Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) for Work Retention and MSN Programs

  • Today, whole world requires four years of nursing education. The only countries that still have two years of education are former USSR countries and the USA.
  • In the USA the hospitals prefer to hire nurses with Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Degree rather than nurses with Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN).
  • To get additional two years of education cost from 40 to 60 thousands of dollars and several years of time.
  • Some Foreign Nurses have educational documents that can be evaluated to BSN without additional education. This evaluation performed by Foreign Consultants, LLC can allow you to get equivalent of Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree (BSN) in the USA:
  • For employment based on your additional education you completed in your home countries or in the USA
  • To proceed to Master’s Degree in Nursing to become a Nurse Practitioner based on your additional education you completed in your home countries or in the USA.   

If you are interested to obtain your BNS without additional education, call Foreign Nurse. Our company works with numerous Universities in the USA, which consider our evaluation to get our clients to be admitted to Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult Nurse Practitioner Programs.



Welcome to Bukovinian State Medical University

pictBSMU – is a modern higher educational establishment, the main concept of which is the combination of the best achievements of education and science, maintenance of the world standards of quality of educational services, democracy, humanism and high competence of the teaching staff, training of highly qualified and competitive professional medical specialists. Nursing education for domestic and foreign citizens is provided at BSMU. For the first time in Ukraine, BSMU received a license and introduced a full-fledged education for nurses, including a junior specialist, Bachelor, Master and Doctor of Philosophy in the field of nursing, which allowed students to continue their professional growth. Under modern conditions one of the possible ways in providing professional training of specialists is the introduction of distance learning. Having obtained Bachelor or Master’s degree in nursing provides BSMU graduate students with opportunities for career growth and financial well-being. In case you have firmly chosen the profession of a nurse, welcome to study at BSMU. Our future can be built only by all of us and only together!

Rector, Professor Taras Boychuk


I sincerely invite nurses to study to a high-ranking medical institution providing higher education of the European type with the ideology of forward-looking innovative development, located in the most elegant city of Ukraine, with a particularly pleasant atmosphere and rhythm of life, where every sixth resident of the city is a student! In addition to full-time education, a distance learning form has been introduced at BSMU, taking into account the experience of educational institutions in the USA, Canada and other countries providing distance (on-line) form of training for Bachelors and Masters in Nursing with basic nursing education. Junior specialists or Bachelors, including foreigners, who work as licensed nurses in the appropriate countries can study as distance learners. Offer your ideas to improve the training of professional nurses and we can achieve the desired goal.

Dean, MD, Professor Tamila Sorokman

Our goal is to train qualified nurses, to promote the intellectual, social and personal development of our students, to help develop their leadership skills. The material and technical base is equipped with the latest training models, mannequins and simulators. The electronic medical library and MOODLE system are an important source for training students. Our task is to maintain the reputation of a leading and innovative medical institution of higher education, and yours – is to become professional nurses.



We specialize in the recruiting and distance education of nurses, who work in the USA.
Our purpose: to prepare Foreign Nurses from all countries of the world for licensure in the USA with subsequent employment in the American Health Care System.
Mission Statement: Engaging Foreign Educated Medical and Nursing professionals to get back to work in the Health Care systems of the United States.
It is an honor to be a partner with such prestigious university as Bukovinian State Medical University and help American nurses to obtain a degree from BSMU.

Address: 11206 A Osage Circle, Northglenn, CO 80234
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Higher State Educational Establishment of Ukraine “Bukovinian State Medical University” (BSMU) is one of the largest higher educational establishments in Ukraine. It is a fully government multiscriptual educational institution of the highest level of accreditation providing academic programs of different levels. Founded in 1944, it occupies a remarkable place among the leading medical educational institutions of Eastern Europe, combining tradition with dynamism and competence in research and education. All activities of the University are approved by the Ministry of Public Health of Ukraine, to which it is subordinated. The University acts on the basis of its Statute, agreed by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and adopted by the Ministry of Public Health of Ukraine. Nowadays BSMU is an individual member of the European University Association, the World Health Organization, the Magna Charta Universitatum, and the Association of Carpathian Region Universities. University’s experience in the development of innovative technologies for medical educational is acknowledged by a number of diplomas and gold medals awarded at various international exhibitions. At present 97 Doctors of Science, 417 Candidates of Science, 75 Professors and more than 235 Assistant Professors (PhD) work fruitfully at 48 Departments of the Medical University. Among them there are Member of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine, numerous Honored Science and Education Workers, Full Members of New York Academy of Medical Sciences. The researches of the University have attained considerable achievements in the fields of cardiology, traumatology and orthopedics, gastroenterology, pediatrics, kidney physiology and pathology. More than 100 of faculties’ staff have gone to countries of Asia, Africa and Central America at different times and worked in various higher medical institutions; they have a good command of foreign languages and rich experience working with students from abroad. Over the years of its existence (1944-2018) the University has trained over 29 000 specialists, including the following specialties Nursing: BSN - Bachelor of Science in Nursing; MSN -Master of Science in Nursing).

Distance Learning Programs:
BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) program 2 years (for applicants with ADN);
MSN (Master of Science in Nursing) program 2 years (for applicants with BSN degree);


A big advantage of this form of learning is that students can earn their qualification and degree at competitive rates without to leave their country, and while maintaining their employment. The BSN degree for RNs expands their training to include areas such as research methods, leadership, community concepts, healthcare policy, therapeutic interventions, and current trends in healthcare. Graduates are prepared to take on new roles as members of healthcare teams in various settings. They can work in public health, as well as in school, community, occupational, and other health positions. BSN graduates are also prepared to enter MSN programs. This program is designed for busy, working nurses. Our RN to BSN program is evidence-based and developed according to the Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice from the Accreditation Commission Ukrainian Ministry of Education and Sciences.


I Year

  • Biological Chemistry
  • Pathologic Anatomy
  • Pathologic Physiology
  • Medical Biology
  • Medical and Biological Physics
  • Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Human’s Health Inspection and Evaluation
  • Medical and Pharmaceutical Commodity Science
  • Management and Leadership in Nursing
  • Medical Statistic
  • Informational technologies in medicine
  • Pedagogy and art of teaching
  • Nursing Ethics and Deontology
  • Philosophy

II Year

  • Clinical Nursing in Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Nursing in Surgery
  • Clinical Nursing in Pediatrics
  • Clinical Nursing in Occupational Diseases
  • Mental Health
  • Methodology of Scientific-Research Work
  • Human’s Health Inspection and Evaluation (workshop)
  • Current Problems of Clinical Nursing
  • Social Medicine
  • Palliative Medicine
  • Nursing in Gerontology and Geriatrics
  • Nursing in Multicultural Society
  • Public Health
  • Additional and Alternative Methods of Treatment

Application pack:

  • copy of passport;
  • notarized copy of birth certificate;
  • notarized copy of associate’s degree in Nursing diploma;
  • notarized copy of transcripts to associate’s degree in Nursing diploma;
  • copy of nurse license
  • general medical certificate;
  • 12 photos (3x4 cm).

Admission deadlines:
November 1 (for autumn semester); March 1 (for spring semester).

Postal address:
Higher State Educational Establishment of Ukraine “Bukovinian State Medical University”
Dean’s office of medical faculty # 4
Teatralna sq., 2
Chernivtsi, 58002
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