Sinclair Community College Associate of Applied Science of Nursing

Articulation Agreement

Originating Institution: Sinclair 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: October, 2017

This agreement is designed for students who have completed or are planning to complete Sinclair’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 Sinclair Community College.
  2. Complete the Ohio Transfer Module at Sinclair Community College.

Advising Contacts

Sinclair Community College: Academic Advising 937-512-3700 
Miami University: Suzanne Stricklin | stricks2@miamioh.edu; 513-727-3266

Tuition Information: One Stop for Student Success Services


 Suggested Schedule at Sinclair Community College

Program Prerequisites Hours

  • NSG 1200: Intro To Nursing (1)
  • BIO 1141: Prin Anat & Physio I (4)
  • BIO 1147: Lab For Prin Anat Physi I (0)
  • ENG 1101: English Composition I (3)
  • MAT 1130: Allied Health Math (3)
  • ALH 1101: Intro To Healthcare Delivery (2)

Semester hours subtotal: 13 credit hours

Sinclair ADN, Year 1, Fall

  • NSG 1450: Prof Nursing I (2)
  • NSG1400: Health & Illness I (7)
  • BIO 1242: Prin Anat & Physio II (4)
  • BIO 1248: Lab Prin Anat & Phys II (0)
  • ALH2202: General Pharmacology (3)

Semester hours subtotal: 16 credit hours

Sinclair ADN, Year 1, Spring

  • NSG 1600: Health & Illness II (7)
  • NSG 1650: Prof Nursing II (2)
  • COM 2206: Interpersonal Comm (3)

Semester hours subtotal: 12 credit hours

Sinclair ADN, Year 2, Fall

  • NSG 2400: Health & Illness III (7)
  • NSG 2450: Prof Nursing III (2)
  • CHE 1111: Intro To Chemistry I (4)
  • CHE 1151: Lab For Intro To Chem I (0)
Semester hours subtotal: 13 credit hours 

Sinclair ADN, Year 2, Spring

  • NSG 2600: Concept Synthesis (8)
  • PSY 1100: General Psychology (3)

Semester hours subtotal: 11 credit hours

Total hours for ADN degree: 65 credit hours


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) 
  • Foundation II Creative Arts (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 IV Physical Science (3)
  • Foundation III Global Perspectives (6)

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)
  • Foundation II Humanities (3)
  • Foundation V Math, Formal Reasoning, Technology (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