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Nursing

University of West Georgia

Master Online
24 months
Duration
11220 USD/year
11220 USD/year
2892 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Nursing program of University of West Georgia offers a Master of Science in Nursing degree with role options in either education or health systems leadership.

Overview

The mission of the Nursing program of University of West Georgia is to offer high quality graduate education that prepares registered nurses for advanced practice roles in diverse health care settings, provides regional outreach related to graduate nursing education through off-campus programs, and provides a caring, supportive, personal environment for learning that:

  • Affirms the holistic nature of individuals
  • Reflects caring as the essence of nursing
  • Expects that nurses use critical thinking in decision making
  • Supports evidence-based practice
  • Utilizes disciplinary rigor to support MSN student progress toward assuming leadership and education roles

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice
    • Role of Caring Hlthcare Prof
    • Health Promotion & Advanced Health Assessment
    • Scholarly Inquiry and Data Analysis in Nursing
    • Leadership for Quality, Safety, and Health Policy
    • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

35 alternative credits

35-38

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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.
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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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required.
  • Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Earned Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program
  • Completion of a basic undergraduate statistics course with a grade of C or higher
  • Evidence of current licensure as a registered nurse (RN) in the United States and eligibility for licensure in the state of practica experience
  • GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Professional resume
  • Satisfactory certificate of immunization
  • English proficiency tests

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    2892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1446 USD per semester and a duration of 24 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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