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RN to BSN, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New Castle, DE, United States| Online
The Wilmington University Bachelor of Science in RN to BSN at Wilmington University provides students who hold a nursing diploma or an associate degree in nursing with increased knowledge in the field of nursing. Students will gain additional practicum experience and the leadership skills necessary to advance in the dynamic health care industry.
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Overview

Registered RN to BSN at Wilmington University who have completed basic nursing education with either a nursing diploma or an associate degree have the opportunity to continue their education at Wilmington University and earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) degree. The purpose of the program is to increase knowledge and skills as well as to provide opportunities to explore attitudes and values related to professional nursing practice.

At the completion of the B.S.N. program, graduating students will:

  • Use critical thinking as a basis for identifying health-related needs of individuals, families, and communities.
  • Synthesize knowledge from the humanities and physical, behavioral, and nursing sciences to provide nursing care to clients across the life span in a variety of health care settings.
  • Incorporate theoretical perspectives into nursing practice.
  • Demonstrate skill and commitment in the role of teacher.
  • Apply research findings to nursing practice.
  • Provide leadership for the continuing development of the nursing profession.
  • Integrate ethical, legal, and economic accountability into professional nursing practice.
  • Participate in designing nursing roles to meet societal and community health care needs.
  • Demonstrate commitment to self-directed, lifelong learning to promote personal and professional development.
  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication.
  • Access, use, and evaluate information effectively and appropriately. Use technology to effectively locate and communicate information.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • National students - Rolling admission
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Speaking
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Lifespan Development

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    46

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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.

General Requirements

  • Wilmington University Application for Admission

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • Copy of Permanent Resident Card

  • Official Transcripts from United States institutions

Tuition Fee

  • International

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 419 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 419 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    381 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 381 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New Castle

  • 1000 - 1500 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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