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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Minnesota State University Moorhead allows registered nurses to earn their bachelor's degree at a pace that fits their life. Courses are relevant and support real-world application for practicing RNs, focusing on topics such as:

  • ​Emerging healthcare issues/trends
  • ​Evidence-based practice
  • ​Population-focused practice
  • ​Leadership
  • ​Systems-thinking


This bachelor completion program requires 120 credits for completion, including transfer credits.

  • Online nursing core courses: 31 credits
  • Must be licensed RNs or eligible for licensure by RN-BSN program start
  • 24 or more successful credits for transfer
  • Official transcript(s) from all post-secondary institutions previously attended
  • Professional references
  • Essay

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


Non-resident students should request information prior to enrollment to determine if MSUM is legally authorized to provide the program in your state.