Bachelor of Science in Nursing / Program Details

Program Title:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Program Code:
Level of Study:
BSc in Nursing
Final Qualification:
BSc in Nursing
School of Nursing
Other Department(s) involved in teaching the program:
School of Medicine & School of Science
Mode of Attendance) e.g., full time):
Full time
Duration of the Program:
4 years
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Entrance Requirements:
To join the BSc program at the faculty of Nursing The University of Jordan, the following requirements should be applied (competitive acceptance) :
1.    A student with a high school certificate (Jordanian General Secondary Certificate (Tawjihi))/ Scientific or General Health education stream or official equivalent.
2.    The minimum GPA of secondary school certificate for enrollment in the faculty of Nursing must not be less than 70%.
3.    A student with a foreign certificate (British GCE, American SAT, International baccalaureate…etc) needs to submit an equivalent to their certificate issued by the Ministry of Education in Jordan, whether the certificate is obtained inside Jordan or abroad.
4.  A student with a Community College Diploma/ Nursing (C.C.D) or equivalent with average at (C.C.D) must not be less than 68%. If a student has obtained the (C.C.D) from abroad he/she needs to equalize the diploma from The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Jordan and pass the admission test placed by Al-Balqa Applied University.
Program regulations:
The program follows the regulations of the University of Jordan, for granting BSc degree and other regulations and bylaws concerning with students ( see link below for more details:
No. of approval by the Ministry of Higher Education:
Date of approval by the Ministry of Higher Education:

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Program Director:
Name: Dr. Areej Othman
Phone Number: 5355000 Ext.: 23111