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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Mount Saint Joseph University builds on previous nursing coursework with an emphasis on leadership, management, evidence-based care, and patient-centered nursing. Through the program, students are able to:

  • ​Improve their communication skills and increase their self-confidence
  • ​Become strong patient advocates and evidence-based practitioners
  • ​Interact with fellow motivated nursing students
  • Grow personally and professionally
  • ​Receive support from dedicated faculty and staff

Requirements

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

  • Program requirements: 33 credits
  • Diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing from a Regionally Accredited Institution and an accredited nursing program (ACEN)
  • Active RN license with no restrictions
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.50 in previous nursing program and college course work
  • Grade of "C" or better in all prerequisite coursework
  • An interview may be requested upon review of your application
  • One year of professional nursing practice (recommended)

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)