Prerequisites: Four-year track

Admission Requirements:

Applications for admission to the Four-Year BSN Track must be submitted by Dec. 20 for fall admission or May 31 for spring admission. Applications must include the following:

  1. Documentation of admission to the University of South Carolina Upstate. (Official transcripts are required for admission to USC Upstate.)
  2. A completed application to the Mary Black School of Nursing.
  3. A copy of all college transcripts that demonstrate completion of 61 credit hours of the courses below.

SC Technical College Equivalents PDF Document

Course Name | Course Number | Credit Hours

English Composition ENGL 101 3 credits
English Literature ENGL 102 credits
Speech SPCH 201 3 credits
Intro to Psychology PSYC 101 3 credits
Developmental Psychology PSYC 302 3 credits
Anatomy BIOL 243/243L 4 credits
Physiology BIOL 244/244L 4 credits
Principles of Microbiology BIOL 250 /250L 4 credits
Chemistry of Living Things CHEM 109/109L 4 credits
History HIST 101, HIST 102, HIST 105, HIST 106 3 credits
Intro to Computer Science CSCI 138 or INFO 101 3 credits
Mathematics (College Algebra) MATH 120 or MATH 121 3 credits
Statistics MATH 102 3 credits
Fine Arts Art , Music or Theatre elective 3 credits
Foreign Language Choose 1 – ASLG 101, FREN 101,  SPAN 101, GERM 101, CHIN 101 3 credits
Elective Recommended Electives: UNIV 101, NURS 230, LIBR 201, SOCY  101  3 credits
Elective    3 credits
Elective Beginning with Fall 2018 applications, this elective will change to a required pathophysiology course: NURS 308.  3 credits
Elective Elective Beginning with Fall 2018  applications, this elective will  change to a required nutrition  course: NURS 301.  3 credits