• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The baccalaureate program is designed to serve licensed registered nurses from state-approved associate or diploma nursing programs who are prepared to focus on their professional and career development.Students may attend the SUNY Poly program on a full-time or part-time basis. The nursing program is offered in a hybrid format with all courses accessible online through the SUNY Learning Network (SLN). All nursing courses will include some synchronous classes. Some of the synchronous classes may be attended in person on the Utica campus and all will be available online via your computer. The amount of synchronous class work will depend on the content of each course and vary according to the needs of the courses. Technological needs to access the course content will minimally include a computer with webcam and microphone ability (the use of a wired headset is recommended.)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    129 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Introductory Psychology
  • Microbiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Public Health Nursing Science 
  • Theoretical Bases for Professional Nursing

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: B

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

  • Generally, first-year applicants should carry at least a B/B+ average in a college-preparatory program 
  • an SAT score in the 1160-1290 range (or approximately a 24-27 composite ACT score). 
  • Admission is based on high school average,
  • All applicants are reviewed on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8325 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8325 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Utica

  • 854 - 1870 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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