Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Washburn University

Program Details

Busy, working Registered Nurses can complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing online, part-time in as little as 18 months with Washburn University’s RN to BSN program. The curriculum is designed to build on your existing knowledge as a practicing nurse. A cohort model allows students to build relationships and network with their peers. Classes are taught in eight-week sessions with breaks in between each session.

Topics covered in this online BSN degree program include:

  • Applied pharmacology
  • Advanced college writing for nurses
  • Applied health assessment
  • Applied pathophysiology
  • Nursing informatics
  • Leadership and health policy

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Washburn University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must have completion of an associate or diploma nursing program, along with 56 prerequisite credits
  • Must hold a current, active, unencumbered, valid RN license in the state of residency

Restricted States

Arizona, Maryland, New York, Tennessee, Utah, Washington