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The RN to BSN Option

Earn your BSN 100% Online

The RN to BSN online option is designed for currently licensed registered nurses who have completed an associate degree in nursing (ADN) looking to advance their education with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. Courses are 100% online, scheduled in seven-week blocks, and completed one at a time, with two courses offered per semester. Designed for working nurses, the RN to BSN online courses maintain high standards in advanced education and allow you to further your education without putting your employment on hold.

If you have an associate degree (ADN) or diploma from an accredited hospital nursing program diploma and want to further your education without putting your employment on hold, enroll in our RN to BSN online program. Admissions are open year-round. Be a part of the SXU nursing alumni who are highly recognized nationwide.

Learn more about the RN to BSN program in the video below:




Program Length

5 semesters

Credit Hours

28 hours + 6 hours consisting of online religion course and philosophy course
TOTAL hours = 34 hours

Start Dates

May 10, 2021


Tuition Per Credit Hour: $475
Credit Hours to Complete: 34 hours
Approximate Cost: $16,150
*20% additional discount applies to clinical partner sites*

RN to BSN program Virtual Open House

Current registered nurses who completed their RN program and wish to complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing are encouraged to attend this virtual event to learn more about our 100% online RN to BSN program! Complete your degree in five semesters from a program consistently recognized as a Center for Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League of Nursing. Also, learn about our 20% discount for nurses working at our clinical partner sites.


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The RN to BSN online program is accepting applicants for a summer 2021 start. Students will take two required non-nursing online courses (Religion and Philosophy) in summer 2021. Online nursing courses will begin fall 2021.

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"Saint Xavier's RN-BSN program provides students with the necessary tools, resources, and challenging course work to build upon and broaden their existing knowledge in preparation to become future leaders in nursing."

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