Professions Advisor

Liz Bryant
phone: (208) 885-6625
office: TLC 231-C

Mailing Address
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2436
Moscow, ID 83844-2436


Admission to a school of nursing involves meeting satisfactorily its entrance requirements, acceptable scholastic records or a satisfactory score on the nursing admission test, and possession of personal qualifications essential for effective nursing. Nursing schools differ in their prerequisites. Students should investigate the requirements of their school of choice.

The following two-year program is suggested for students who plan to transfer to a school of nursing.

Courses Course Title & Credits
Biol 120 Human Anatomy (4 cr)
Biol 121 Human Physiology (4 cr)
Chem 101 Introduction to Chem I or
Chem 111 Principles of Chem I (4 cr)
Chem 275, 276 Carbon Compounds and Lab (4 cr)
FCS 205 Concepts in Human Nutrition (3 cr)
MMBB 250 General Microbiology or
MMBB 154 Intro Biology of Bacteria and Viruses (3 cr)
Psyc 101 Introduction to Psychology (3 cr)
Soc 101 Introduction to Sociology (3 cr)
Stat 251 Statistical Methods (3 cr)

Humanities and Social sciences electives (at least 6 cr in each field) (21 cr)
Communications electives (3 cr must be in written communication) (6 cr)
Electives (2 cr)

Note: Pre-nursing students are strongly encouraged to take Math 143

LCSC Pre-nursing and Pre-radiography

Lewis-Clark State College’s (LCSC) Division of Nursing and Health Sciences holds office hours at the University of Idaho Career Center, room 342, in the Commons Building to advise pre-nursing and pre-radiography students about the programs at LCSC. U of I students may take pre-nursing or pre-radiography courses before transferring to LCSC's nursing (Practical or baccalaureate programs) or radiography program. LCSC advisors are available to help students understand the healthcare career options at LCSC, transfer course equivalencies, pre-requisite coursework, and LCSC admission procedures.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Susan Odom
phone: 208-792-2332

Spring 2014 Advising Schedule

A scheduled appointment is recommended but not essential. Please contact Dr. Odom at 208-792-2332 or sodom@lcsc.edu; Pam Walton at 208-792-2518 or pswalton@lcsc.edu; or Marilyn Heckendorn at 208-792-2411or msheckendorn@lcsc.edu to make an appointment; or stop in during the hours listed below.

Location: UI Commons, room 342

Date Time Advisor
January 22 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Dr. Susan Odom
February 5 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Pam Walton
February 12 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Marilyn Heckendorn
February 19 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Dr. Susan Odom
February 26 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Pam Walton
March 5 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Pam Walton
March 12 2:30-5:00 Advisor: Marilyn Heckendorn
March 19 No office hrs  
March 26 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Dr. Susan Odom
April 9 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Marilyn Heckendorn
April 16 to be determined Advisor: Dr. Susan Odom
April 23 2:30-5:00 Advisor: Dr. Susan Odom
April 30 2:30-5:00 PM Advisor: Dr. Susan Odom
May 7 2:30-5:00 Advisor:  Pam Walton

Summer Advising

Contact nhs@lcsc.edu