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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

The mission of the Cedar Crest College undergraduate nursing program is to prepare professional nurses by building on a foundation firmly grounded in the liberal arts. A Cedar Crest College nursing education fosters development of the whole person while cultivating commitment to lifelong learning. Nursing graduates are empowered to assume leadership roles in a global society.

The Cedar Crest College Nursing Department is housed in the Hamilton Boulevard Building. The 36,500 square foot building includes: a maternal child health lab, 2 health assessment labs (undergraduate and graduate level), an adult acute care lab and a nursing fundamentals lab. The labs simulate a wide variety of nursing practice environments such as the hospital setting, doctor’s office and a client’s home environment for simulation in community and home care situations. Additionally, the simulation center contains 4 high fidelity acute care hospital rooms; 2 in a traditional medical surgical setting and 2 in a more contemporary high acuity style as well as a simulated operating room complete with anesthesia & emergency equipment. The labs and simulation areas boast state-of-the-art simulation technologies including numerous high fidelity manikins, an automated/computerized medication dispensing cabinet, technologies for computerized charting, and more. Classrooms are convertible for small and large groups. A computer room is available for student drop-in use and the building provides high speed wireless internet throughout.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Principles of Human Nutrition
  • Probability & Statistics
  • General Psychology
  • Health Promotion
  • Pharmacology
  • Leadership in Nursing
  • Concepts in Professional Nursing
  • Complex Health Problems
  • Health Assessment

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    59

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General Requirements

To be considered for admission into Cedar Crest College, students must complete a high school curriculum including four years of English, three years of History, three years of Math, and two years of a lab science. To apply as a first-year student:

  • Official high school transcripts
  • Personal essay
  • Recommendation form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38616 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38616 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Allentown

  • 1110 - 1620 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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