Associate in General Education - Nursing

Curriculum Description

The Associate in General Education (AGE)-Nursing is designed for students who wish to begin their study toward the Associate in Nursing degree and a Baccalaureate degree in Nursing as based on Blocks 1 through 3 of the Uniform Articulation Agreement between the University of North Carolina’s Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) programs and the North Carolina Community College Associate Degree Nursing Programs which was approved by the State Board of Community Colleges and the UNC Board of Governors in February 2015. The AGE-Nursing shall be granted for a planned program of study consisting of a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit (SHC) of courses.

A student who completes an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Nursing with a GPA of at least 2.0 and a grade of C or better in the AGE-Nursing courses listed below and who holds a current unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina will have fulfilled the UNC institutions lower-division general education requirements as well as nursing program entry requirements. However, because nursing program admissions are competitive, no student is guaranteed admission to the program of his or her choice.

Associate in General Education NEW

A1030N
NC CIP: 51.1105
Day
POS Approved: Fall 2022 (PENDING APPROVAL)

Fall Semester

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
ACA 122 College Transfer Success Comprehensive Articulation Agreement 0 2 0 1
BIO 168 Anatomy and Physiology I Comprehensive Articulation Agreement 3 3 0 4
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Global Distinction Requisite 3 0 0 3
___ ___ Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Comprehensive Articulation Agreement ** ** 0 3
Totals

Class Hours: 6
Lab/Shop Hours: 5
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 11

Spring Semester

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
BIO 169 Anatomy and Physiology II Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Requisite 3 3 0 4
HIS 111 World Civilizations I Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component 3 0 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Global Distinction 3 0 0 3
Select one:
Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
ENG 112
OR
Writing/Research in the Disc Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Global Distinction Requisite 3 0 0 3
ENG 114 Prof Research & Reporting Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Global Distinction Requisite (3) (0) (0) (3)
Totals

Class Hours: 12
Lab/Shop Hours: 3
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 13

Summer Term

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
BIO 275 Microbiology Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Requisite 3 3 0 4
PSY 241 Developmental Psych Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Requisite 3 0 0 3
Select one:
Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
MAT 143
OR
Quantitative Literacy Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Global Distinction Requisite 2 2 0 3
MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Requisite (3) (2) (0) (4)
Totals

Class Hours: 8
Lab/Shop Hours: 5
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 10

Fall Semester

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
CHM 131 Introduction to Chemistry Comprehensive Articulation Agreement 3 0 0 3
CHM 131A Introduction to Chemistry Lab Comprehensive Articulation Agreement 0 3 0 1
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Global Distinction 3 0 0 3
Select one:
Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
ENG 231
OR
American Literature I Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Requisite 3 0 0 3
ENG 232 American Literature II Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Requisite (3) (0) (0) (3)
Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
___ ___ Elective ** ** ** 3
Totals

Class Hours: 9
Lab/Shop Hours: 3
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 13

Spring Semester

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I Comprehensive Articulation Agreement Universal General Education Transfer Component Global Distinction Requisite 3 2 0 4
Select one:
Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
SOC 213
OR
Sociology of the Family Comprehensive Articulation Agreement 3 0 0 3
SOC 220
OR
Social Problems NEW 2022FA Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (3) (0) (0) (3)
SOC 225
OR
Social Diversity Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (3) (0) (0) (3)
SOC 230
OR
Race and Ethnic Relations NEW 2022FA Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (3) (0) (0) (3)
SOC 240 Social Psychology NEW 2022FA Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (3) (0) (0) (3)
Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
___ ___ Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Comprehensive Articulation Agreement ** ** 0 3
___ ___ Elective ** ** ** 3
Totals

Class Hours: 6
Lab/Shop Hours: 2
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 13

Total Credit Hours: 60

Legend

  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

Additional Information

2022FA - New AGE Degree

Elective - Select 6 credits, from ECO 251, ECO 252, POL 120, FRE 111, RUS 111, SPA 111, HUM 120, HUM 130, ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, COM 110, COM 120, COM 231, ENG 231, ENG 232, HIS 112, HIS 121, HIS 122, HIS 131, HIS 132, HUM 115, MUS 110, MUS 112, PHI 215, PHI 240, PSY 215, PSY 237, PSY 181, REL 110, REL 211, REL 212, SOC 210, SOC 213, SOC 225, SOC 230, SOC 240

A1030N