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

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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

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have completion of an associate or diploma nursing program from a NLN or CCNE accredited institution
  • Requires prerequistes in math, science and statistics
  • Must hold a current Georgia RN Licensure or valid multi-state compact license
  • Requires a mandatory on-campus School of Nursing orientation