• Application Deadline
  • 30 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) Orlando, FL, United States| Online
As a graduate of the Nursing program of University of Central Florida, you will be eligible to become an RN and provide comprehensive care in a variety of healthcare settings.
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Overview

The Nursing program of University of Central Florida is nationally accredited and available at three campus locations in Central Florida. This limited-access, upper-division program prepares students for entry-level practice as well as advancement into leadership and graduate studies.

Curriculum

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) curriculum is very demanding with a strong emphasis on the sciences.

The BSN degree also includes service-learning courses with clinical rotations in culturally diverse, medically underserved communities, as well as clinical rotations in long-term care facilities, hospitals and other healthcare agencies. All nursing courses are offered during the day, while some clinical rotations may take place at night or on the weekends.

The BSN curriculum provides a strong foundation for entry-level nursing practice and advancement into leadership positions and graduate studies. A nurse with a BSN degree provides comprehensive care in a variety of acute, community and rehabilitative settings.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 30 months
  • Credits
    90 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Assessment 
  • Health Assessment Lab
  • Essentials of Nursing Practice
  • Pathophysiology for Nursing Practice 
  • Nursing Care of the Adult: Clinical Practice
  • Nursing Care of Families

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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:

    6.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    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

  • Complete and submit the online application
  • Official transcripts, graduation certificates and/or leaving exam results for all international and U.S.  secondary schools (high schools) attended. Refer to our Country Reference Guide for a list of secondary school credentials required by country.
  • Certified literal translation for any documentation submitted in a language other than English, if applicable
  • All official AICE, AP, Cambridge AS/A level scores, CLEP and IB scores, if applicable
  • Official SAT or ACT
  • Submit proof of English proficiency, if required
  • Submit required immigration documentation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20980 USD per year and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    20980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20980 USD per year and a duration of 30 months.
  • In-State

    5954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5954 USD per year and a duration of 30 months.
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Living costs for Orlando

  • 1111 - 1940 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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