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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Watervliet, NY, United States
The Nursing program of Siena College opens the door to one of the most fulfilling and admirable careers out there. It’s a program focused on caring, innovation and leadership at a college that holds service to others in the highest regard.
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Overview

Key Features

Hospitals, public health agencies, outpatient facilities and community organizations are just a few of the health care settings that are seeking bachelor’s-prepared nurses. In fact, they’re all part of a nationwide push to increase the number of bachelor’s-prepared nurses in the workforce to 80 percent over the next few years.

The Nursing program of Siena College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, as well as the New York State Board of Regents.

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:

  • Concepts of Professional Nursing Practice for the Registered Nurse 
  • Research to Promote Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
  • Health Assessment and Promotion across the Lifespan
  • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for Nursing Practice
  • Caring and Advocating for the Older Adult
  • Health Policy in Nursing Practice

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    65

    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:

    5.5

    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.

General Requirements

  • Complete an online application
  • Send all transcripts and school results from each secondary school and post-secondary school that you have attended
  • Submit a personal essay of 1-2 pages describing your interest in Siena College and your goals for studying in the United States
  • Submit one letter of recommendation
  • The SAT and ACT are optional
  • Non-native English speakers are required to submit an English proficiency score from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) examination or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19600 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    39200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19600 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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