RN-to-BSN Accelerated Master’s Pathway (CCNE-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

The RN-to-BSN Accelerated Master’s Pathway of Capella University is now available to the online student.  This CCNE accredited program is designed for working professionals with a flexible self-paced component for balancing career and academic opportunities.  RN to BSN online program studies will cover many intensive, essential subjects to prepare you for the next stage of your profession.  Topics may include but are not limited to:

  • Organizational strategy
  • Interprofessional leadership
  • IT in healthcare

The accelerated master’s pathway of this online RN to BSN program allows you to take master-level courses and apply said credits to both a bachelor’s and master’s required amounts.  Work closely with exceptional faculty as you build your skills in analysis, risk management, collaboration, problem-solving, and more.  Capella University prides itself on advanced nursing education through partnerships with associations such as ANA, affordable learning formats, and advocacy.  Take the next academic step toward supported professional success with Capella online.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Additional Materials May Be Requested

Additional Info

  • Applicants must possess a nursing diploma or associate's degree in nursing and a valid RN license to practice in the United States.

Restricted States