Approved Pharmacology Courses 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 Eugenia Berdali at and request that it be submitted for approval. For questions or concerns please call the Office of Admission at 510-869-6576.

SchoolCourse NumberCourse TitleWebsite Address
American River CollegeNURSE 310Pharmacology and Implications for Healthcare
Barstow CollegeAHLT 57Pharmacology (online)
Cayunga Community CollegeNurse 207Pharmacology
Central Oregon Community CollegeNURS
Contra Costa CollegeNURS 212**Pharmacology for
CSU East BayNURS 2015Pharmacology
CSU SacramentoNURS 014Pharmacology
De Anza CollegeNURS 81P and 82PPharmacology I and II
Foothill CollegeBIO 58Fundamentals of Pharmacology
Long Beach City CollegeADN 225Nursing Applications of (online)
Moorpark CollegeHS M23Pharmacology for Allied Health (online)
Sacramento City CollegeNURS 315Pharmacology and Implications for Nursing
Santa Barbara City CollegeHIT 201**Basic (online)
Saddleback CollegeN 160Pharmacology
SUNY Rockland Community CollegeNUR 205Principles of
The University of Wisconsin OshkoshANP 336 and 346Accelerated Pharmacology I and
University College (University of Maine System)NURS 302Pharmacology
Yuba Community College System (Woodland CC)NURS 26Basic
Samuel Merritt UniversityN118PharmacologyPlease note that Pharmacology and Pathophysiology are taught three times a year as online courses at Samuel Merritt University. They are offered in the spring, summer and fall semesters. They are designed for perspective students to meet the prerequisite deadlines; you will find the information regarding the upcoming courses here. SMU Basic Science Courses. (online)
Santa Rosa Junior CollegePHARM 255**Comprehensive Pharmacology Update (online
San Joaquin Delta CollegeNursing 3 or Health Sciences 3Administration of Medication Theory
University of WyomingPHCY 4470Fundamentals of Pharmacology (online)
Solano Community CollegeNURS 52Pharmacology for Healthcare Professionals I
Sacramento City CollegeNURSE315Pharmacology & Implications for Nursing
Ohlone CollegeAH-151-01Applied Clinical Pharmacology
University of PhoenixHCS 260Pharmacology
Sacramento State UniversityNURS 14Pharmacology


Santa Monica ColegeNURS 17Pharmacological Aspects
Austin Community CollegeHPRS 2300Pharmacology for Health Professions
County College of MorrisNUR 220Pharmacology for the Health Professional
Community College of Allegheny CountyALH 135Pharmacology
Cerro Coso Community CollegeHCRS C230Pharmacology for the Health Professional
Oklahoma City Community CollegeNUR 1423Pharmacology for Nursing Practice

MiraCosta CollegePharm 100Pharmacology
University of RochesterNUR 370Pharm & Patho (6 units)
UCLA ExtX401Molecular & Medical Pharmacologyhttp://://
Golden WestBIOL 200Pharmacology
Indiana State UniversityN228Nursing Pharmacology
Tyler Junior CollegeRNSG 1301Pharmacology
CSU, San MarcosNURS 302Intro To Pharmacology
Cowley CollegeALH5230Pharmacology
UCSFN141Pharmacology & Nursing Care
Humboldt StateNURS306Pathophysiology & Pharmacotherapeutics
Shashta CollegeHEOC 10Applied Phramacology

University of  W. FloridaNUR 1345Pharmacology
Ventura ColegeNS-V07Pharmacology

Butler Community CollegeNR 245Pharmacology

Oakland University (Michigan)NRS 308Pharmacology for Nursing
University of N. DakotaPPT 315Human Pharmacology
West Coast UniversityNURS 180Pharmacology
El Paso CCRNSG1301Pharmacology
Butler CCNR245Pharmacology
University of MichiganPharm 210Pharmacology & Therapeutics for Nursing

Fort Hayes State UniversityNURS340Pharmacology
College of San MateoNURS615Pharmacology
Windward Community CollegePHRM 203Pharmacology
Lansing Community CollegeNursing 200Nursing Pharmacology
UCB, ExtensionMCELLBI X410.1Pharmacology
SDCCNE141 & NE143 &, NE145Pharmacology for Nursing
University of GuamNU207Pharmacology in Nursing
El Centro Community CollegeNRSG1301Pharmacology for Nurses
Seattle UniversityNURS207Introduction to Pharmacology

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