Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
University of Rhode Island

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from the University of Rhode Island provides students with unique practical knowledge and a research-based, science-focused academic experience. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • ​Nursing Research
  • Management of Clients
  • ​Community/Public Health Nursing
  • Health Assessment
  • ​Pharmacology

​Graduates are prepared for careers as health educators and advocates fully empowered to make a real impact on the health of their communities.


This bachelor completion program requires a minimum of 120 credits for completion, including transfer credits.

  • RN to BS curriculum: 24 credits
  • Associate degree or diploma in Nursing from an ACEN accredited program
  • Minimum GPA 2.6
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Active registered nursing license (unencumbered)

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education