Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Program Details

Healthcare facilities nationwide face nursing shortages, raising the need for leaders who can make patient care more efficient. Ready to develop skills for these roles? Get started in the online Fast Track RN-BSN program from Florida A&M University (FAMU).

FAMU offers the flexibility you need to keep working as you pursue your BSN. Classes last only eight weeks, helping them fit into busy schedules. Plus, the online format lets you learn wherever you choose, and you can study part or full time.

If you take classes full time, you can finish in as little as a year.

Our online courses enable you to provide compassionate, patient-centered care. You will also explore population health, learning to bring better care to vulnerable communities.

Throughout the program, you’ll learn from experienced faculty who understand the complexities of today’s healthcare field and its impact on communities of color. Follow in their footsteps to become a nurse leader who makes a difference in your community.

Interested in pursuing your Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)? In our RN-BSN program, you can take courses that provide up to 12 graduate-level credits that transfer to our MSN.

FAMU is accredited by the Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing (ACEN). This accreditation builds on our prestige as a historically Black university with the oldest continuing baccalaureate nursing program in the United States. Additionally, FAMU is a top-ranked HCBU, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent