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Nursing - Second Degree Accelerated Program

Concordia University Wisconsin

14 months
Duration
30060 USD/year
30060 USD/year
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About

Through the Nursing - Second Degree Accelerated Program of Concordia University Wisconsin, you can fast track your Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing, if you already hold a bachelor’s degree or higher in another field.

Overview

A second degree of caring and service

Nurses with bachelor’s degrees are in high demand, and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the profession is expected to grow 16% by 2024. At Concordia, our Bachelor’s in nursing second degree accelerated program is available for those who have already received a bachelor’s degree or higher and want to streamline their BSN experience.

Have you recently discovered a passion for nursing, but you feel stuck because you have a bachelor’s degree in business, education, or any other number of fields? Don’t toss up your hands and give up! At Concordia, if you already have a bachelor’s degree, you can get your BSN in 14 months! You get the full treatment: access to our amazing faculty, experiences in clinical, lab and simulation situations, and our incredible curriculum, which builds on a Christian foundation with web-based resources and simulations that promote active, engaged learning.

What to expect

If you choose to jump start your Nursing - Second Degree Accelerated Program of Concordia University Wisconsin, you won’t be doing it alone. Students who progress through this program are part of a cohort. They are immersed in the content, one course at a time, with clinical courses taken concurrently with the corresponding theory course. Web-based resources are used side-by-side with clinical, lab, and simulation experiences. This is the complete package. And it only takes a little over a year.

Careers

  • Emergency Room Nurse
  • Operating Room Nurse
  • Medical-Surgical Nurse

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan
  • Christian Caregiving
  • Pharmacology
  • Health Assessment Across the Lifespan
  • Fundamentals of Professional Nursing
  • Evidence-Based Nursing and Change Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Plan to apply 3-4 months prior to your intended start date.

Credits

63 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduation from the equivalent of US high school 
  • GPA equivalency of a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Proof of English language proficiency with minimum scores of 61 TOEFL, 6 IELTS or 55 PTE (students without these scores can still apply for conditional admission)
  • ACT or SAT is not required for admission, but a result will increase scholarship options

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30060 USD per year during 14 months.
  • National

    30060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30060 USD per year during 14 months.

Living costs for Mequon

1621 - 2688 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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