Isothermal Community College

Health and Public Services

Practical Nurse Education - Diploma

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 1 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BIO 168 - Anatomy and Physiology I DRE 097 4 6 Fall, Spring, Summer
NUR 101 - Practical Nursing I Admission to PNE 11 19 Fall
NUR 102AB - Practical Nursing II NUR 101 4 6 Fall
PSY 150 - General Psychology DRE 097 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
BIO 169 - Anatomy and Physiology II BIO 168 4 6 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry DRE 098 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
NUR 102BB - Practical Nursing II NUR 102AB 6 10 Spring


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
NUR 103 - Practical Nursing III NUR 102BB 9 15 Spring


Program contact

Dr. Kim Amos

PhD, MSN, RN, CNE
Director, Practical Nurse Education
Health and Public Service
kamos@isothermal.edu
828-395-1762
Rutherford Learning Center


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