Approved Pathophysiology 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 not listed below, you must email it to Eugenia Berdali at and request that it be submitted for approval. For questions and concerns, please contact the Office of Admission at 510-869-6576.

SchoolCourse NumberCourse TitleWebsite Address
Arkansas Tech UniversityBIO (NURS) 3803Applied
Butler Community CollegeNR 230Pathophysiology
Chemeketa Community CollegeNURS 272Pathophysiology for
Merritt Community CollegeBIOL 42Basic
CSU EastbayBIOL 4160Medical Physiology
CSU EastbayNURS 2005Clinical Pathophysiology

CSU Dominguez HillsBSN 346Pathophysiology
Columbus State Community CollegeBIO 263Human
Middle Tennessee State UniversityNURS
Moorpark CollegeNS M25Basic (online)
Nevada State CollegeNURS 337Pathophysiology
Purdue UniversityNURS 214Introduction to
Santa Barbara City CollegeHIT 204Basic (online)
The University of MemphisNURS 3400Clinical
University of New MexicoNURS 239 and NURS 240Pathophysiology I and
Univ. of Wisconsin OshkoshANP 348 and 358Accelerated Pathophysiology I and
Yuba Community College System (Woodland CC)NURS 36Pathophysiology: Understanding
The University of (online)
University of WyomingPHCY 4450Pathophysiology (online)


Samuel Merritt UniversityN119PathophysiologyPlease 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 prospective students to meet the prerequisite deadlines; you will find the information regarding the upcoming courses here. SMU Basic Science Courses. (online)
Butler Community CollegeNR 230Pathophysiology
CSU East BayNURS 2005Clinical Pathophysiology
Alfred StateBIOL 4403Pathophysiology

Rio Salado CollegeHCR 240Pathophysiology
Austin Community CollegeHPRS-2301Pathophysiology
Scottsdale Community CollegeHCR 240Human Pathophysiology
University of Rhode IslandNUR 213Pathophysiology
CSU BakersfieldBIO 355Pathophysiology
University of Northern ColoradoNURS 326Pathophysiology
Portland Community CollegeBIOL 241Pathophysiology
Grand Canyon University, AZBIO 483Pathophysiology
Grand Canyon University, AZBIO 308Pathophysiology
Duke UniversityN330-01Advanced Pathophysiology
University of RochesterNUR370Pathophysiology & Pharmacolofy (6 units)
Indiana State UniversityBIO 412-002Pathophysiology
Salem State UniversitySMS 351Disease & Illness
Golden West CollegeBIOL 160Physiology & Mechanisms of Disease

UCSCBIO 118Pathogenesis

CSU, San MarcosNURS 316A/316BPathophysiology of Nursing Practice I, II
Humboldt StateNURS 306Pathophysiology & Pharmacotherapeutics
Cowley CollegeALH 5236Pathophysiology
Seattle UniversityNURS524Advanced Pathophysiology
Oregon Institute of TechnologyBIO 336Essentials of Pathophysiology
UCLA, ExtPHYSCI X459.10Pathophysiology

South UniversityBIO 2015Human Pathophysiology
Saddleback CollegeBIO 112Pathophysiology

Wheeling Jesuit UniversityCLS234Pathophysiology
Community College of AuroraBIO 216-310Pathophysiology

West Coast UniversityPATH370Pathophysiology
Dominican UniversityNURS/NURL 2018Pathophysiology
Oakland UniversityNURS 227 A & BPathophysiology

university of New. EnglandBIOL1030Pathophysiology

Weber State UniversityHTHS2230Intro to Pathophysiology
University of MichiganN245Pathophysiology
University of MinnesotaLAMP 4177Nature of Disease

Fort  Hayes State UniversityNURS 207/307Pathophysiology
University of New EnglandBIO1030Pahtophysiologyhttp:/
Chabot CollegeNursing 88Pathophysiology
Phoenix CollegeHCR 240Pathophysiology
University of PhoenixPer SMU School of Nursing 4/17/2014Pathophysiology  from Phoenix is no longer approved 4/17/.2014Please, do not complete Pathophysiology  through the University of Phoenix.
Washtenaw Community CollegeBIO212Pathophysiology
Colorado Christian UniversityBIO340Pathophysiology
University of OregonHPHY421Pathophysiology
Sacramento City CollegeBIO434Pathology
University of South Carolina, ColumbiaNURS 216Biophysical Pathology
University of GuamNU310Pathophysiology
El Centro Community CollegeNRSG1311Pathophysiology
Mississippi University for WomenNU 296Intro to Pathophysiology for Nursing
Tarrant County Community CollegeHPRS2201Pathophysiology
CSU SacramentoNURS130General Pathophysiology