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Nursing: Second Bachelor's Degree Sequence, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) , FL,
The Nursing: Second Bachelor's Degree Sequence is offered by the University of South Florida.This is a full-time, limited access program, as mandated by the State, and is structured sequentially. Admission is competitive.

About

The Nursing: Second Bachelor's Degree Sequence at University of South Floridais for students who have a baccalaureate degree in another field and a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.00. 

Students with an awarded Bachelor's degree and who have completed all the nursing pre-requisite courses may be considered for admission into the Second Bachelor's Degree sequence; upon completion, students will earn a second bachelor's degree. 

This is a full-time limited access program, as mandated by the state, and is structured sequentially. Admission is competitive.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pathophysiology for Nursing Practice
  • Pharmacology in Nursing Practice
  • Fundamentals of Nursing Practice & Foundations for Clinical Judgment
  • Nursing Fundamentals Clinical
  • Physical Exam & Assessment
  • Ethical Legal Aspects of Nursing & Health Care

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:

            550

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          • Minimum required score:

            6.5

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          Academic Requirements

          • Admission to the University of South Florida
          • Application to the College of Nursing prior to the published deadline for the intended term of entry
          • Completion of all nursing pre-requisite courses by the published deadline for the intended term of entry
          • Completion of first bachelor's degree, from a regionally accredited institution, by the published application deadline for the intended term of entry
          • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on all undergraduate work
          • Submission of a personal statement and responses to admission questions. See the Application Requirements document for more information

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            17324 USD/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 17324 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
          • In-State Applies to you

            6410 USD/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 6410 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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          Living costs for Tampa

          • 1122 - 1960 USD/month
            Living Costs

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