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MCC Nursing Advising Guide for Transfer Students

Traditional B.S. Nursing Program

Nursing Prerequisite Course Requirements

MCC and Fisher Courses Equivalencies for Nursing Program
Monroe Community College CourseFisher Equivalent Course
BIO 144 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I BIOL 131 & 131L - Anatomy & Physiology I (with lab)
BIO 145 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II BIOL 132 & 132L - Anatomy & Physiology II (with lab)
BIO 202 - Microbiology BIOL 107 - Microbes & Disease
BIO 117 OR 217 - Consumer Nutrition/Nutrition BIOL 108 - Fundamentals of Nutrition
CHE 124 OR 151 - General, Organic, and Biochemistry / College Chemistry I CHEM 120 - Introduction to Chemistry
MTH 160 - Statistics I ECON 221 - Statistics I
PSY 212 - Developmental Psychology - Lifespan PSYC 231 - Development Across the Lifespan

Choose PHL 103 (Ethics) or PHL 250 (Professional Ethics)

Additional liberal arts courses (mathematics, natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and foreign language) to reach a total minimum of 60 liberal arts hours. Please contact an admissions counselor at Fisher and your advisor at MCC to review options for completing this requirement.

Note: HED courses are not liberal arts and are not recommended as they will not transfer for liberal arts hours.

Application to Begin the Clinical Year

Priority review of completed nursing applications begins April 1. Applicants enrolled in participating 2+2 nursing programs must have all documentation submitted no later than April 1 if applying to begin the program in the fall. All other applicants will be reviewed on a space available basis for fall and alternatively for the spring semester. Review of completed applications will continue for both the fall and spring semesters as capacity allows.

  • To be considered for admission to the clinical portion of the program students must achieve a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 with preference to (GPA) of 3.0.
  • Grade of C or higher required in each of the seven nursing prerequisite courses listed above (two attempts per course allowed) and at least a cumulative prerequisite GPA of 2.4.
  • Ethics, with a grade of C or higher, must be completed prior to beginning the program.
  • Note: Cumulative GPA is calculated using all undergraduate college-level coursework.
  • Score 84% or higher on the Math Assessment Level A exam (two attempts allowed).

Last Updated: 12/2021