Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Clarkson College

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Clarkson College provides associate-degree or diploma-prepared RNs an opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree and advance their professional nursing career. The curriculum includes a series of nursing courses, general education courses, and specific support courses in related health sciences. No formal clinical hours are required. Graduates are prepared to assume a variety of leadership roles in the nursing field, as well as pursue graduate education and careers as nurse practitioners or nursing instructors, administrators, or researchers.


This is a bachelor completion program. 130 total credits are required, including transfer and major requirements.

  • Online curriculum: 87 credits
  • Copy of current, unencumbered nursing license
  • Official transcripts
  • Essay
  • Official test scores

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of Washington, DC. Clarkson College is able to offer limited online programs in Massachusetts.