Earn your A.A. in nursing

Nursing A.A. Transfer Plan-SPC

This Associate in Arts transfer plan is intended for students who are not registered nurses and want to pursue their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at state universities and colleges in Florida that offer it. To complete the Bachelor of Science in Nursing at St Petersburg College, students must first complete a regionally accredited Associate in Science degree in Nursing. Find out more about SPCs A.S. Degree in Nursing or download the Admission Guide for SPC's A.S. degree in Nursing.


A nursing degree prepares you for a career as a registered nurse in private practices, community and public health, government service, research, education or international health.

Nursing Transfer Plan

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2024 (640)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2024 (640), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.

Program Summary

The following requirements are intended for students interested in completing an Associate in Arts Degree from SPC and transferring to the Nursing Bachelor’s degree program at SPC or an equivalent in the State of Florida (CIP Code 51.3801; Track 2 of 2). You should always consult with your desired transfer institution to determine if your anticipated program is limited access and to ensure the correct coursework is being taken (including any foreign language requirements). For institution specific information, click here to access the FloridaShines website. An SPC health program advising request can be made here: https://web.spcollege.edu/survey/16998/.


Academic Pathways

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Program Leadership Information

Health Education Center

Florida CIP Code

1192401010 - ASSOCIATE IN ARTS

Federal CIP Code

24.0101 - Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.