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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
The online RN to BSN degree completion program from the University of Maryland-University College provides registered nurses with a pathway for career advancement and preparation for graduate study by building on their established clinical and practical experiences. Graduates of the program possess the knowledge and skills required to:
Demonstrate clinical reasoning in selecting and applying healthcare approaches for individuals, families, and communities
Evaluate and apply research to promote evidence-based nursing practice
Apply management and leadership concepts in various settings to promote health
Evaluate and communicate the effects of health policy and healthcare systems on the nursing profession and the delivery of care
Demonstrate an understanding of the value of continuous personal and professional development as healthcare evolves
Degree completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits.
Online curriculum: 30 credits
Must be a registered nurse
Must have an associate's degree in nursing or a diploma from a registered nursing education program that is recognized by the appropriate State Board of Nursing
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Only available to residents of the following states: DC, MD, MI, NJ, NC, OH, PA, TX, VA.
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