Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Program Details

Help meet the growing demand for nurses prepared with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree with the online RN to BSN program from UTRGV. Registered Nurses can complete this program to gain leadership skills and move ahead in their nursing career.

Pursuing this online BSN degree allows nurses to continue working while furthering their education in an accelerated, flexible format. Coursework focuses on gaining knowledge from theory, research, and evidence-based practice. Students will gain evidence-based knowledge and management skills preparing them to take the lead in providing quality nursing care.

Nurses in this program will study topics including:

  • Pharmacology
  • Nursing research
  • Client assessment
  • Issues in nursing
  • Community health

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 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)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must hold an RN license in your state of residence
  • Requires completion of an Associate Degree in Nursing