A.A. Suggested Academic Plan: FSU Nursing

Using the Suggested Plan

This is a general suggestion for when to take your courses to fulfill both your A.A. and current university admission requirements. You should consult with your academic advisor and refer to your degree audit detail regarding your specific requirements. If you change your transfer goals, this sample plan may no longer be relevant.

  • Semester One
  • Term
  • Year
CourseHrs.
MAT1033 or MGF1100 (Elective)3
ENC1101 (Communications Area A)3
Humanities Group 2 (ARH1000 or MUL1010 or THE1000 or SPC2608 recommended)3
PSY2012 (Social Sciences Group 2 - recommended)3
Total12
  • Semester Two
  • Term
  • Year
CourseHrs.
Math (MAC1105 or MGF1106 recommended)3
ENC1102 (Communications Area B)3
CHM1030/L (Natural Science Group 1 - recommended)4
DEP2004 (Elective - FSU req.)3
Total13
  • Semester Three
  • Term
  • Year
CourseHrs.
STA2023 (Math - FSU req.)3
Multicultural & Global Awareness (SYG2430 or ISS2270 or ANT2410 or HUM2420 recommended)2-3
BSC2085/L (Natural Science Group 2 - FSU req.)4
CHM2045/L (Elective - FSU req.)4
Total13-14
  • Semester Four
  • Term
  • Year
CourseHrs.
HUN1201 (Elective - FSU req.)3
BSC2086/L (Elective - FSU req.)4
BSC2010/L (Elective - FSU req.)4
Research & Analysis (ENC2210 or PHI2635 recommended) 3
Total14
  • Semester Five
  • Term
  • Year
CourseHrs.
Humanities Group 1 (HUM2020 or PHI2600 or REL2000 recommended)3
MCB2010/L or MCB2000/L (Elective) - Consult with advisor4
Social Sciences Group 1 (POS2041 or AMH2020 recommended)3
Total10

Initial math, reading, and writing placements may vary. Consult with your advisor for more information.

You must complete courses from each General Education area in order to graduate– view your Degree Audit Detail for course listings. We recommend consulting with your advisor each semester to stay on track.

Writing Intensive Course Requirement - A total of 12 hours (hrs.) are required: 6 hours in Communications, and 6 hours from other categories as per state rule 6A-10.030.

Do you meet the AA Foreign Language Competency Requirement? If not, speak with your academic advisor regarding how to include it in your plan.

Civics Literacy Requirement – AMH2020, POS2041, AP Government and Politics: United States (score of 3 or higher), AP United States History (score of 4 or higher), or CLEP American Government (score of 50 or higher) are required as per Florida Statute section 1007.25(4). 

Required Courses for FSU

  • CHM2045/L
  • BSC2010/L
  • PSY, SOP, or SYG prefix course
  • STA2023
  • DEP2004
  • BSC2085/L
  • BSC2086/L
  • HUN1201
  • MCB2010/L or MCB2000/L
  • No preference given for PSY/SOP/SYG course selection however PSY2012 is prerequisite for DEP2004. Consult with your advisor.
  • No credits by exam (AP/IB, etc.) will be accepted for science pre-requisite requirements.
  • May take more than 60 hours to complete both AA requirements and transfer requirements. Make sure to plan your finances accordingly.

Using the Suggested Plan

This is a general suggestion for when to take your courses to fulfill both your AA and current university admission requirements. You should consult with your academic advisor and refer to your degree audit detail regarding your specific requirements.

Finding Your Academic Advisor

You can find your assigned advisor and schedule an appointment with them through the link on your eSantaFe Degree Audit.


This sample plan, prepared using information available as of 01/15/2020 is not a binding agreement of any kind between Santa Fe College and the student, but merely represents a potential curriculum which may be altered from time to time as appropriate to meet the student’s academic objectives and the FSU admission requirements.  The student should inquire each semester before registering to determine current requirements and possible changes to the suggested curriculum. Admission to BSN programs is not guaranteed.

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