Approved Pharmacology Courses

These courses are ones that have been pre-approved, by the School of Nursing, to meet the pathophysiology/pharmacology requirements. We STRONGLY advise you to contact each school to find out about enrollment requirements and if courses are offered online, on campus, telecourse, etc. You may ONLY take courses listed here. If you are considering taking a course that is not listed below, you must email the course syllabus to the Office of Admission at and request that it be submitted for approval. For questions or concerns please call the Office of Admission at 510-879-9200.


American River College NURSE 310 Pharmacology and Implications for Healthcare Providers
Austin Community College HPRS 2300 Pharmacology for Health Professions
Barstow College AHLT 57 Pharmacology (online)
Butler Community College NR 245 Pharmacology
Cayunga Community College Nurse 207 Pharmacology
Central Oregon Community College NURS 260 Pharmacology
Cerro Coso Community College HCRS C230 Pharmacology for the Health Professional
College of San Mateo NURS 615 Pharmacology
Community College of Allegheny County ALH 135 Pharmacology
Contra Costa College NURS 212** Pharmacology
County College of Morris NUR 220 Pharmacology for the Health Professional
Cowley College ALH 5230 Pharmacology
CSU East Bay NURS 2015 Pharmacology
CSU Sacramento NURS 014 Pharmacology
CSU San Marcos NURS 302 Intro To Pharmacology
De Anza College NURS 81P and 82P Pharmacology I and II
Drexel University HSCI 301 & 302 Pharmacology
Eastern Michigan University Nursing 270 Nursing Pharmacology
El Centro Community College NRSG 1301 Pharmacology for Nurses
El Paso Community College RNSG 1301 Pharmacology
Foothill College BIO 58 Fundamentals of Pharmacology
Fort Hayes State University NURS 340 Pharmacology
Golden West College BIOL 200 Pharmacology
Humboldt State University NURS 306 Pathophysiology & Pharmacotherapeutics
Indiana State University N228 Nursing Pharmacology
Lansing Community College Nursing 200 Nursing Pharmacology
Long Beach City College ADN 225 Nursing Applications of Pharmacology (online)
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center HLSC 3409 Pharmacology  
MiraCosta College Pharm 100 Pharmacology
Monterey Peninsula College Nursing 100 Pharmacology for Nursing
Moorpark College HS M23 or HS M15 Pharmacology for Allied Health (23) Pharmacology (15) (online)
Oakland University (Michigan) NRS 308 Pharmacology for Nursing
Ohlone College AH-151-01 Applied Clinical Pharmacology
Oklahoma City Community College NUR 1423 Pharmacology for Nursing Practice
Sacramento City College NURSE 315 Pharmacology and Implications for Nursing
Saddleback College N160 Pharmacology
Samuel Merritt University N118 Pharmacology SMU Basic Science Courses. (online)
San Diego City College NE141 & NE143 &, NE145 Pharmacology for Nursing
San Francisco State University NURS 315, Biology 623/723 Pharmacology
San Joaquin Delta College Nursing 3 or HS 3 or HS 72 Administration of Medication Theory (3), Introduction to Pharmacology for Health Science (72)
San Jose State University NURS 43 or BIOL 255M Pharmacology
Santa Barbara City College HIT 201** Basic Pharmacology (online)
Santa Monica College NURS 17  Pharmacological Aspects
Santa Rosa Junior College PHARM 255** Comprehensive Pharmacology Update (online)
Seattle University NURS 207 Introduction to Pharmacology
Shasta College HEOC 10 Applied Pharmacology
Solano Community College NURS 52 Pharmacology for Healthcare Professionals I
Straighterline Pharmacology I + II Credit given only if both Pharmacology I + II are completed.
SUNY Rockland Community College NUR 205 Principles of Pharmacology
The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh ANP 336 and 346 Accelerated Pharmacology I and II
Tyler Junior College RNSG 1301 Pharmacology
UC Berkeley Extension MCELLBI X410.1 Pharmacology
UCSF N141 Pharmacology & Nursing Care
UCLA Extension M PHARM X 401 Molecular & Medical Pharmacology
University College (University of Maine System) NURS 302 Pharmacology
University of Cincinnati HLSC 3014 PHARM HLTH SCI
University of Guam NU 207 Pharmacology for Nursing
University of Michigan Pharm 210 Pharmacology & Therapeutics for Nursing
University of North Dakota PPT 315 Human Pharmacology
University of Oregon HPHY 337 Clinical Pharmacology  
University of Phoenix HCS 260 Pharmacology
University of Rochester NUR 370 Pharm & Patho (6 units)
University of Wyoming PHCY 4470 Fundamentals of Pharmacology (online)
University of  West Florida NUR 1345 Pharmacology
Ventura College NS-V07 Pharmacology
Washtenaw Community College NUR 115 Pharmacology
West Coast University NURS 180 Pharmacology
Windward Community College PHRM 203 Pharmacology
Yuba Community College System (Woodland CC) NURS 26 Basic Pharmacology

**This 2 unit course is approved by the faculty regardless of the number of units.

Request more information

Vestibulum id ligula porta felis euismod semper. Nullam id dolor id nibh ultricies vehicula ut id elit. Sed posuere consectetur est at lobortis. Donec sed odio dui.