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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Ashland University prepares students for leadership roles in nursing settings and provides a solid foundation for graduate studies. Coursework covers topics such as:

  • ​International/Transcultural Perspectives in Healthcare
  • Informatics
  • Genetics
  • ​Evidence-Based Practice
  • ​Community & Public Health
  • ​Legal, Ethical & Political Perspectives

Requirements

This is a degree completion program. Requires 120 credits for completion, including transfer and major requirements.

  • Online curriculum: 48-60 credits
  • Must hold a current, valid license to practice as a registered nurse in one U.S. state or territory, or be dually enrolled in a RN licensure program, or be a graduate of a RN program and eligible for the NCLEX. Students who have a license that is inactive or subject to restrictions may be considered for admissions after appropriate review.​
  • Transcript(s) from the institution where the RN licensure program was completed (diploma or associate degree) or from the RN licensure program where they are currently enrolled
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended should be submitted

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education