Defiance College offers an online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN). This program combines holistic care, the latest information technology, evidence-based practice, and leadership skills.
The curriculum synthesizes the liberal arts and nursing essentials to support health outcomes. Courses include nursing informatics, research, community health, and leadership. The program culminates in a leadership capstone, providing the critical reasoning skills you need to distinguish yourself professionally.
Graduates will demonstrate caring professional service within a legal and ethical framework.
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Defiance College is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationSome College
Recommended GPA2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)
- Requires a valid RN license and completion of an accredited associate or nursing diploma program