The BSN program at Jay College of Health Sciences Inc. prepares graduates to enter professional positions in a variety of care settings with clients of all ages from diverse populations. Students are prepared to become nurses who will improve individual, family, and community health and wellness by applying acquired skills and knowledge to their practice.
The BSN program combines traditional classroom work with the use of technologies, simulations and learning through service to the community. With a BSN degree from Jay College of Health Sciences Inc. graduates are able to propel their careers from caregiver to manager and beyond.
The BSN curriculum is is designed to enhance and advance the student's professional nursing career, and fully incorporates the institution’s mission and vision, professional nursing standards and guidelines, and the nursing faculty’s experiences and beliefs concerning person, health, environment, nursing, and nursing education.
Students receive didactic, simulation, and practicum training in each of the required nursing competencies:
All courses are offered on campus.
To be considered for acceptance into the program, applicants must meet some initial requirements:
Applicants must also be proficient in verbal and written English. All programs are conducted in the English language.
PROGRAM ENTRY POINTS:
The BSN program offers three entry points into the full-time program, which is offered in the traditional classroom setting.
Applicants who have no previous nursing education enter the program as generic students.
Applicants who hold a current unrestricted Florida practical nursing license and who fulfill all the admissions requirements, enter the program as LPN-BSN Transition students. 10 experiential learning credits for up to 10 credit hours may be accepted.
Applicants who hold a current unrestricted license in registered nursing and who fulfill all the admissions requirements, enter the program as RN-BSN Transition students. Jay College of Health Sciences accepts a maximum of 60 lower division transfer credits towards the RN-BSN program.
Jay College of Health Sciences does not guarantee employment as a Registered Nurse upon graduation.
Tuition: (In-state - $292/credit hour; Out-of-state - $315/credit)
Generic In-State $38,836
Generic Out-of-State $41,895
LPN-BSN In-State $35,916
LPN-BSN Out-of-State $38,745
RN-BSN In-State $17,812
RN-BSN Out-of-State $19,215
* The tuition listed above is only an estimate based on a student completing a program in its entirety at Jay College of Health Sciences, Inc. The difference between the total amount listed and the amount a student might pay may be less depending on the amount of credits that a student transfers into the institution. All tuition fees are subject to change.
Entrance Exam $35
Externship Fees $4,000
Other Costs $600
Generic BSN - 36 months
LPN-BSN - 24 months
RN-BSN - 12 months