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Nursing, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
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The Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Mercy College New York offers traditional face-to-face classes. Clinical learning experiences will be conducted via a state-of-the-art simulation laboratory as well as traditional, hands-on, instructor-supervised training in Westchester County and New York City health care facilities.

This education experience will provide the preparation needed for the challenging and diverse health care needs of our community and throughout the United States. Upon successful completion, students will earn a baccalaureate degree, be eligible to take the NCLEX-RN licensure examination and be qualified for admission to graduate nursing programs.

Nursing - Traditional Program Fast Facts

  • Highly interactive mannequins are housed in the Clinical Skills and Simulation Lab, which students utilize in order to gain experience, refine fundamental skills, establish priorities and safely apply learned concepts
  • Experienced dedicated and caring faculty with clinical certifications and expertise in designated specialties

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis except for a few graduate programs. 

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    122 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Microbiology Lecture
  • Microbiology Lab
  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Pharmacology for Nurses
  • Pediatric & Parent Child Nursing
  • Medical Surgical Nursing I
  • Medical Surgical Nursing II
  • Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing
  • Path/Clinic Reasoning Nursing
  • Health Assessment and Health Promotion

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Foreign Academic Credential Evaluation (and/or official American transcripts)
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores, or accepted proof of English language proficiency (if English is not your native language)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9196 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    18392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9196 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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