Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Utica College

Program Details

The online RN to BS in Nursing (RN to BSN) program prepares licensed registered nurses (RN) for an enhanced career in today's demanding healthcare environment. Graduates of this CCNE accredited program assume roles that demand excellent critical-thinking, decision-making, communication, and leadership skills. Discover our innovative online program with no residencies — a quality nursing education you can complete fast and online!

Coursework covers subjects in community health, healthcare leadership and management, pharmacology, health policy and ethics.

Students will have the opportunity to demonstrate mastery of concepts through relevant experiential learning and practice experiences that foster patient-centered care, inter-professional teams, evidence based practice, informatics, clinical reasoning/critical thinking, cultural sensitivity, professionalism and practice across the life span in an ever-changing and complex health care environment.


This bachelor completion program requires 121 credits for completion, including transfer and major requirements. Up to 90 credits may be transferred from four-year institutions, and 60 credits from two-year institutions.

  • An associate degree in nursing (ADN) from a regionally accredited program
  • An active RN license or become licensed within 6 months of starting the program

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education