LPNs will be awarded 18 semester hours for their active Pennsylvania license. They will complete an additional 40 semester hours in liberal studies and foundational requirements for Wilson College, 51 semester hours in the major, and 15 semester hours in the specialized LPN-BSN courses for a total of 124 semester hours. A sample plan of study follows.

Course BSN (LS= Liberal Studies) Semester Hours
    Theory Lab Clinical
FALL (12 s.h.)
  Physical Education 2    
PSY 110 Intro to Psychology  3    
ENG 108 College Writing 3    
HSC 215 Human Anatomy & Physiology I  3 1  
J-TERM (3 s.h.)
CLS 105 Medical Terminology (LS: FWC) 3    
 SPRING (13 s.h.)
  Liberal Studies 3    
HSC 216 Human Anatomy & Physiology II (LS: NSL) 3 1  
PSY 202 Lifespan Development (LS: CC) 3    
PSY 115 Statistics 3    
SUMMER (10 s.h.)
  LS 3    
  LS 3    
NUR 105 LPN-BSN 1 (covers NUR 101, 102, 113) 4    
FALL (15 s.h.)
  Language 1 4    
HSC 209 Human Nutrition  3    
HSC 218 Genetics for the Health Science 3    
NUR 205 LPN-BSN 2 (Covers NUR 121, 201, 281) 5    
SPRING (14 s.h.)
  Language 1 4    
HSC 111 Microbiology for Nurses (LS: NSL) 3 1  
NUR 305 LPN-BSN 3 (Covers NUR 202, 212, 361) 6    
SUMMER (11 s.h.)
  LS 3    
NUR 280 Healthcare Informatics  3    
NUR 304 Nursing Care of Childbearing and Childrearing Families 3   2
FALL (13 s.h.)
  LS 3    
  LS 3    
PHI 230 Healthcare Ethics (LS: ETH) 3    
NUR 382 Complex Care Across the Lifespan 2   2
SPRING (12 s.h.)
  LS 3    
NUR 380 Research and Evidence-based Practice  4    
NUR 404 Senior Practicum (8 week course)     2
NUR 414 Nursing Leadership (7 week course) 3