The Community College Nursing Partnership curriculum makes it possible for you to complete your ADN and BSN simultaneously through on-campus courses at the community college and online courses through KU. The program is full-time, including summer classes. Students in this program are typically enrolled in a combined total of 15 to 17 nursing credit hours each semester through both schools. For full course descriptions of the courses taught through the KU School of Nursing, click here to view the academic catalog.
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Please note that sample curriculum plans are provided to demonstrate one possible example of degree completion. Actual course enrollment may vary.
Credit for the BSN degree is earned through a combination of liberal arts prerequisites, KU nursing courses, and a portfolio review of community college nursing courses. Portfolio is the method used to award university level credit (300-400 level courses) for academic knowledge acquired through your community college nursing program. All nursing partnership students are awarded 31 credit hours via the portfolio process. Students are billed just $12.50 per portfolio course, which equates to a total of $137.50. This fee is assessed upon completion of the program.