TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Nursing, Ferris State University
             RN to BSN Completion Transfer Program - University Center/Online
Curriculum Code: 1369                                                              

                        		    Semester  Semester
Code       Title        		    Credits   Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 12 Credits 
MATH 112   Intermediate Algebra (See Note 5) 	4   	ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I  (See Note 6)      	4     	ALL
WRIT 122   Composition II  (See Note 6)      	4    	ALL

Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:  MACRAO/FSU General Education  19 Credits (See Note 3)
           Humanities          			6
           Science  (See Notes 5,6)           	7  
           Social Science      			6
CHOICE 2:  Communication 3 Credits
SPCH 130   Fund of Public Speaking     		3    	ALL
SPCH 140   Interpersonal Communications      	3   	F,SP
CHOICE 3:  Major Course Requirement 40 Credits (See Note 7)

ELECTIVES Total: 2 Credits                          
Complete the indicated number of credits in transferable courses of your choice.

                                                        TOTAL CREDITS 76
1.  This transfer guide supports an Articulation (partnership) Agreement between
    Lansing Community College (LCC) and Ferris State University (Ferris).  This 
    agreement facilitates the transfer of LCC students with an LCC AAS in 
    Nursing, RN Option to the FSU Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion
    Program.  Some courses on this transfer guide are in addition to those
    required for the AAS Nursing degree. This agreement expires March 15, 2014.  
2.  This program is fully-accredited by the NLNAC (National League for Nursing 
    Accrediting Committee, and can be completed at the LCC University Center on  
    a part-time basis or fully online. To express your interest and to add your 
    name to the list of prospective students, contact the FSU Lansing Office at 
    (517) 483-9723.
3.  See the MACRAO Transfer Agreement for appropriate LCC courses.  Final 
    responsibility for verifying all transfer information lies with the student.
4.  Students transferring to Ferris must complete the MACRAO Transfer Agreement
    with the MACRAO Stamp on their transcripts and a 2.00 cumulative GPA prior 
    to transferring. Students must meet FSU General Education Requirements for a 
    Bachelor of Science Degree, delineated of the FSU General Education website, 
    if the student does NOT get the MACRAO stamp. Learn more about general 
    courses at  
5.  Student MUST have a 2.0 or better in WRIT 121, ENGL/WRIT 122, MATH 112 and
    have complete 7 credit hours in science to apply for this degree.
6.  To be admitted into this program, students must have:
    a. An AAS-RN degree.
    b. A 2.0 cumulative GPA is required for admission to the program.
    c. A current, valid RN License
7.  To apply to the FSU RN-to-BSN Completion program:
    a. An application is available online at 
    b. Submit a copy of the RN licensure
    c. Submit official copies of transcripts from all education institutions 
8.  Students seeking an LCC associate degree must fulfill specific graduation
    requirements. See the LCC Catalog for details.
9.  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 the Ferris College of Allied
Health Dean's Office at (231) 591-2263. 

Effective from Fall Fall 2013 through Summer 2014