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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #120 (WUR) Washington, D. C., DC, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing is a traditional four-year program from Georgetown University. A highly regarded faculty provides students with a grounding in clinical skills; knowledge in the biological, physical, and social sciences; and nursing theory.
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Overview

Students in the Nursing program from Georgetown University have access to diverse health systems and community-based organizations around the Washington region and the O'Neill Family Foundation Clinical Simulation Center in St. Mary's Hall. Students are well prepared for the NCLEX-RN examination. Alumni of the BSN Program have gone on to diverse careers, prestigious graduate programs, and leadership roles in various sectors.

Program Features

  • Direct-entry nursing program with hands-on clinical experience in the first year of study
  • State-of-the-art O'Neill Family Foundation Clinical Simulation Center
  • Pre-med and study abroad opportunities in Dublin, Ireland and Sydney, Australia
  • 850+ total clinical hours in a variety of clinical settings

  • Senior nursing practicum allows students to gain further experience in an area of their choice

  • High first-time pass rates on NCLEX-RN exam

  • A BSN Honors Program (more information below)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Nursing
  • First Year Colloquium
  • Human Biology
  • Nutrition & Disease Prevention
  • Pathophysiology
  • Probability & Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Nursing Interventions
  • Pharmacology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Our application is conveniently located online for you to complete at your own pace. There is a $35, non-refundable fee. 
  • Submit an up-to-date version of your resume or CV.
  • Write an essay explaining why you are interested in pursuing this degree. Your essay should be two to three pages in length, typed, and double-spaced.
  • Your writing sample should be no longer than 500 words.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official High School transcripts of GED Certification
  • Official transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    57928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57928 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    57928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57928 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Washington, D. C.

  • 1705 - 2980 USD/month
    Living Costs

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