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Nursing (RN to BSN)

Advance your career in under two years with our accelerated RN to BSN program.

About

As a working nurse, earning your BSN is one of the first steps to professional growth. Our accelerated BSN program makes it quick and convenient, with online and in-person options. Enhance your skills in a unique, personal environment where expert faculty provide one-on-one attention.

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Accreditation

Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. See more accreditation information.

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Requirements

Applicants must have graduated from an accredited associate degree nursing program or hospital-based program with a 2.0 minimum GPA. They must also be working in a health care setting for a minimum of eight hours per week. Applicants are required to submit a copy of their nursing license or temporary work permit.

Current students and alumni who have graduated within the last year can contact the Office of Admissions using the form below for a quick application.

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Curriculum

Lower Division Courses (65 credits)

Nursing CoursesCredits
Students are awarded 39 lower division nursing credits for their nursing coursework completed through their associate degree or diploma program.39
General Education CoursesCredits
Science Courses14
Social Science Courses6
Mathematics Course (College-level Math)3
Humanities Course (English Composition)3
Total Lower Division Credits65

RN to BSN Curriculum (Sample Schedule)

This sample schedule lists all required courses in a suggested sequence. Electives may be completed at any time prior to graduation.

Fall SemesterCredits
ENG 300Advanced Composition for Health Care3
IPC 302Introduction to Capstone1
NUR 301Conceptual Foundations of Nursing Practice3
NUR 310Human Diversity and Health Care3
Total Credits10
Spring SemesterCredits
ECO 150Survey of Economics3
NUR 321Health and Physical Assessment3
NUR 322Teaching and Learning for the Nursing Professional3
Humanities Elective3
Total Credits12
Summer SemesterCredits
ECO 310American Health Care System3
PHI 330Ethical Issues in Health Care3
300- or 400-level Elective3
Total Credits9
Fall SemesterCredits
IPC 401Research in Health Care3
MAT 260Statistics3
Total Credits6
Spring SemesterCredits
NUR 410Issues and Trends in Nursing3
NUR 420Nursing Leadership and Management3
NUR 430Nursing in a Global Society3
Elective3
Total Credits12
Summer SemesterCredits
IPC 450Capstone3
Elective3
Total Credits6
Total RN to BSN Credits55
Total Combined Credits120