Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Georgia Southern University

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Georgia Southern University is designed exclusively for individuals who are currently registered nurses and wish to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree to achieve professional advancement and personal enrichment. Graduates of the program possess the knowledge and skills to:

  • ​Apply core knowledge and problem-solving principles in evidenced-based decision-making to provide therapeutic nursing care within a health promotion framework
  • Assume responsibility and accountability for professional nursing roles
  • ​Apply scholarly inquiry and analysis for decision making, critical reasoning, and creative thinking to improve nursing practice, thereby enhancing healthcare outcomes
  • ​Incorporate caring, compassion, and empathy in all aspects of nursing practice
  • ​Develop collaborative partnerships to promote, maintain, and restore health
  • Apply leadership principles in nursing practice
  • ​Demonstrate competence incorporating healthcare information and technology in providing nursing care

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgia Southern University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License

Additional Info

  • Received an Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing from a NLN or CCNE accredited institution
  • Current Georgia RN Licensure
  • The state of Georgia is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). Students with RN licensure other than Georgia should inquire about acceptance of their state's license prior to applying.
  • Students must attend a mandatory on-campus School of Nursing orientation.