Assoc Gen Ed-Pre-Licensed Practical Nursing A10300PN

The Associate in General Education curriculum is designed for the academic enrichment of students who wish to broaden their education, with emphasis on personal interest, growth and development.

Course work includes study in the areas of humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences and mathematics, and English composition. Opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication, fundamental mathematical skills, and the basic use of computers will be provided.

Through these skills, students will have a sound base for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared for advancements within their field of interest and become better qualified for a wide range of employment opportunities.

This specific pathway is designed for students who wish to begin their study toward the Practical Nurse Diploma (PN) program. Since the Allied Health programs at BCCC have a competitive admissions process, students interested in Practical Nursing are initially placed in A10300PN to take required general education courses for competitive admission to the program.

Number of credit hours required for this program: 65

General Education Requirements


Take 3 credits from ENG-111

English - Other

Take 3 credits from ENG-112 ENG-114

Humanities/Fine Arts

Take 3 credits from ART-111 ART-114 ART-115 HUM-115 MUS-110 MUS-112 PHI-215 PHI-240


Take 3 credits from MAT-110 MAT-143


Take 3 credits from PSY-150