Health, at (734) 432-5482 or; Madonna University-36600 Schoolcraft Rd., Livonia MI 

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014