Nursing - Accelerated, B.Sc. | South Dakota State University | Brookings, United States
12 months
Duration
376 USD/credit 45120 USD/year
376 USD/credit 45120 USD/year
259 USD/credit 31080 USD/year
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About

The Nursing - Accelerated program at South Dakota State University admits students who already have a 4-year degree to become nurses. Graduates are prepared to practice in both hospital and non-hospital settings and have the foundation for advanced study in nursing. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The curriculum includes university core requirements, major support courses in communication and the social, physical, and biological sciences, and nursing major courses. 

This education provides the foundation for the development of professional knowledge, critical thinking, ethical decision-making, leadership skills and pursuit of high standards in health care to influence quality health outcomes.

This Nursing - Accelerated  program at South Dakota State University  will be a good fit if you:

  • Like to work with others and help people
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Have an aptitude in science and math
  • Are interested in caring for people's health
  • Are a good problem solver

Career Opportunities

  • Nurse
  • Nurse practitioner (requires additional educational preparation)
  • Nurse anesthetist (requires additional educational preparation)
  • Nurse educator (requires additional educational preparation)
  • Nurse leader (requires additional educational preparation)

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human Anatomy and Lab
  • Physiology and Lab
  • First Year Seminar 
  • Human Nutrition
  • General Psychology
  • Clinical Application 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
44
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.6

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
44
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Other requirements

General requirements

For admission to SDSU, we look for one of the following academic achievements:

  • An ACT composite score or ACT superscore of 18 or SAT Math and Reading/Writing subscore total of 970 or
  • Level 3 or higher on Math and English Language Arts Smarter Balance Assessment or
  • A high school cumulative GPA of 2.6 or higher or
  • A ranking in the top 60 percent of graduating class.

Students should also complete the following core courses with a “C” average or above:

  • 4 years of English (or ACT English subscore of 18 or above).
  • 3 years of advanced math—Algebra I and higher (or ACT math subscore of 20).
  • 3 years of laboratory science (or ACT science reasoning subscore of 17).
  • 3 years of social science (or ACT reading subscore of 17).
  • 1 year of fine arts (or AP Fine Arts score of 3 or above) Includes vocal, instrumental and studio arts.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    45120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 376 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    45120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 376 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    31080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 259 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Brookings

1085 - 1888 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.

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