Transition into Professional Nursing (NURS 460)

This course prepares nursing students to transition from student to practitioner. Emphasis is on preparation for the NCLEX-RN® exam, role transition, personal management, mentoring, and employment considerations. A combination of classroom lectures and online learning modules will provide students with opportunity to identify strategies and create a personal plan for effective NCLEX-RN® exam preparation. Students will create a professional resume, practice interviewing skills, and develop and present an evidence-based professional portfolio. This course is required for the B.S. in Nursing. Only students progressing in the Nursing major may register for this course.

NURS460 is a 2 credit course.