Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
California State University-San Marcos

Program Details

Registered Nurses can take advantage of this accelerated online RN to BSN program from California State University – San Marcos. Nurses can earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing in as little as 14 months.

Students gain skills for clinical practice, prepare for leadership roles, and set the foundation for graduate study. The program places emphasis on providing skillful and culturally sensitive nursing care. In-person clinical rotations give students a chance to gain nursing experience in a variety of acute care and community settings.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-San Marcos is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires completion of a minimum of 60 transferable units
  • Must hold an RN license

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia