The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree will be awarded to students who successfully complete a minimum of (121) hours of course work. In this baccalaureate completion program, up to seventy-two (72) credit hours are awarded for successful completion of an associate degree or diploma program in nursing which includes courses in the nursing major and general education. The completion program requires an additional 9 credit hours in general education and 40 credit hours in upper level nursing and major courses for a minimum of 121 credit hours. All nursing (NSG) courses are designed to be completed in a five week period.