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Nursing

Westfield State University

48 months
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7050 USD/year
7050 USD/year
970 USD/year
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About

Nursing from Westfield State University integrates the University’s core requirements with additional courses in the humanities, physical and social sciences, providing you with a strong liberal arts foundation for professional nursing. 

Overview

At Nursing from Westfield State University labs will help you transfer theoretical knowledge to direct nursing interventions, while a wide variety of health care and community agencies will serve as placements for your clinical practice.

Graduates with Nursing from Westfield State University will be able to:

  • Integrate knowledge from the humanities, physical and social sciences and to recognize and to support diversity in the practice of nursing.
  • Use evidence-based skilled nursing practice to promote, maintain and restore health across the life-span to individuals, families and groups in a variety of health care settings.
  • Become beginning professional nurses who embody legal, cultural and ethical understanding to deliver patient centered care in a collaborative, caring and safe manner.
  • Utilize critical thinking skills to formulate skillful, caring nursing interventions to effectively meet health care challenges for individuals, families and/or communities.
  • Utilized current gerontological knowledge to maintain and restore health to aging clients or to support a peaceful end-of-life.
  • Value and confidently use appropriate health care technologies to enhance the care of patients.
  • Model an understanding of the role of the professional nurse as a leader who recognizes the importance of effective communication skills, the understanding of resource demands, the promotion of teamwork and the need to be flexible and delegate appropriately to achieve quality patient outcomes,
  • Demonstrate a spirit of inquiry, an understanding of self and a commitment to life-long learning.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Microbiology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology 
  • English Composition II: Writing About Texts
  • Psychology
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Lifespan Development
  • Race and Ethnic Relations 
  • Nursing Care of the Adult and Older Adult 
  • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 
  • Sociology of Aging
  • Nursing Care of Children and Familes
  • Nursing Care of Perinatal Women and Newborns
  • Advanced Principles of Professional Nursing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and fee
  • Official high school transcript(s)
  • SAT and/or ACT scores
  • College Essay (optional)
  • Letters of Recommendation (optional)
  • English Proficiency
  • Certification of Finances Form 
  • Photocopy of the applicant’s current passport
  • 3.0 GPA (recalculated by the Admission Office) or higher;
  • Cumulative average of B (3.0) or higher in all high school science classes.

Technological requirements

  • 3.0 GPA (recalculated by the Admission Office) or higher;
  • Cumulative average of B (3.0) or higher in all high school science classes.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7050 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7050 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7050 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 970 USD per year during 48 months.

Funding

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