Saint Xavier University School of Nursing RN to BSN

RN to BSN Online Option

The RN to BSN Option

Earn your BSN 100% Online

2.5 GPA Requirement Flexible Online Courses
7 Week Courses Complete in 5 Semesters

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. Start taking online classes in the fall, spring or summer semesters and complete the program in as few as 4-5 semesters. 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.

Summer 2020 Applicants

The RN to BSN online program is accepting applicants for a 2020 summer start. Students will begin by taking two required non-nursing online courses (Religion and Philosophy) in summer 2020. Online nursing courses will begin fall 2020.

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

RN to MSN Option

Upon completion of your RN to BSN degree consider enrolling in the MSN program that is recognized as number one in 2018 by U.S. News & World Report. A seamless transition into a graduate nursing track at Saint Xavier University prepares you to assume leadership and advanced practice roles in this challenging and rapidly changing health care environment.

Saint Xavier University School of Nursing and Health Science's graduate nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the accrediting body of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Please review the program requirements and course descriptions in the SXU Academic Catalog for additional information.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) offerings include:

Financial Aid Options

Students enrolled in the RN to BSN online program may be eligible for financial aid. To learn more about your financial aid options, visit the Financial Aid web page or the outside scholarships page.

Also, visit the Nursing Schools Almanac website to learn more about their RN to BSN Scholarship.

Contact Information

Have questions about the admission process? Please contact Angela Pusateri. Have questions about the program? Please contact Lesley Podlasek.

Angela Pusateri Lesley Podlasek
Transfer Admission Counselor
Office of Admission
Phone: 773-298-3061
Program Coordinator
School of Nursing and Health Sciences
Phone: 773-298-3705

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