Tuskegee University

Nursing Programs

The BSN Program is approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing and accredited by the NLNAC. Students are exposed to a curriculum that enables them meet maximum professional and intellectual growth .This is achieved by the program being offered in an environment that encourages creativity, critical thinking and development of analytical skills. Graduates from the program can work anywhere across the globe.

The programs curriculum includes liberal arts, basic sciences and professional courses. On Successful completion of the program a student earns a baccalaureate of Science Degree in Nursing.The whole program takes a total of 139 hours covered in four academic years. The core course include: Pharmacology, Fundamentals of Nursing, Adult health, Mental Health and Nursing Research.

Admission requirements

The program is conducted in two phases. Students admitted to the university do not necessarily qualify for admission to the BSN Program. High school graduates must have a GPA of  3.00 and above, a score of 1000 or above on the SAT or its equivalent, completion of 1 unit of Biology, 1 unit of Chemistry and 2 units of Mathematics and meet the general requirements  for admission to the University.                                     

To gain admission to the professional phase, students must apply before November 10 for admission in the summer session. They must have earned a CGPA 3.0 and above, a grade of C and above in the pre nursing courses and successful completion of the TEAS exam with a score of 80% or above.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 100%
Average number of students tested annually: 10
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Tuskegee University as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 7 100 90.26
2011 9 100 88.43
2010 13 100 85.21
2009 3 100 89.47
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Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1933 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
04/01/1957 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate70%

Admissions

50%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading440 to 560
SAT: Math450 to 550
ACT Composite21 to 22
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost

$28,515

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$31,357
30k to 48k$32,265
48k to 75k$34,685
75k to 110k$31,599
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Financial Aid & Loan

33%

Recipients

$6,097

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

24%

Recipients

$3,300

Average Amount

Pell grants

75%

Recipients

$3,500

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

2,393

Undergrads

458

Graduates

1,768

Women

1,083

Men

96%

Full-time

4%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
71%
Race/ethnicity unknown
23%
White
3%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Tuskegee University
Kresge Center, 3rd Floor
Tuskegee, AL 36088
(334) 727-8011

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