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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 14 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Oklahoma City, OK, United States
The Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) program from the University of Oklahoma is tailored for individuals who want to pursue a career in nursing and already have a bachelor’s or higher degree in a non-nursing major.
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Overview

About

Upon successful completion of the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing Baccalaureate Degree Program from the  from the University of Oklahoma, the graduate will be prepared to:

  • Provide entry-level safe, competent, ethical care to culturally diverse individuals, families and populations across health care settings and across the lifespan.
  • Function effectively as a member of the Nursing Profession and as a member of an interdisciplinary healthcare team.
  • Practice professional nursing based on current evidence.
  • Assume accountability for evaluation and improvement of nursing practice.
  • Integrate the safe and confidential use of information technology and health care technology into one’s practice as a professional nurse.

Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate program at The Fran and Earl Ziegler College of Nursing at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 14 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Clinical Nursing 
  • Human Experience in Health & Common Illness
  • Health Assessment
  • Introduction to Professional Nursing
  • Human Experience of Disability
  • Pharmacology in Nursing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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.

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

  • A grade of "C" or better in all prerequisite courses.
  • Credit hour transfer requirements must be met for each prerequisite course.
  • The University of Oklahoma is on a Semester credit-hour system. Students completing coursework at an institution on a Quarter credit-hour system are advised that coursework will transfer based on a 0.67 transfer rate. For example: a 3 credit-hour course on the Quarter credit-hours system will transfer as 2.01 Semester credit- hours and will not meet the transfer credit hour requirement for most prerequisite courses. P

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 USD per year and a duration of 14 months.
  • National

    27727 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27727 USD per year and a duration of 14 months.
  • In-State

    12346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12346 USD per year and a duration of 14 months.
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Living costs for Oklahoma City

  • 911 - 1460 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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