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Advance your nursing career with an RN-to-BSN Program - 100% online


Advance your nursing career with a BSN degree


The booming healthcare industry will offer 1.05 million job openings for nurses by 2022*

However, more and more healthcare facilities require a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree, even for entry-level positions.

Don’t get stuck at a career plateau. With a BSN, you’ll qualify for the most in-demand, fulfilling and highest-paying nursing jobs.

*According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employment Projections 2012-2022.

A 100% online BSN program designed for busy professionals like you


Our online program is flexible enough that working nurses can fit their education into their demanding schedules.

Save time and gas money. There’s no need to commute to campus. No extraneous on-campus activities. This makes the program even more time-friendly and affordable.

We’ve been a Nursing-focused University since Day One


Nightingale College was created for nurses by nurses.

The founders saw a severe nursing shortage, especially in rural areas and smaller communities.

Nightingale’s mission is to allow everyone to complete their BSN program, regardless of where they’re located.

Ready to take the next step towards expanding your nursing career?


Next start date: January 7, 2019

We’re here to answer any questions regarding admissions, credit transfers, financial aid and scholarships. Contact us today to discover more about the RN-to-BSN program

About our RN-to-BSN Program


Mentorship and guidance

You’ll get a free call at least once a week with one of our advisors. The advisor is from Nightingale’s own Learner Advising and Life Resources (LALR) and helps you overcome any and all obstacles you could face.

In addition to the 100% online program, our instructors are a priceless resource to help you tackle those dreaded writing assignments.

Additionally, to help you glide through the program, Nightingale also offers tutors with experience in both writing and editing papers.

Price

The price is $375 per semester credit.

Discover further information about pricing and financing options here.

Capstone program

A capstone project allows you to complete all necessary practical hours in your own healthcare facility, without any on-campus activities.

You’ll develop leadership skills, implement your new knowledge in real-world situations and bring additional value to your workplace.

With the guidance of a faculty mentor, we’ll help arrange with your employer to finish a capstone project at your current workplace. You’ll take your nursing career to the next level, and position yourself as a leader, all without ever being jobless.

Get your BSN in 12 months or less

Nightingale’s BSN program allows you to achieve your professional goals faster than other colleges.

Nightingale’s BSN program allows you to achieve your professional goals faster than other colleges.The program’s average length is 12 months (3 semesters), and it can be completed in as little as 8 months (2 semesters) when a student has completed the prerequisite work..

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Financial aid is one of the many ways Nightingale can help unlock your next career opportunity.

Get monetary help from our dedicated financial aid staff -- choose and apply for scholarships and financial aid which is available to all qualified students.

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CCNE accredited

When choosing your RN-to-BSN program, make sure the university is reputable and nationally accredited.

Nightingale’s RN-to-BSN Program is accredited by the CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education), and the College is institutionally accredited by ABHES (Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools)

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Curriculum


The RN-to-BSN program will prepare you for expanded roles -- beyond the clinical aspects of nursing -- which will qualify you for the most desired and fulfilling nursing jobs.

Our curriculum is designed to challenge nurses to achieve a higher level of critical thinking, problem-solving, and leadership, while implementing what is being learned on a day-to-day basis at work.

Click here to discover all RN-to-BSN course descriptions

“How much time do I need a week? Will I be able to combine studies and my work?”

“Will I be expected to come to the Nightingale campus at any time while completing the program?”

Is there going to be a Statistics course?

Can I take an RN-to-BSN without Clinicals?

Career outlook


A BSN degree is quickly becoming a minimum requirement for entry-level nursing positions.

With a bachelor of science in nursing you’ll qualify for most in-demand, fulfilling and best-paying nursing jobs.

An online program allows you to level-up your nursing knowledge and skills, and to elevate your career without disrupting your job status.

Ready to take the next step towards expanding your nursing career?

Next start date: January 7, 2019

We’re here to answer any questions regarding admissions, credit transfers, financial aid and scholarships. Contact us today to discover more about the RN-to-BSN program

How do I apply and get in?


Admission Process

Nightingale’s Admissions Advisor will work closely with you to assess your career goals, motivation, and set you up for success.

RNs may register for classes immediately upon admission and completion of the RN-BSN online orientation.

If you have any questions about the admission requirements and credit transfers, input your details here.

We’ll get in touch to answer any and all of your questions

Admission requirements

To enroll in the Program, candidates must hold a current and active RN license from any U.S. jurisdiction.

More details about requirements here

“I’m missing some nursing prerequisite courses, What should I do?”

“How can I get my transcripts evaluated?”

“Can I enroll in the RN-to-BSN without experience?”

“How many credits are necessary to graduate from the RN-to-BSN program?”

“Will I need to take any general education courses?”

“I’m anxious to get back to school”

Application deadlines


Next start date: January 7, 2019

Round 1

Deadline:
September 30, 2018

Round 2

Deadline:
October 31, 2018

Round 3

Deadline:
November 30, 2018

Round 3

Deadline:
December 15, 2018

*After each round, acceptance and denial letters are sent to applicants. When cohorts are filled the Admission department will begin accepting applications for the next start date. It is highly recommended that you submit your application as early as possible.

Ready to take the next step towards expanding your nursing career?


We’re here to answer any questions regarding admissions, credit transfers, financial aid and scholarships. Contact us today to discover more about the RN-to-BSN program

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