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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree program from Lamar University is designed for career-oriented registered nurses seeking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The curriculum explores a broad range of nursing topics, including:

  • Community nursing
  • Evidence-based practice
  • ​Holistic health assessment
  • ​Nursing leadership
  • ​Management courses


This is a degree completion program. Requires 120 credits for completion, including transfer and major requirements.

  • Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (AAS or ADN) degree or a Diploma in Nursing from an approved program
  • Grade Point Average of 2.5 or higher (Students with a GPA of 2.4 to 2.49 may be accepted on a conditional basis.)
  • Proof of current unencumbered license to practice professional nursing (RN) in the United States or approved United States territory

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)