48 months
31905 USD/year
31905 USD/year
9942 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


With a national reputation for excellence, the University of Iowa’s College of Nursing is one of the premier institutions in the country for nursing education. The bachelor degree in Nursing is offered by The University of Iowa.


About Nursing at The University of Iowa

The college’s innovative program combines in-depth learning with extensive patient contact. We work in cooperation with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) – one of the largest teaching and research hospitals in the country – to provide excellent clinical experiences throughout your plan of study.

At The University of Iowa, we offer a bachelor degree in Nursing. In partnership with UIHC, the college operates the state-of-the-art Nursing Clinical Education Center, which features clinical labs where students practice sophisticated and complex nursing care in specialty and clinical situations.

The College of Nursing is an integral part of the University of Iowa Health Sciences Campus, sharing in and contributing to teaching, research, and patient care that have earned international recognition. Faculty and students participate fully in university life and contribute their time, interests, and abilities to the many activities of a major research university.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Ensure delivery of safe quality nursing care to diverse individuals, families, groups, communities and populations throughout the lifespan and across systems of care.
  • Integrate theoretical and scientific knowledge gained from natural and social sciences and culture, society and the liberal arts into nursing.
  • Demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills across systems of care to promote quality health outcomes.
  • Use the best evidence from multiple ways of knowing to inform practice to make clinical judgments, solve problems and address systems improvements.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of how health care policy, regulation, resource stewardship, technology and economics impact nursing practice and quality health outcomes.
  • Use effective interprofessional communication and collaboration strategies to promote quality health outcomes.
  • Apply health promotion and disease prevention strategies to diverse individuals, families, groups, communities and populations to promote quality health outcomes.
  • Demonstrate professional values fundamental to the discipline of nursing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Aging Matters: Introduction to Gerontology
  • Human Development and Behavior
  • Nursing and Pharmacological Interventions I
  • Health Assessment and Communication Across the Lifespan
  • Clinical Simulation Laboratory I
  • Clinical Concepts for Nursing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National Students (Spring) - We make admission decisions on a rolling basis beginning in September based on college-specific admission requirements.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an application
  • Pay the $40 application fee
  • Upload your academic records
  • If your first language is not English: Have the testing agency send us your TOEFL, IELTS or PTE score, if applicable, based on our English Proficiency Requirements
  • Have your ACT or SAT score sent to us by the testing agency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31905 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31905 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31905 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31905 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9942 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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