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Nursing (RN-BSN-MSN Completion), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
Online
With Concordia’s BSN Completion program, get the Christ-centered, faith-focused accreditation you need, while you work, in as little as 18 months.

About

The BSN Completion program gives you an opportunity to achieve your ambitions without disrupting your life. Our program is flexible and builds on the foundation of your previous RN experience. Take one class at a time, online, or at one of our 10 CUW centers. Earn your BSN in as little as 18 months, while you continue working. You’ll benefit from all the hallmarks of our quality program: our dedicated and expert faculty; our classroom, laboratory, and simulation experiences; and our case-study approach to learning, with minimal lectures and an emphasis on hands-on student discovery.

At Concordia, you will be well prepared to lead with ethical, professional excellence, and Christian care and concern. Our curriculum will give you a hands-on, multidisciplinary education, which will set you apart. Our nurses are globally-minded men and women who transform lives and influence communities through Christ-like service and leadership.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

For more information visit the program website.

English Language Requirements

  • 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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  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 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

  • Current resume of educational and professional experience
  • A formal admission essay
  • RN License
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who are familiar with your nursing skills – the letter is to be submitted on letterhead or follow this link for a graduate recommendation form.
  • Certified Background Check with Castle Branch– click here for directions on how to complete this requirement (note: copies of your CPR Certification and your RN License will also need to be uploaded directly to the Castle Branch website – also required is completion and submission of the BID form)
  • ALL official college transcripts from ALL schools you previously attended

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28330 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    28330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28330 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
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Funding

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