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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) degree program from California State University-Dominguez Hills provides registered nurses with a course of study to complete their BSN at the time and place most convenient for them. Coursework covers topics such as:

  • ​Pathophysiology
  • ​Cultural diversity in healthcare
  • ​Gerontological nursing practice
  • ​Leadership and management
  • ​Healthcare systems, policy and finance


This is a bachelor completion program. 120 total credits are required, including transfer and major requirements.

  • 60 or more transferrable college units
  • Current RN licensure in the United States or transcripts noting you are near the end of the program
  • College GPA of at least 2.0

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


Some courses (BSN 381, 411, 421, and 451) require clinical hours on campus, at selected sites throughout California, and at appropriate agencies in the student’s community.

Students should verify that they are a resident in a state in which the School of Nursing at California State University, Dominguez Hills is permitted to deliver online education.