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Associate in Arts, Pre-Practical Nursing Diploma Pathway


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Contact: (336) 334-4822 ext. 50439

Limited Entry Pre-Health Program Pathway

GTCC is an open access institution, however many of our programs have enrollment requirements for admission.  Limited Enrollment Pathways help to identify students who are awaiting acceptance into Limited Enrollment Programs while they complete entry requirements to qualify for admission.  Students who are unable to qualify for admission to Limited Enrollment Programs within one year will be removed from the Limited Enrollment Pathway, and will remain enrolled in the Associate in Arts (A10100) degree program.

Total Credits: 14-15


Semester II


Total Credits: 12-16


Semester III


Total Credits: 15


Semester IV


  • Natural Science Elective Credits: 4
  • General Education Elective Credits: 3
  • General Education Elective Credits: 3
  • General Education Elective Credits: 3
  • General Education Elective Credits: 3
  • General Education Elective Credits: 2

Total Credits: 16


Note:


1 If BIO 168  is taken in Semester I, than BIO 169  required in Semester II

Course Requirements for Associate in Arts, Pre-Practical Nursing Diploma Pathway (60-61 Credits)


General Education Requirements


The general education common course pathway includes study in the areas of English, communication; humanities and fine arts; social and behavioral sciences; natural sciences and mathematics.

English Composition


The following two English compositions courses are required:

Humanities/Fine Arts


The following courses are required:

Social/Behavioral Sciences


The following courses are required:

  • Credits: 3
  • Additional Social/Behavioral Science Elective Credits: 3
  • Additional Social/Behavioral Science Elective Credits: 3

Mathematics


The following course is required:

Natural Sciences


In the event, a student is not accepted into the Practical Nursing Diploma, a Natural Science elective will have to be taken to meet the requirement. 

Four (4) credits will need to be taken from the following:

Other Required Hours


An additional 29 credits of courses should be selected from courses classified as pre-major, elective, or general education courses within the CAA.

Academic Transition and Pathway Requirements


The following courses are required:

General Education/Pre-Major Electives


Choose twenty-three (23) credits from the following courses:

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