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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from the University of St. Francis emphasizes critical thinking and decision making, preparing students for career advancement and leadership roles in the nursing field. Coursework addresses current topics in nursing including health policy and informatics, equipping students for the ongoing changes in health care and areas such as:

  • Home Health
  • ​Managed Care
  • Primary Care Clinics
  • Public Health
  • Hospice Care

Requirements

This bachelor completion program requires a minimum of 128 credits for completion, including transfer credits.

  • Completion of the Associate Degree in Nursing or diploma program with a minimum of 60-64 semester hours of transferable credit (a minimum grade of "C" is required for transfer)
  • Advanced Placement credit for nursing courses for a maximum of 34 hours will be awarded
  • Possess current licensure as a registered nurse in appropriate state
  • Submit two letters of reference from employers
  • Have completed a minimum of 15 semester hours of general education

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Restrictions

Students must reside in AZ, FL, IA, IL, IN, NM, PA, or WI.