Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Louisiana State University-Alexandria

Program Details

Help meet the need for qualified nurses by completing your bachelor’s degree online through Louisiana State University – Alexandria. Nurses who have already completed an associate or diploma program and received the Registered Nurse license can complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing with this degree program focusing on quality care and case management of vulnerable populations in acute care. 

The RN to BSN program emphasizes evidence-based quality improvement projects combined with experiential learning through real-world, practical group projects. Nurses gain leadership qualities in addition to analytical and information-management skills to pursue higher level career opportunities. Students have the opportunity to interact with their instructors and fellow classmates in real time through video conferencing and other technologies in a flexible format to build engagement and community among students.

The curriculum includes studies of:

  • Pathophysiology
  • Informatics
  • Health assessment
  • Complex management of the older adult
  • Ethical dilemmas in nursing

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Louisiana State University-Alexandria is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must hold an unencumbered RN license in the United States
  • Requires completion of an accredited Associate Degree in Nursing