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Non-Matriculated Courses & Registration

Non-Matriculated Courses

Whether you are a student seeking prerequisite courses, a nurse thinking about returning to school, or a health care professional looking for personal and professional growth, we offer a full menu of courses for non-matriculated students. Enhance your career at a top-ranked nursing school.

Registering as non-matriculated student (student not enrolled in a degree program) gives you the opportunity to enroll in courses without being formally admitted to the UR School of Nursing.

Non-Matriculated Course Schedule

Refer to the Spring 2021 Non-Matriculated Course Schedule for specific course availability, start date, format and other details:

Non-Matriculated Course Schedule: Spring Semester 2021 

Register for a Non-Matriculated Course

Students can enroll in a non-matriculated course anytime before the start date of the specific course. For start dates reference the course schedule or the online prerequisite deadlines. Click the button below to learn how to register for a non-matriculated course.

Non-Matriculated Course Registration

Recommended Non-Matriculated Courses

Students are often interested in trying courses to get a feel for UR Nursing's programs or to complete coursework before applying to a degree program. We recommend the following classes for non-matriculated students in any of the specialization areas noted below. You can check whether these courses are available by visiting the upcoming non-matriculated course schedule.

Courses of Interest to RN to BS program
NUR 378 Genetics
NSG 310 Nutrition and Health
NSG 301 Writing with Confidence, Clarity, and Style
NSG 311 Statistics for Evidence Based Practice in the Health Sciences

See also: arts and science courses available to meet the requirement

Courses of Interest to Accelerated Bachelor’s Program for Non-Nurses

See: online prerequisite courses for the Accelerated Bachelor’s & Master’s Programs. (Register at anytime)

Courses of Interest for Health Care Management Program
NUR 401* The Writing Workshop*
NLX 466 Epidemiology
NLX 464 Informatics, Process Improvement, and Value in Health Care
NLX 471 Trends in Health Economics, Policy and Regulations
NLX 473 Healthcare Financial Management 
NLX 474 Human Resource Management
Courses of Interest for CNL Program
NUR 401* The Writing Workshop*
NLX 421 Physiology, Pathophysiology, and Pharmacology for Nurse Leaders and Educators
NUR 400*  Research Principles for Evidence-Based Practice*
NLX 466 Epidemiology
NLX 464 Informatics, Process Improvement, and Value in Health Care
Courses of Interest for Nursing Education Program
NUR 401* The Writing Workshop*
NLX 421 Physiology, Pathophysiology, and Pharmacology for Nurse Leaders and Educators
NLX 430 Integrating Technology in Nursing Education
NLX 417 Teaching and Learning in Nursing
Courses of Interest for Nurse Practitioner Programs
NUR 401* The Writing Workshop*
NUR 363 Comprehensive Health Assessment Refresher
NUR 400*  Research Principles for Evidence-Based Practice*
NUR 403* Ethics and Public Policy in the Health Care System*
NUR 407 Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology
NUR 419 Advanced Pharmacology
Course of Interest to Family Nurse Practitioner Program
NUR 413 Family Theoretical Frameworks and Application to Nursing Care of Families
Course of Interest to Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program
NUR 436** Nursing Care of the High-Risk Neonate**
Courses of Interest to DNP Program
NLX 466 Epidemiology
NLX 464 Informatics, Process Improvement, and Value in Health Care
NLX 471 Trends in Health Economics, Policy and Regulations
Courses of Interest to All
NSG 435  Legal Nurse Consultant
NSG 488 RN First Assistant
*Students taking non-matriculated courses in a master’s program must take NUR 401 – The Writing Workshop, before enrolling in NUR 403. We also recommend taking NUR 401 before NUR 400, another writing intensive course. **We suggest and prefer NUR 436 students are baccalaureate-prepared and have NICU experience before starting the course.

 

 

Course Cost

Tuition Rate

The tuition rate for non-matriculated students for the 2020-21 academic calendar year is:
  • $1,200*
    per credit hour, for undergraduate students
  •     $1,610*
    per credit hour, for graduate students
  • *Other fees may apply. Undergraduate non-matriculated students taking graduate level courses (400 or above) will be charged the graduate student rate. Employees at the University of Rochester may be eligible to receive a substantial tuition benefit.