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Students from the Nursing (Four Year BSN) program at the University of Kentucky graduate with a solid foundation of nursing knowledge obtained through a combination of classroom, laboratory, and supervised clinical setting instruction. The College of Nursing fosters a diverse and inclusive learning environment for all students while promoting health and health care services in our local and global communities.

Learning may take place in the classroom, a laboratory or a supervised clinical setting where you receive hands-on learning experiences from top nurse leaders in the College. 

Undergraduate nursing students have the option to enroll as nursing practice interns, nursing research interns or nursing skills lab interns to enrich their understanding of a topic of interest to them. 


The program is carefully designed with our students’ best interests in mind. Our nurses enter the field as adaptable leaders in a variety of settings, including:

Career opportunities:

  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Nurse Anesthetist
  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Travel Nursing
  • Nursing Advocacy
  • Trauma Nursing
  • Military Nurse
  • Case Management Nurse
  • Perinatal Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations for Professional Nursing 
  • Assessment and Health Promotion Across the Lifespan 
  • Microbiology   
  • Nutrition
  • Pathopharmacology 
  • Professional Nursing Care - Adults 
  • Statistics

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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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General Requirements

  • Complete UK International Application for Undergraduate Admission or Common Application
  • Application processing fee (non-refundable)
  • Copy of passport
  • Official transcripts in English
  • Bank Statement 
  • Submit Sponsor Guarantee Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30680 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    12360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12360 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lexington-Fayette

  • 900 - 1400 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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