Doctor of Nursing
Practice

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Our bachelor's degree in nursing is design for licensed registered nurses who graduated from an accredited program awarding an associate degree or a diploma in nursing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7.
Financial aid is available.
Students who complete the program are well equipped to pursue a master's degree or doctorate in nursing.
Our flexible program builds on the foundation of your previous experiences to provide an educational and competitive edge in your field.
Using a holistic approach to education, we prepare you to address the future health needs of various populations.
Our Program

Quality. Value.
Convenience.

Pricing
$9,000*

Pricing

$9,000 for nurses from non-partner institutions. $7,000 for nurses from partner institutions
*Pricing reflects cost of nursing curriculum only

Flexibility

Complete program in as few as 12 months with six different start dates per year

Benefits

Preferred tuition rate for nurses at partner institutions extends to spouses and family members as well as members of the military

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Connect With Your Future.

To earn the B.S. in nursing, students complete 128 credits. Students are automatically granted 58 credits for their prior educational preparation as a registered nurse. Other coursework taken at other institutions or during the licensing process may also be eligible for transfer. Students must take a minimum of 30 credits at Salve Regina to earn their bachelor’s degree. Applicants must have an RN license that is currently in good standing. A minimum GPA of 2.7 is required. All qualified students are eligible for admission to Salve Regina regardless of race, color, age, sex, disability, religion or national origin.

Comparison

Discover the Difference

Salve Regina University

$7,000
$233 / nursing credit hour
12 Months

Quinnipiac University

$18,080
$565 / nursing credit hour
24 Months

Curry College

$10,125
$375 / nursing credit hour
24 Months

University of Rhode Island

$9,450
$318 / nursing credit hour
15 Months

Coursework

Nursing Curriculum

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Required courses

nur148a

Transition into Professional Nursing

nur216a

Nursing Informatics

nur332a

Holistic Health Assessment and Promotion

nur336a

Research and Evidence-Based Practice

nur436a

Families in Transition: Aging and End of Life

nur437a

Experiential Learning: Aging and End of Life

nur444a

Public Health and Disaster Response

nur446a

Leadership and Management

nur451a

Nursing Capstone Experience

nur475a

Experiential Learning: Public Health and Disaster Response

Co-Requisite Courses & General Education Curriculum

unv102a

University Seminar II

sta173a

Statistics (Must be taken before NUR336A)

rts225

Quest for the Ultimate

phl225

Quest for the Good Life

rts337a

Biomedical Ethics

eng216a

Literature and Medicine

soa249a

Social Sciences (SOC) -
Global Health: Society, Medicine and the Body

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Visual and Performing Arts - Public Speaking

his313

American Immigrant Experience

phl125

Philosophy of the Human Person

Educational Excellence. Progressive Approach.

Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1934, Salve Regina University is a Catholic institution known for excellence in learning and fueling the imagination of students to bring forward progressive ideas that marry intellect and spiritual growth.

Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, we enroll nearly 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe. Our programs are designed to support a world that is harmonious, just, and merciful by integrating student experience and personal values with competency in theory and in practice.