Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Aspen University

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Aspen University provides students with a liberal arts foundation and builds on initial nursing preparation to prepare nurses for a broader scope of practice with a useful understanding of the cultural, political, economic, and social issues that affect patients and influence care delivery. Graduates of this program are able to:

  • ​Recognize the need for evidence-based knowledge and sensitivity to variables such as age, gender, culture, health disparities, socioeconomic status, race, and spirituality
  • ​Use research findings and other evidence in designing, implementing, and evaluating care that is multidimensional, high-quality, cost-effective, and leads to improved patient outcomes
  • ​Work within organizational and community arenas to promote high-quality patient care through organizational and systems leadership, quality improvement, and safety
  • ​Develop a personal values system and value-based behaviors that include the capacity to make and act upon ethical judgments
  • ​Design and implement measures to modify risk factors and promote healthy lifestyles, leveraging emerging advances and technology

Requirements

  • Resume or C/V
  • Official transcripts
  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN or ASN) or diploma in nursing from a school accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education or the National League for Nursing
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Current licensure as a registered nurse in the US or Canada
  • One year of nursing experience within the past five years

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission