Academics

The Nurses Middle College students are afforded a rigorous high school curricula, early college classes, and exposure to the nursing profession. Students entering the 9th grade are allowed to enroll as first year students after successfully completing their 8th grade year at another school. Learning extends in RINI’s ability to provide choice; students can select another world language through an online platform. Students who are successful in their first year take a combination of high school and college courses through URI, CCRI, RWU, and RIC during their third and fourth years. Students earn college credits often up to 20 credits by the time they graduate form RINI.

*COLLEGE COURSES

Courses Offered:

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS
  • ENGLISH 9
  • ENGLISH 10
  • ENGLISH 11
  • *URI ENGLISH WRITING 104 (3 credits)
  • LITERACY SKILLS FOR COLLEGE
  • *CCRI SPCH 1100 ORAL COMMUNICATIONS (3 credits)
MATHEMATICS
  • ALGEBRA 1
  • GEOMETRY
  • ALGEBRA II
  • PRE CALCULUS
  • *URI STATS 220 STATISTICS FOR THE MODERN SOCIETY (3 credits)
NURSING
  • HEALTH AND NUTRITION
  • HEALTH FOR NURSES
  • NURSING CAREERS
  • CERTIFIED NURSES ASSISTANT (CNA)
  • NURSING RESEARCH SEMINAR
  • EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT)

SCIENCE
  • NATURAL SCIENCE
  • BIOLOGY
  • CHEMISTRY
  • HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY
  • ART IN MEDICINE
  • *URI CHM 103/104 GENERAL CHEMISTRY  (with lab) (4 credits)
  • *URI BIO 121/221 INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY (with lab) (4 credits)
SOCIAL STUDIES
  • WORLD HISTORY – HISTORY OF DISEASE AND MEDICINE
  • US HISTORY COMPREHENSIVE
  • *URI GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY 113 (3 credits)
  • *URI DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 232 (3 credits)
LANGUAGE
  • SPANISH I
  • SPANISH II
  • SPANISH III
  • SPANISH IV