The online RN to BSN degree completion program from United States University is designed to build upon leadership and management skills introduced in previous nursing programs, while expanding the art and science of nursing into the baccalaureate level. Grounded in a Caring Science model that teaches the theoretical and evidenced-based practice of nursing, coursework explores topics such as:
Healthcare Policy, Regulation, and Finance
Improving Patient Outcomes
Managing System Change
Inter-professional Communication and Collaboration
Innovation in Patient Care Technology and Information Management
Cultural Diversity, Spirituality, and Ethics in Healthcare
Degree completion requires a minimum of 120 credits, including transfer credits.
Nursing curriculum: 36 credits
Official transcripts from previously attended colleges or universities
2.5 GPA or greater
Valid unrestricted, unencumbered RN license from the United States or Canada
Proof of student professional malpractice insurance prior to clinical
Accreditation & Licensing
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Currently, United States University is not approved to enroll students from Arkansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts or Minnesota.
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