Bachelor in Critical Care

Top 14 Bachelor Degrees in Critical Care 2017/2018

Critical Care

A bachelor’s degree is a four-year program of study that requires dedication and hard work to earn. By earning a bachelor’s degree, graduates demonstrate that they are committed, hard working, and that they have the knowledge and experience to excel within their chosen field.

What is a Bachelor in Critical Care? This educational program prepares graduates to respond effectively and efficiently in emergency medical situations. Academic topics include assessing and prioritizing patient needs, identifying critical health conditions, healthcare team communication, how to provide emergency medical attention, and patient pain management. Many programs require students to show proficiency in both the classroom and in a hands-on environment in order to graduate.

Receiving a Bachelor in Critical Care teaches students how to problem solve and how to act quickly when something must be done immediately. By developing these skills in their academic program, students enter the workplace highly trained and prepared for any contingency.

Bachelor degree programs can vary in terms of cost depending on the school, its location, and the specific program offered. It is recommended that students speak directly with any potential schools so that they can receive current tuition and scholarship information.

Graduates with a bachelor’s degree in critical care are in high demand for a number of positions within the medical field. Students may be able to find positions working in emergency medicine or intensive care, or working with critically ill patients or trauma victims. Critical care graduates may also choose to work with terminally ill patients in order to monitor their conditions and help manage their pain. Certain individuals may also decide to pursue a master’s degree program, and earning a Bachelor in Critical Care can be the first step in attaining that higher-level degree.

To learn more about how to earn a bachelor’s degree in critical care or to find out how to start your program right away, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Ponce Health Sciences University
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years February 2018 Puerto Rico Ponce

Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Two Entry Options [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. Two Entry Options 1. Direct Entry Three Years or Eight trimesters of 15-week each one 2. Upper Division Two Years or Six trimesters of 15-week each one Admissions Requirements Direct Entry Recognized High School Diploma or General Equivalency Examination (GED) Official transcripts from high school and post-secondary, if applicable Cumulative GPA of 2.5 Prerequisite high school courses 1 unit of Biology 1 unit of Chemistry 1 unit of Algebra Demonstrate English proficiency in speaking and reading by - TOEFL scores or evidence of successful completion of a year of college English Evidence of attendance at a nursing pre-admission conference Written essay indicating interest in nursing Personal interview Two letters of recommendation Immunization records and medical tests Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification Comply with essential performance standards in nursing A non-refundable application fee of $ 80.00 Criminal background screening Take the HESI A2 Exam (Health Education System, Inc.) Upper Level - Evidence of completion of the following prerequisite courses (37 credits): English Composition I and II (6 credits) Public Speaking (3 credits) College Algebra (3 credits) Statistics (3) Introduction to Psychology (3) Developmental Psychology (3) Chemistry (4 credits) Anatomy and Physiology I and II with Lab (8 credits) Microbiology with Lab (4 credits) Have completed the prerequisite courses with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 Demonstrate English proficiency in speaking and reading Evidence of attendance at a nursing pre-admission conference Written essay indicating interest in nursing Attend a personal interview Two letters of recommendation Immunization records and... [-]

Nursing

Universidad CEU - Cardenal Herrera
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Spain Valencia

Specific Competence: To be able, in the field of nursing, to provide technical and professional health care adequate to the health needs of the people they serve, according to the state of development of the scientific knowledge of each moment and with the Levels of quality and safety that are established in the applicable legal and ethical standards. [+]

Nursing degree OFFICIAL TITLE: Nursing degree DURATION / ECTS: 4 years / 240 ECTS SEATS / CAMPUS: 120 / Moncada - Alfara; 100 / Elche; 60 / Castellon IMPARTIDO EN: Spanish LEARNING OUTCOMES General competences CG1. Understanding the fundamental questions of anthropology and its connection with nursing CG2. Capar be to analyze historical texts of scientific content CG3. Acquiring a critical insight to the moral problems raised by the exercise of the health professions CG4. Knowing the ethical issues affecting the health sector CG5. Being able to analyze bioethical dilemmas and conflicts CG6. Perform an analysis and critical interpretation of the main documents of the magisterium of the church related to social issues in general and, in particular, research and medical practice. Specific Competences CE1. Being able, in the field of nursing, to provide appropriate technical and professional health care for the health needs of the people they serve, according to the state of development of scientific knowledge at any given time and quality levels and safety laid down in the laws and ethics applicable. CE2. Plan and provide nursing care directed at individuals, families or groups aimed at health outcomes evaluating their impact through guidelines for clinical practice and care, describing the processes by which it is diagnosed, treated or cared a problem of health. CE3. Know and apply the theoretical and methodological foundations and principles of nursing. EC4. Understand the interactive behavior of the person by gender, group or community, within their social and multicultural context. CE5. Design... [-]

Bachelor's in Nursing

University of Economics and Innovation in Lublin (WSEI)
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2017 Poland Lublin

The modern world, a world of patients and medical professionals is changing. This concerns the professional work of nurses, needs in the area of nursing and expectations of patients regarding this profession; the education system of this group of professionals is also changing. [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. NURSING The modern world, a world of patients and medical professionals is changing. This concerns the professional work of nurses, needs in the area of nursing and expectations of patients regarding this profession; the education system of this group of professionals is also changing. The profession of a nurse is one of the few professions of social trust. A nurse is expected to have an impeccable moral and ethical attitude from society, high personal culture, compliance and respect for patient rights and professional secrecy. Program assumptions The program assumptions define the full range of requirements, and thus the role to be performed by a student, i.e.: planning, organizing and implementing nursing care providing benefits in the range of promotion, preservation and prevention of illness providing holistic and personalized care for the sick, the disabled and the dying providing medicinal and rehabilitation services in accordance with applicable regulations; preventive, diagnostic cooperation in the role of a member of the healthcare team initiating and supporting local community health initiatives following the principles of professional ethics cooperating with professionals to ensure total care for the individual and the family communicating with the patient, his family and other professionals development of a nursing practice, critical thinking and scientific research by applying current knowledge in practice in the range of medical science, social sciences, nursing theory, legal regulations of the profession and care A graduate of first-degree studies will in practice carry out tasks related to a profession of public trust,... [-]

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Finland Pori Rauma Huittinen Kankaanpää + 1 more

The Degree Programme in Nursing will prepare you for a valued profession, in which you will be working with clients of different age groups promoting their health and wellbeing and treating their diseases. [+]

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing The Degree Programme in Nursing will prepare you for a valued profession, in which you will be working with clients of different age groups promoting their health and wellbeing and treating their diseases. Bachelor of Health Care 210 ECTS credits Intake 30 Degree Programme in Nursing Campus: Satakunnankatu 25, Pori Important Dates Application period: 10 – 25 January 2017 Entrance examination: 20 or 21 April 2017, Pori Finland (each applicant has the exam on either day) Studies starts: Autumn 2017 Apply at Studyinfo.fi Applying takes place online at Studyinfo service on 10 – 25 January 2017: Bachelor of Health Care, Nursing, full-time studies, Pori President of SAMK tells why you should come to Finland to study. ... [-]

Bachelor in Nursing

Aquinas College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Grand Rapids

Detroit Mercy offers a 4-year baccalaureate program in nursing at Aquinas College. Students begin their career path early, with direct admittance to the program as freshmen. The unique partnership between Aquinas College and Mercy Health Saint Mary’s provides students the opportunity to complete a liberal arts education with supportive coursework taught by Aquinas College faculty, [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. Why Study Nursing? Detroit Mercy offers a 4-year baccalaureate program in nursing at Aquinas College. Students begin their career path early, with direct admittance to the program as freshmen. The unique partnership between Aquinas College and Mercy Health Saint Mary’s provides students the opportunity to complete a liberal arts education with supportive coursework taught by Aquinas College faculty, while gaining hands on clinical experience clinical experience at facilities throughout West Michigan. As part of the Mercy/Jesuit tradition, our students will have the opportunity to serve the poor, underserved, vulnerable and marginalized - preparing themselves for a career of making a difference. Our program also boasts a strong mentor program that will match nursing students with upperclassmen to help them through their training. Many of our graduates go on to assume leadership roles in the workplace as well as graduate programs at schools such as University of Michigan, Duke, Rush University and Washington State. How We're Different Direct admittance to the nursing program as freshmen Strong service-learning program All faculty have terminal degree - either Ph.D. or DNP - and courses are taught by faculty, not teaching assistants Student-to-student mentoring program Nursing Major The curriculum is built upon a foundation of liberal arts and theoretical sciences. Liberal arts/general education and nursing courses will be offered at Aquinas College. The curriculum is equivalent to UDM’s. It requires four years of study, including all class work at Aquinas taught by Aquinas College and University of Detroit Mercy faculty, and... [-]

Bachelor in Nursing

Marian University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Indianapolis

The traditional four year program is for students looking to obtain the bachelor of science in nursing (BSN). The School of Nursing has a two step admission process and a direct admit program for highly qualified high school seniors. [+]

Bachelor in Nursing Traditional BSN Earn a BSN The traditional four year program is for students looking to obtain the bachelor of science in nursing (BSN). The School of Nursing has a two step admission process and a direct admit program for highly qualified high school seniors. Once admitted to the six semester clinical rotation, students will have a variety of educational experiences both in and out of the classroom. Our close proximity to downtown Indianapolis gives our students access to top notch health care facilities. Graduates from the bachelor of science in nursing are prepared to work in any nursing setting. Marian University nurses have the benefit of a strong liberal arts foundation. Curriculum General Admission to Marian University For automatic acceptance as a pre-nursing student: First time freshmen - appropriate high school GPA and test scores Transfer students - a cumulative GPA of 2.80 or higher with no attempts at any equivalent prerequisites sciences Direct Admit Direct Admit: The Leighton School of Nursing has a direct admit program for outstanding high school students. In order to be eligible for direct admission you must have at least a 3.50 High School GPA and 1100 verbal/math SAT or 24 ACT composite. After successfully completing the nursing pre-requisites and meeting the minimum admission requirements direct admits will be guaranteed a seat in the clinical portion of the nursing program. [-]

Nursing

UNESC
Campus Full time Part time 5 years August 2018 Brazil Criciúma + 1 more

The course has a nursing clinic where academics develop internal and external academic community activities such as preventive gynecological cancer and breast, nursing consultation, nursing, therapeutic groups, immunizations ... [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. Differentials Infrastructure with anatomy laboratories, physiology, biochemistry, histology, surgical techniques, technical skills and computer lab. The course has a nursing clinic where academics develop internal and external academic community activities such as preventive gynecological cancer and breast, nursing consultation, nursing, therapeutic groups, immunizations. It also has the glycemic self-monitoring programs, core violence and SOS Unesc attending first aid campus. The course has received numerous awards for its quality of education and social action, among them the stars of Editora Abril Cultural and Best Undergraduate courses of Nursing in Brazil; the approval of PET projects (Education Program at Work) Health in partnership with MS, ME, SMS and multi-residence, the latter allows its graduates to give continuity in their professional qualification with scholarships. Its faculty is composed mostly by teachers and doctors with extensive experience in the areas. Provide further advice to PAHO (Pan American Health Organization) and UNESCO Facilities for the completion of the course The student integrates the course activities may participate in research programs in related technical areas, which present scientific initiation scholarship programs, programs such as PET (Education for Work Program), internal courses and also programs linked to Article 170. Additionally, you may participate in research funding programs such as Credit Pravaler whose simulation of the monthly fee can be made in the Unesc site. What you will learn Build technical and scientific knowledge to work in promotion, prevention and health recovery in the comprehensive care perspective. You learn to understand the health-disease process... [-]

Nursing

Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 Dominican Republic Santiago Santo Domingo + 1 more

The graduate of Nursing is able to consider the human being as a holistic being, with his own needs to satisfy; sensitive, ethical and humanistic, with knowledge of comprehensive care of individuals, families and communities, with a professional competence to care for quality, warmth, efficiency, effectiveness and risk free for users. [+]

Graduate Profile The graduate of Nursing is able to consider the human being as a holistic being, with his own needs to satisfy; sensitive, ethical and humanistic, with knowledge of comprehensive care of individuals, families and communities, with a professional competence to care for quality, warmth, efficiency, effectiveness and risk free for users. He is able to communicate orally and written in English, at an advanced level, which will allow him to perform better according to the demands and needs of the globalized world, greater opportunities of insertion in the labor market, to relate with people of other cultures , access to different sources of information and broaden their view of the world. The profile integrates cognitive, intellectual, motor and affective competences. In "learning to be", the formation of an analytical nurse, critical, reflective, committed to the solution of health problems, respect for human dignity, values, national and other cultures, freedom , peace and solidarity. It promotes the interpersonal relationship that assures the confidentiality, respect for the individuality and the dignity of the person under his care. In the "learn to know" the formation of a nurse who knows the ethical and bioethical principles, social sciences, basic sciences and nursing sciences and technological innovations arises. In the "know-how" apply the principles of the basic sciences, social and nursing to provide care to people, dominates the models and theories of the nursing and the process of care as a methodological tool of the work of nursing with scientific character. It has... [-]

Bachelor of Nursing

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Nurses are responsible for determining the needs of patients and planning a nursing care plan for each appointment. [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. Career Nurses are responsible for determining the needs of patients and planning a nursing care plan for each appointment. Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 27 Language of teaching and learning- English: 5 (60%+) Mathematics : 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: Not accepted Additional Subject 1: 4 (50%+) Additional Subject 2: 4 (50%+) Additional Subject 3: 5 (60%+)* Additional Subject 4: 4 (50%+) *Recommended for additional recognised language. Admission for international applicants is subject to meeting the compliance requirements as stipulated by the Immigration Act No 13 of 2002, the regulations made there under the University’s policy. Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme due to space constraints. All applicants have to complete the NBT (National Benchmark Test) prior to admission. The result of the NBT will inform decisions taken on placement of the applicant. Life Orientation is not included when calculating APS. [-]

Bachelor In Nursing

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 10 semesters March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

Nursing is a science that is specifically in caring for the human being, individual, family and community in a comprehensive and holistic manner, developing promotional activities, protection, prevention, rehabilitation and health recovery. [+]

THE Nursing is a science that is specifically in caring for the human being, individual, family and community in a comprehensive and holistic manner, developing promotional activities, protection, prevention, rehabilitation and health recovery. Knowledge of Nursing consists of philosophical approach, to see the human being in its existential context, technology and science seeking formal logic as responsible for the correction rules and ethics as a fundamental principle to guide their actions. The hospital pole of the city of Recife is the second largest in the country consists of 417 hospitals and clinics, and is deserving given prominence by the increasing availability of health services. In order to meet the market demand, there is a need for training new nurses. Job market The labor market for nurses is wide and varied. Nurses were professionals more seconds demanded by the labor market in the last three years in Brazil. There is a very wide area and places where you can exercise your profession, for example: • General Nursing • Geriatric Nursing • Medical-Surgical Nursing • Obstetric Nursing • Pediatric Nursing • Psychiatric nursing • rescue Nursing • Occupational health nursing • Nursing public health Occupation area The nurse, indispensable professional in promoting the individual's health, can work in hospitals, in all sectors, from ICU to psychiatry through physical examinations and interviews and makes the nursing diagnosis to establish the procedures to be followed. Work in multi-professional team (with doctors, nutritionists, psychologists, and others), being responsible since hygiene and food to the administration... [-]

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Sapienza University of Rome
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Rome

The Bachelors Programme in Nursing, which is the first and only Nursing programme currently held in English in Italy, prepares students to work as certified clinical nurses and certified nursing specialists (anaesthetists, obstetricians, prenatal and gynaecological care) in public and private health facilities across the European Community. [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. The Bachelors Programme in Nursing, which is the first and only Nursing programme currently held in English in Italy, prepares students to work as certified clinical nurses and certified nursing specialists (anaesthetists, obstetricians, prenatal and gynaecological care) in public and private health facilities across the European Community. Students will study both community and individual health needs and learn to plan, manage and evaluate nursing care strategies. They will be trained to ensure the correct application of diagnostic and therapeutic actions, acting both individually and in collaboration with other health care and social services operators. The programme, which is based on lectures, seminars, workshops and practical simulations, includes traditional learning activities, modern teaching tools and training with specialist health services, as well as laboratory activities and internships. The curriculum is based on a maximum of 20 exam modules, both oral and written, as well as in-course tests (self-assessment tests and interviews). Admission Test The admission test is based on general knowledge and command of the English language (level B2 required). The programme will accept 20 students per year, including non-EU students. Programme Subjects Basic Cellular Morphology and Function Fundamentals of Organ Morphology and Function Fundamentals of Nursing Science Morphological and Functional Fundamentals of the Human Body Basic Patho-Physiological Mechanisms Social and Psychological Process of the Human Being Nursing and Clinical Methods Nursing Diagnostic, Therapeutic and Rehabilitative Processes Nursing Process and Therapeutic Care in the Medical Area Nursing Process and Therapeutic Care for Physical and Psychological Disabilities Nursing... [-]

Bachelor of Nursing (B.S.N.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time January 2018 Puerto Rico Aguadilla Arecibo San Juan + 1 more

The Nursing Program has as its mission the formation of nurses able to offer competent, sensible, effective, safe, and quality nursing care to the client person, family and community. [+]

The Nursing Program has as its mission the formation of nurses able to offer competent, sensible, effective, safe, and quality nursing care to the client person, family and community. The Program aims to produce graduates prepared to: 1. Provide care with autonomy and with interdisciplinary collaboration and sensitivity to ethical-legal and cultural values and directed to the achievement of the best results for the client. 2. Coordinate care by applying leadership and management skills that lead to the highest quality care with the minimum of cost. 3. Assume a commitment as a member of the discipline in harmony with the standards of the practice. For the development of this professional, diverse and flexible modalities of study are offered. This facilitates mobility for the baccalaureate. The Bachelor’s Program of the Aguadilla, Arecibo and Metropolitan campuses is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc. (NLNAC) (http://www.acenursing.org). [-]

Bachelor in Nursing

Al Ahliyya Amman University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Jordan Amman

The lack of nurses who hold Bachelor’s Degrees was the main reason behind establishing this faculty in the University. The Department aims at preparing and developing specialized staff in order to improve the performance of nurses and contribute to developing the community through empowering students with practical and scientific knowledge presented by highly qualified academic staff who encourage students to keep up with the advances in this field and motivate them to self-learning and to pursue their higher studies. [+]

Bachelors in Critical Care. The lack of nurses who hold Bachelor’s Degrees was the main reason behind establishing this faculty in the University. The Department aims at preparing and developing specialized staff in order to improve the performance of nurses and contribute to developing the community through empowering students with practical and scientific knowledge presented by highly qualified academic staff who encourage students to keep up with the advances in this field and motivate them to self-learning and to pursue their higher studies. Mission Offering top-quality programs and qualifying nursing teams with top academic and professional standing. Objectives To train students capable of interacting and integrating with health care teams. To develop students communication and critical-thinking skills. To relate students theoretical knowledge to their practical skills. To build and develop students professional skills in preventive and remedial health care. To develop the faculty’s academic and research skills. To promote values, positive attitudes, and the nursing profession ethics. To encourage academic research in the field of nursing. To interact with various institutions and to offer services and consultations to bridge the gab between academic and professional aspects. To use modern technological media in the teaching process. [-]

Bachelor in Nursing

Hardin-Simmons University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Abilene

Nursing is a profession that is responsive to the changing health care needs of individuals and is supported by an evolving foundation of knowledge from the arts, sciences, and technology. This knowledge establishes a foundation for development of a core competency in professional nursing. Through study and interdisciplinary collaborations, nurses expand their understanding of health, environment, and person. This expansion of knowledge provides a holistic foundation for nursing care. [+]

The Profession of Nursing Nursing is a profession that is responsive to the changing health care needs of individuals and is supported by an evolving foundation of knowledge from the arts, sciences, and technology. This knowledge establishes a foundation for development of a core competency in professional nursing. Through study and interdisciplinary collaborations, nurses expand their understanding of health, environment, and person. This expansion of knowledge provides a holistic foundation for nursing care. Critical thinking, communication, clinical skills, creativity, and self-direction are essential elements in nursing education. Through the educational process, we seek to promote awareness of social, cultural, racial, and ethnic diversity and also to provide opportunities for students and faculty, believing it enriches professional growth and development. The educational process is a shared responsibility between faculty and students that promotes progressive mastery and increased learner maturity. Implicit in the practice of professional nursing is the acceptance of accountability for lifelong learning as foundation for professional growth, competent practice, and effective leadership. Lifelong commitment to intellectual inquiries supports optimal development of both the individual and the profession. Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing is a consortium of Hardin-Simmons University and McMurry University. PHSSN is the only intercollegiate program in the nation that serves two private universities and has become a model for other programs seeking to efficiently provide a high-quality professional program in nursing. At Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing, you will learn the art, science and spirit of this honorable profession. You will complete your core courses... [-]