Edison State Community College Associate of Applied Science of Nursing

Articulation Agreement

Originating Institution: Edison State Community College
Degree/Program: Associate Degree in Applied Science of Nursing

Target Institution and Campus: Miami University, Regionals
Degree/Program: RN-BSN Completion Program, Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Agreement Last Updated: February, 2018

This agreement is designed for students who have completed or are planning to complete Edison State's Associate Degree in Applied Science of Nursing and wish to complete Miami’s RN‑BSN Completion Program.

This document is meant to be a guide only.  Your final degree requirements are established when you enter (matriculate) to Miami and are detailed in your Degree Audit Report (DAR) provided by Miami.  Work closely with a Miami academic advisor (listed below) to clarify your final requirements. 

Students entering this program must meet all Miami University admission requirements.

To graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, students must also meet Miami’s general requirements for graduation, including a minimum of 30 credit hours taken at Miami, 12 of the last 30 credit hours taken at Miami, and a 2.00 cumulative grade point average upon graduation.

Additional steps to take include:

  1. Complete the requirements for the Associate Degree in Applied Science of Nursing at Edison State  Community College.
  2. Complete the Ohio Transfer Module at Edison State Community College.

Advising Contacts

Edison State Community College: Academic Advising 937-778-8600 
Miami University: Suzanne Stricklin | stricks2@miamioh.edu; 513-727-3266

Tuition Information: One Stop for Student Success Services


 Suggested Schedule at Edison State Community College

 Edison State ADN, Year 1, Fall

  • NUR 135S Health Promotion of the Adult (9)
  • BIO 125S Anatomy & Physiology I (4)
  • CHM 111S Basic Chemistry of Life Processes (3)
  • ENG 121S Composition I (3)

Semester hours subtotal: 19 credit hours

Edison State ADN, Year 1, Spring

  • NUR 165S Clinical Applications Nursing I (10)
  • BIO 126S Anatomy & Physiology II (4)

Semester hours subtotal: 14 credit hours

Edison State ADN, Year 1, Summer

  • BIO 240S Microbiology (2)
  • BIO 241S Microbiology (1)
  • PSY 121S Introduction to Psychology (3)

Semester hours subtotal: 6 credit hours

Edison State ADN, Year 2, Fall

  • NUR 265S Clinical Applications in Nursing II (9)
  • COM 121S Fundamentals of Communication (3)
  • MTH 125S General Statistics (3)
Semester hours subtotal: 15 credit hours 

Edison State ADN, Year 2, Spring

  • NUR 275S Caring for Childbearing Family/Capstone (11)
  • SOC 121S Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • Humanities Elective1 (3)

Semester hours subtotal: 17 credit hours

Total hours for ADN degree: 70 credit hours

1Refer to AAS general education requirements.


Suggested Schedule at Miami University

 Miami BSN, Year 1, Fall

  • NSG 301 Theory Based Nursing Practice (3) (Meets Advanced Writing Requirement)
  • NSG 311 Health Promotion across the Lifespan (3)
  • NSG 313 Assessment of the Well Individual (2)
  • NSG 331 Introduction to Nursing Research (3) 

Semester hours subtotal: 14

Miami BSN, Year 1, Spring

  • NSG 317 Teaching Strategies in Health Care (3)
  • NSG 402 Professional Nurse Leader (3)
  • Foundation III Global Perspectives (6)
  • Additional Miami Plan 

Semester hours subtotal: 15 credit hours

Miami BSN, Year 2, Fall 

  • NSG 418 Complex Health Problems (3)
  • BIO 232 Human Genetics (3) OR BIO 325 Pathophysiology
  • Nursing Elective (3)
  • Additional Miami Plan (Liberal Education requirements as needed and to total at least 124 credit hours)

Semester hours subtotal: 15 credit hours

Miami BSN, Year 2, Spring

  • MBI Epidemiology (3)
  • NSG 430 Nursing Care of Aggregates: Families & Communities (4) (Meets Intercultural Perspectives Requirement)
  • NSG 435 Challenges in Health Care Delivery (3) (Capstone)
  • Additional Miami Plan (5) (Liberal Education requirements or electives as needed and to total at least 124 credit hours)

Semester hours subtotal: 15 credit hours

Total hours for BSN degree: 124 credit hours