May 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Nursing, RN to BSN, BSN

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Total Hours Required for Degree: 120

The Nursing, RN to BSN program is only offered 100% online.

Program Requirements

In order to be admitted into the Nursing, RN to BSN program, students:

  1. Must meet all University admission requirements;
  2. Must have graduated from an associate degree or diploma nursing program at an institution that has USDOE-approved institutional accredition; and
  3. Must have a current unencumbered RN license or permit to practice in the state in which clinical project experiences will be completed.
    1. For students with pre-licensure conditional acceptance:
      1. General education courses can be taken before licensure with the permission of the program coordinator.
      2. A registration hold will be added after registering for general education courses and will be removed upon validation of the unencumbered RN license.

Course Requirements


Students must earn a grade of C or better in ALL courses applied to the degree.

General Notes

  • All bachelor’s degrees must include 40 hours at the 300/400 level.
  • All bachelor’s degrees require the successful completion of at least nine hours of Natural Sciences General Education Core Curriculum  courses. Six hours shall be earned in a single life or physical science; the remaining three hours must be earned in a natural science area other than that previously selected (both life and physical sciences must be taken to fulfill this requirement).
  • All degree and graduation requirements may be found on the Academic Regulations  page.

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