Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
University of West Florida

Program Details

​The online RN to BSN degree completion program from The University of West Florida prepares students to become clinical generalists who are leaders, managers, and lifelong learners. Students learn to integrate research findings into nursing practice and sharpen their skills in the areas of critical thinking, communication, independent judgement, and familiarity with social, political, cultural, ethical, and economic issues that affect health care and the nursing professional. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • Health Assessment and Promotion
  • ​Evidence-Based Practice
  • Public Health
  • Gerontology
  • Health Education
  • ​Law & Ethics in Nursing

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of West Florida is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Criminal Background Check

Additional Info

  • Requires completion of an Associate of Science in Nursing from a community college
  • Must have no more than 12 hours of non-major coursework outstanding
  • Prerequisites in statistics required
  • Must hold a current, unencumbered RN license in your state of residence while completing coursework