Bachelor of Science Nursing (RN to BSN)
Independence University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science Completion in Nursing degree is specifically designed for students who are already registered nurses (RNs) but are wanting the knowledge and skills needed to keep up with the rapidly changing health care field. 

The program focuses on improving and expanding RNs' nursing education so that they will be prepared for leadership roles and graduate nursing studies. The courses focus on theory and research and students learn how to integrate care in various settings.

Graduates will be qualified and prepared to work in community health clinics, hospitals, private practices and more.


  • Nursing program: 116 quarter credits
  • Must hold a valid Registered Nurse license that is current, unsanctioned, or limited
  • Completed sufficient college credit to attain the equivalent of third-year college status (e.g., 60 semester credit hours or 90 quarter credit hours) or be concurrently enrolled in an associate’s degree level nursing program
  • Completed a minimum of 22.5 quarter credits of general education 

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of Arkansas, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Montana.