Maternal and Child Nursing (Baccalaureate)

Catalog Number
NURx315
Exam Type
Multiple Choice
Credit / Level
8.0 / Upper

Based on material typically taught in a sequence of courses in maternal and child nursing. Measures the ability to use the nursing process in the nursing management of the childbearing and childrearing family, of normal pregnancy, and of the family with a high-risk pregnancy and a high-risk neonate. Also includes nursing management of the well child and family and of the ill child and family, from infancy through adolescence. (This exam does NOT apply toward the Excelsior College nursing degrees. Multiple-choice examination.)

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