RN to BSN

Stepping on a focused route to success

Texila American University's RN to BSN program is a unique course designed for Registered Nurses. The evolving health care sector has a huge demand for nursing professionals who can adapt to the changes and upgrade themselves. This advanced standing nursing program in the Caribbean enables nurses with Registered Nursing (RN) Certification to take a leap in their career by obtaining the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

Since nursing is an integral part of the health care delivery system, TAU's top accelerated nursing program has a highly innovative curriculum. The main objectives of this Caribbean RN to BSN program are:

  • To prepare nurses for varied roles such as clinical nurse specialist, nurse educator, nurse administrator, nurse anesthetist, nurse practitioner, nurse researcher, and nurse midwife
  • To focus on clinical practices that enable nurses to apply their classroom knowledge in real-life clinical settings
  • To provide NCLEX-RN Examination Training that assists nurses to carry out their clinical practices in the USA

Every term of TAU's advanced standing nursing program in the Caribbean focuses on honing the skills of the nurses. As an affordable nursing school in the Caribbean, TAU 

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Eligibility criteria for the course

  • Eligibility

    Candidates eligible for TAU's RN to BSN program are:

      • Nurses with Registered Nursing (RN) Certification
      • Nurses who have completed 3-year Diploma in Nursing
      • Nurses who have an Associate Degree in Nursing

  • Curriculum
    Course Code Semesters Credit Hrs Laboratory Credit Hrs Total
      Third Year, Semester 2      
    NUR 205 Health Assessment 3–45 hrs   3
    NUR 210 Strategies of Health Teaching 3–45 hrs   3
    NUR 211 Pathopharmacology 3–45 hrs   3
    NUR 301 Community Health Nursing 3–45 hrs   3
        12   12
     
      Fourth Year, Semester 1      
    NUR 305 Medical and Surgical Nursing 3–45 hrs   3
    NUR 307 Pediatric Nursing 3–45 hrs   3
    RBSN 401 Clinical Nursing Practice 3–45 hrs   3
    RBSN 402 Population and Global Health Care 3–45 hrs   3
    RBSN 403 Evidence Based Practice 3–45 hrs   3
        15   15
     
      Fourth Year, Semester 2      
    NUR 401 Mental Health Nursing 3–45 hrs   3
    NUR 403 Nursing Research and Biostatistics 4–60 hrs   4
    NUR 404 Nursing Informatics and Communication Technology 3–45 hrs   3
    NUR 405 Professional Leadership and Management (Management of Nursing Service and Education) 3–45 hrs   3
        13   13
      Total Credit Hours     40
     
      Clinical      
      Hospital Clinical Hours   400 hrs 400
      Community Hours   200 hrs 200
      Total     600

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  • Is a nursing graduate from TAU eligible to practice in the USA?

    Students graduating with a Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) degree from TAU become eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). By passing this examination, students obtain the opportunity to carry out their nursing practice in the USA.

  • What are the facilities available for clinical training in nursing at TAU?

    TAU's innovative curriculum for nursing focuses on hands-on clinical practices that will enable nursing students to implement their classroom knowledge in real-life clinical settings.

  • Is Texila American University a recognized institution?

    Texila American University (TAU) is registered with National Accreditation Council (NAC) Guyana, Listed in Medical Council of Guyana, India, Nigeria & Many more.

  • How long does the admission procedure take place?

    The Admissions Officer (AO) at TAU will send an Acknowledgment of Receipt within two weeks of receiving your application. After ensuring that you have sent a complete application with all the required documents, the university will get your documents verified. Subsequently, a decision for a possible interview will be taken within the next two weeks. Once the interview takes place, you will be informed of the final decision within the next two weeks.

  • Are TAU students eligible to receive financial aid?

    Students enrolled under TAU are eligible for private educational loans from various private loan lenders. TAU also offers a number of full and partial scholarships to meritorious and deserving students in each semester.