The Suncoast Nursing Accelerated Pathway (SNAP) is a limited access program for biology majors. Applications are accepted in the fall of the second year. Students accepted to the SNAP program have provisional acceptance to the USF College of Nursing. They will be admitted to the USF College of Nursing upon completion of their biology degree at USFSM. Participants must begin at the College of Nursing in the spring semester of their 4th year. The following elective courses must be taken as part of the biology degree:

General Education Electives

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
PSY 2012 Introduction to Psychological Science 3 None SMSS
    or
SYG 2000 Introduction to Sociology 3 None SMSS
DEP 2004 The Life Cycle 3 None SMSS

Biology Electives

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
BSC 2093C Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4 PR: BSC 2010, BSC 2010L, BSC 2011, BSC 2011L, CHM 2045  Additional elective
BSC 2094C Human Anatomy & Physiology Ii 4 PR: BSC 2010, BSC 2010L, BSC 2011, BSC 2011L, BSC 2093C, CHM 2045 Additional elective
MCB 3020 General Microbiology 3 BSC 2011, BSC 2011L, CHM 2210, MAC 1105 or higher-level MAC course or STA 2023; CP: PCB 3023 or PCB 3043 or PCB 3063 or PCB 3712 Molecular/Cellular elective
MCB 3020L General Microbiology Lab 1 CR: MCB 3020 Molecular/Cellular lab
HUN 2201 Nutrition 3 None As a substitute for one Molecular/Cellular or Ecological/Organismal elective

Additional Coursework

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
NUR 3825 Introduction to the Profession of Nursing 2 None