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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
The online RN to BSN degree program from Northwestern State University of Louisiana allows registered nurses with associate degrees or diplomas in nursing to obtain a baccalaureate degree. Students may complete theory and clinical degree requirements in their own communities, and online courses explore topics such as:
Degree completion requires a minimum of 124 credits, including transfer and online curriculum credits.
Nursing major requirements: 30 online credits plus 38 hours awarded for previous education and experience
Admission to the university and submission of all official transcripts
Cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above
Minimum grade of “C” in all required science, math and nursing courses
Current unencumbered RN license to practice in the state in which clinical experiences will be completed
Graduate of a nationally nursing accredited associate or diploma nursing program
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
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