Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
Winston-Salem State University

Program Details

The online RN to BSN degree completion program from Winston-Salem State University recognizes registered nurses as adult learners with experience in nursing and an active personal life. This student-friendly program increases nurses' knowledge and skills in the field so they may advance in their careers. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • Pathophysiology
  • Health Assessment
  • Caring for the Older Adult
  • ​Community Health Nursing
  • ​Leadership and Management


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

  • Online curriculum: 35 credit hours
  • Registered Nurse with an associate degree or diploma in nursing
  • Cumulative GPA 2.6 or better
  • Grade of C or better in lower division nursing courses on the first attempt
  • Satisfactory completion of core curriculum in general education and support course requirements
  • Current unrestricted license to practice in the state of North Carolina*

*This state is a member of the Nurse License Compact granting nurses to have one multi-state license in participating states. Non-resident students will need to check with both the school and their state of residence for approval to complete this degree program.

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges