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Nursing, B.S.N.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1262 (BCR) Fort Worth, TX, United States
A career in nursing is challenging, rewarding and offers incredible opportunities for growth. Texas Christian University Nursing makes sure its graduates have all of those elements. From the moment you walk into our Health Professions Learning Center, you’ll get an idea of what makes Texas Christian University Nursing special. 
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Overview

Get ready for a fulfilling career in Nursing, no matter where you choose to practice. Our Nursing program will enhance your critical thinking, clinical reasoning, and decision-making acumen. You’ll develop your skills in our simulation and practice labs using state-of-the-art technology to prepare you for patient care before entering the hospital setting.

If you’re especially ambitious and have a strong academic record and work ethic, the accelerated BSN program from Texas Christian University might be for you. 

Today’s health care environment requires technical skill, compassion, integrity and ethical leadership.The HPLC’s dedicated simulation staff and cutting-edge technology provide a learning experience you just won’t find anywhere else.

Career Prospects

  • Registered nurse is ranked eight in growth potential by USA Today.
  • The median annual income for registered nurses is $69,000 per year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Member of the Research & Evidence Based Practice Community
  • Clinical Reasoning and Simulation
  • Microbiology of Human Disease

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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Essay
  • Counselor Evaluation/Recommendation
  • Teacher Evaluation/Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT Scores (optional)
  • English Proficiency (International Applicants Only)
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Early Decision Agreement (Early Decision Applicants Only)
  • Optional Application Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fort Worth

  • 1071 - 1680 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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