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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from St Petersburg College is designed to equip registered nurses with the expanded critical thinking, quality improvement, systems management, and team leadership skills required to advance in their careers. Students complete clinical practicums where they choose and the flexible online coursework focuses on:

  • ​Leadership
  • Management
  • Theory
  • Research
  • ​Community and Public Health


This bachelor completion program requires 121 credits for completion, including transfer credits.

  • Program curriculum: 40 credits
  • A clear/active, unrestricted, unencumbered RN license
  • Official transcripts showing completion of an A.S. degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution or a Diploma in Nursing from a program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing/ACEN
  • Official transcripts from all college(s) currently or previously attended
  • Official transcripts from high school(s) (or GED)
  • Completion of all AA degree general education requirements, foreign language, and state-mandated prerequisites
  • Cumulative grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.00 scale in all post-secondary coursework

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)


Not authorized for residents of Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Nevada.