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RN to MSN Online Program


The RN to MSN Online program awards through the School of Nursing and Health Sciences a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Science degree to currently licensed, registered nurses who have completed an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) or a Diploma from an accredited school of nursing. All courses are 100 percent online. BSN courses are scheduled in seven-week blocks with a one-week break between courses. Courses are completed one at a time, with two courses offered per semester. Students who successfully complete the BSN requirements advance to any of the current MSN tracks. This flexibility provides the student with the maximum opportunity to achieve personal goals in career advancement and professional specialization. NURSG 518 RN to MSN Bridge Course is required and facilitates the student's transition to the graduate level. MSN courses are offered in 14-week terms, with three terms per academic year. Students are able to complete the entire RN-MSN program in four years.

The School of Nursing and Health Sciences reserves the right to amend policies and procedures, and other program information as necessary. All changes will be communicated promptly.