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Nursing

The University of Akron

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
15500 USD/year
15500 USD/year
11635 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Registered nursing is the largest health care occupation — the Nursing program of The University of Akron prepares health care professionals with whom patients come in contact.

Overview

Nursing Fundamentals

The comprehensive Nursing program of The University of Akron is based on professional standards and includes:

  • education in nursing
  • humanities
  • social, cultural, physical and natural sciences
  • operational clinical decision-making

Our Faculty

  • are innovative and interactive
  • use multimedia technology to enhance classroom learning

Career Opportunities

An undergraduate degree in nursing provides the foundation to work in a variety of settings or pursue advanced degrees. Registered nurses work in:

  • hospital departments such as surgery, maternity, emergency room or pediatrics
  • doctors’ offices
  • clinics and emergency medical centers
  • nursing homes
  • home health care
  • government and private agencies
  • schools, clinics and community settings
  • teaching and promoting health care issues
  • occupational health at work sites

Career Outlook 

Job opportunities for RNs are growing, in response to America's aging population.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Introduction to General, Organic & Biochemistry
  • Introduction to Nursing
  • Pathophysiology for Nurses
  • Health Assessment
  • Nursing Pharmacology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

123 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
71
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
48
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official Secondary School Transcripts
  • Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Official SAT/ACT (Optional, required only for scholarships and direct admission)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11635 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11635 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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