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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Austin Peay State University allows students to work closely with expert faculty and earn a degree that enhances their ability to provide competent care for patients in a complex and rapidly evolving healthcare system. Through the program, students learn to:

  • ​Strengthen decision-making and critical thinking skills
  • ​Strengthen leadership and management skills to meet today's challenges in healthcare
  • ​Apply a systematic approach to holistically assessing individuals, families, and groups to include physiological, psychosocial, cultural, and spiritual beliefs
  • ​Utilize evidence-based research to strengthen and improve patient care outcomes through comprehensive, efficient, and cost-conscious care

Requirements

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

  • Nursing curriculum: 30 credits
  • Must be a registered nurse with an active, unencumbered licenses or new graduate with an ADN or AAS who is eligible for licensure
  • All transcripts of colleges and universities attended

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)