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Nursing, BSN

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Nursing and healthcare are consistently evolving with new technology, research and legislation that change patient care on a daily basis. With Webster's nursing degree programs, students learn and apply the latest nursing theory and research, which also prepares them to teach, develop, and provide the best nursing practice.

About

The bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) program is designed for the registered nurse who wishes to advance his or her knowledge in nursing, the sciences, and the liberal arts. The program helps the registered nurse develop analytic and communication skills for professional excellence.

The BSN curriculum focuses on holistic health promotion for the individual student, the profession, the individual client, the family, groups, and the community. There is a strong emphasis on the nurse's personal development, the needs and future of the profession, and the broad, accountable nursing role that is needed and expected by today's health care consumer. The program prepares the registered nurse for generalist nursing practice. A variety of faculty members, student experiences, and learning environments are used to meet program and individual student goals.

Accreditation

The RN-BSN program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts of Professional Nursing
  • Lifespan Health Assessment for RNs
  • Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses
  • Health Promotion and Education
  • Interprofessional Collaboration
  • Organizational and Systems Leadership
  • Population Health: Clinical Prevention with Families and Communities
  • Health Care Policy, Finance, and Regulatory Environments

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • 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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • 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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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Academic Requirements

  • Applicants most likely to be accepted will have a cumulative grade-point average of a "B," rank in the top half of their graduating class, and score a 21 or higher on the ACT or a 1000 or higher on the SAT (composite score of critical reading and math).
  • If English is not your first language, students will need to submit proof of English skill.
  • Official Transcripts: To be official, the transcript should be sent directly from your school to Webster University in a sealed envelope. 
  • Essay or Resume: 300-500 word essay on a topic of your choice.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26900 USD/year
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  • National

    26900 USD/year
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Living costs for Webster Groves

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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