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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

A solid career in Nursing starts with a strong educational foundation. Earning a BSN degree can help you to become marketable in this competitive field and can provide you the opportunity for career enhancement. Tge CCNE-accredited program is taught by experienced nurses who can help you to develop the skills you need to make the most of your career. 

Learning outcomes

The program is geared toward developing your teaching skills as well as your ability to motivate and train nursing staff. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to the Profession of Nursing
  • Principles of Assessment Lab
  • Principles of Assessment
  • Pharmacotherapeutics I
  • Fundamentals of Nursing

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

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

  • Students interested in pursuing the BSN degree are eligible for general entry to the Bachelor Science in Nursing Program by meeting requirements for entry into South University.
  • Students must meet all prerequisite requirements to be considered for admission to the professional phase of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17014 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    17014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17014 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Tampa

  • 1122 - 1960 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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