B.Sc. On Campus


Point Loma Nazarene University

48 months
37600 USD/year
37600 USD/year
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Point Loma Nazarene University’s School of Nursing (SON) is highly respected in the San Diego community, so our graduates are actively sought after. 


The education you will receive from this rigorous program balances a focus on the human and spiritual aspects of nursing, as well as the physical and technical skills necessary to faithfully serve patients.

Key Features 

  • From your first semester, you will be working with patients using cutting-edge technology in a variety of clinical settings, providing you with over 1,100 clinical hours by graduation day — an advantage unique to PLNU. Our Nursing program at Point Loma Nazarene University is also set apart by the genuine care shown by our committed faculty.
  • Your professors will know you personally and hold you accountable in both your studies and in learning a healthy work-life balance that so often alludes professional nurses. Finally, you will benefit from a faith-based curriculum, an emphasis on servant leadership, and the lifelong support of our SON community.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Caring Faithfully: An Introduction to Nursing 
  • Nursing of Individuals: Adult Health 
  • Nursing of Individuals: Clinical Practicum 
  • Pharmacology in Nursing
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Microbiology of Infectious Diseases 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the Application for Admission
  • Submit Two Letters of Recommendation (one academic and one spiritual)
  • Submit Two Essays
  • Pay the $55 Application Fee Online or by Mail
  • Send Official Transcripts
  • Submit Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Request a Phone, or Skype Interview (optional but strongly recommended)
  • Submit bank statement(s) or financial support letters

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37600 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 37600 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37600 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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