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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Avila University builds upon students' previous experience in their nursing careers and expands those foundations with the insight to prepare students for graduate school or advanced job opportunities. With coursework covering topics in pharmacology, informatics, evidence based practice, and more, graduates are prepared to pursue careers as:

  • Teachers/nurse educators
  • Nurse managers
  • ​Head nurses
  • Case managers
  • ​Researchers
  • Forensic nurses
  • ​Infection control specialists


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

  • Associates degree in nursing or nursing diploma
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.7
  • An unencumbered RN license
  • Eligibility for Missouri and/or Kansas licensure
  • Grades of C or above in nursing pre-requisite courses

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


This online degree program is restricted to students who have eligibility for Missouri and/or Kansas licensure.