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Nursing, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (ARWU) Online
Nursing from University of Louisville is designed for registered nurses with an associate degree in nursing (ADN) who need to earn their BSN to meet job requirements and industry demand.
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Overview

Nursing from University of Louisville provides a flexible, convenient and affordable way to build upon your previous education and expand your critical thinking so you can better serve your patients in today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment.

Graduates with Nursing from University of Louisville will: 

  • develop their expertise in nursing leadership
  • expand their ability to work with diverse global populations in a variety of settings. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    We admit students on a rolling basis.The preferred deadlines help you complete the application process on time.

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Evidence-based Professional Nursing
  • Nursing Research for Evidence-based Practice
  • Case Management for Individuals and Families
  • Nursing Leadership and Health Policy
  • Pathophysiology and Pharmacotherapeutics for RNs
  • Global Health: Disparities and Social Determinants 
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Community Leadership Practicum - completed in the student’s local community
  • Health Promotion for Individuals, Families and Communities
  • Leadership Project

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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:

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 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

  • Complete the undergraduate application for admission
  • Submit application fee of $25
  • Order official transcripts from previous institutions and have them sent directly to UofL
  • Associate degree in nursing (ADN)
  • Unrestricted RN license or eligibility to take NCLEX
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 on all undergraduate work (on a scale of 4.0)
  • ACT or SAT score
  • English proficiency
  • Financial statement

Getting a Student Visa

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    375 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 375 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    375 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 375 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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