Cabarrus College of Health Sciences offers an online Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree which is a completion program designed for registered nurses who have an associate’s degree or graduated from a diploma program and want to further their academic credentials. The RN-BSN degree can increase opportunities for employment, add responsibilities, and allow for career progression. Likewise, earning this degree provides an opportunity for professional certification in a nursing specialty as a nurse practitioner, nurse educator, nurse anesthetist, clinical nurse specialist, or an administration position. Those interested in pursuing a doctoral degree will also find this program instructive as a foundational experience.
This is a degree completion program. Requires 122 units for completion, including transfer and major requirements.
- Online curriculum: 61 credits
- Official transcript showing completion of an associate degree or diploma in nursing
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 in all post-secondary coursework
- A current unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in NC or compact license before beginning classes
- Two references
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges