The Undergraduate Transfer Program - Nursing provides a customized path to earning your bachelor's degree at The University of Alabama at Birmingham.
You won't repeat course work and will receive additional academic, language and cultural support to help you excel at a US university.
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1 - 3 Semesters
19-32 credit hours apply from Pathway
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.Schedule TOEFL®
You need the following GPA score:
Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
English language requirements:
1 Semester: TOEFL 77, IELTS 6.0, PTEA 51, IELA 176, Duolingo 70
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham is committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. The University of Alabama at Birmingham awards scholarships for the Pathway programs in amounts that are typically up to $5,000 per year per qualified student.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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