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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Bethel University - MN is designed to provide registered nurses with the additional knowledge and skills required for graduate study and/or career advancement. Graduates of the BSN program are able to:

  • ​Integrate nursing knowledge, the liberal arts, and a Christian worldview to fulfill nursing roles
  • Promote client health in a culturally relevant manner through collaborative processes
  • ​Provide competent care and meaningful comfort to clients who are healthy, ill, or dying
  • Use critical thinking, health care information technology, and evidence-based findings to make decisions that promote safety and quality and improve client health outcomes
  • ​Communicate through verbal, nonverbal, and technological means with individuals, families, and communities to achieve mutually determined health outcomes
  • ​Advocate to increase access to health care and to promote justice for underserved clients
  • ​Conduct themselves as members of the nursing profession by integrating Christian values, professional standards, and ethical perspectives
  • ​Demonstrate a commitment to service of others, effective stewardship of resources, personal growth, and lifelong learning
  • ​Demonstrate collaborative leadership to enhance the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice


This bachelor completion program requires 122 credits for completion, including major requirements and a minimum of 60 credits required for transfer.

  • Online curriculum: 39 credits
  • Must have an associate or diploma in nursing from a regionally accredited institution
  • Earned “C” or better in each nursing course
  • Must hold an unencumbered RN license
  • Official transcript(s)
  • References
  • Resume
  • Health insurance

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)