Nursing, RN-to-BSN

The Bouvé College of Health Sciences School of Nursing prepares qualified individuals to take the next step in their career to become a baccalaureate-prepared registered nurse. The RN to BSN program offers a comprehensive curriculum to prepare students as practitioners and leaders in the professional role. Program participation may be completed on a part-time or a full-time basis depending on preference. The program consists of online course work and one clinical experience in the area of public health nursing. For more information, contact the School of Nursing program call center at 888.206.6004.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Major Requirements 

NRSG 2312Pathophysiology4
NRSG 4604
and NRSG 4605
Public Health Community Nursing
and Clinical for NRSG 4604
NRSG 4610Managing and Leading in Healthcare4
NRSG 4620Innovations in Nursing Practice4
NRSG 5100Professional Development and Scientific Basis3
NRSG 5101Computer and Nursing Informatics3
NRSG 5118Healthcare System and Professional Role Development3
NRSG 5120Statistics for Health Science3

Supporting Courses

ENGW 3250Writing for the Professions4
HLTH 1510Introduction to Healthcare Ethics4
HLTH 5450Healthcare Research4
PHTH 2300Communication Skills for the Health Professions4

Program Requirement

45 total semester hours required (83 credits are transferred from initial degrees and other course work).