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RN-BSN Curriculum

Most students can finish their full degree in as little as 9 months, with start dates in both August and January! Contact us to evaluate your transcript and see what courses you will need to complete.

FIRST SEMESTER (16 Credit Hours)

First 8-week block:

Professional Nursing
Health Assessment
Academic Writing*

Second 8-week block:
Community Health Nursing
Health Communication*

SECOND SEMESTER (14 Credit Hours)

First 8-week block:
Nursing Research
Humanities Course*

Second 8-week block:
Nursing Leadership
Humanities Course*


* Most RN students need these online courses to complete university general education requirements. Enrollment may vary depending on previous coursework at regionally accredited institutions.

Contact our program specialist for more information about program requirements.