RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
100% Online Degree
The RN-BSN 100% online program is offered by the University of Louisville's School of Nursing for registered nurses who have an associate degree in nursing (ADN) or a nursing diploma. Students earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing in a flexible, timely, affordable and convenient manner. Our unique curriculum is designed for nurses who want to expand their ability to work with diverse global populations, work in a variety of settings, and develop targeted skills in leadership and management.
RN-BSN Program Highlights
- FOCUSED: 8-week courses – manage one course at the time
- CONVENIENT: 100% online instruction – no campus visits required
- AFFORDABLE: Pay for only 31 nursing credits – no additional fees
- FLEXIBLE: Complete work when it fits your schedule
- SUPPORTIVE: Professional team assistance from start to finish
- PERSONAL ATTENTION: Small class sizes; customized learning
- HEAD-START: ADN grads can start prior to obtaining RN license
- RECOGNIZED: CCNE accredited; International Honor Society in Nursing affiliated; Sigma Theta Tau (STT) chapter available at SON/UofL.
The Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) online program offered by the University of Louisville's School of Nursing provides registered nurses who have an associate degree in nursing (ADN) or a nursing diploma the opportunity to earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing in a timely, affordable and convenient manner via online instruction. Our unique curriculum is designed by nurses for nurses working in today’s healthcare environment.
Save approximately $15,000 in tuition!
All students starting the program complete a professional portfolio to earn credits toward their graduation requirement. These 30 credit hours are awarded tuition free!
Meet Your Success Team
Our RN-BSN program team is ready to help you get started and continue your education at UofL by providing assistance every step of the way. We know your journey is unique, so we strive to create a personalized path to your success. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions you might have along the way.
RN-BSN Enrollment Counselor
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Academic Counsel, Sr., School of Nursing
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Dr. Mary DeLetter
Director, RN-BSN Program, School of Nursing
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Informal Transcripts Review (non-official transcripts pre-evaluation)
Wonder what credits may transfer from your previous programs? Get an informal review at http://uofl.me/pre-eval.
RN-BSN Online - Program Structure
The curriculum in the RN-BSN program at UofL allows working nurses to pursue a bachelor’s degree faster by leveraging their previous knowledge and experience. RN-BSN students can transfer credits from other regionally accredited institutions and complete the required nursing courses (31 credit hours) at UofL.
|Total Credits Required for Degree: 120 hours|
|RN-BSN core courses||31 hours|
|Cardinal Core, Program Requirements, Electives||59 hours**|
* Tuition-free (savings of ~$15,000)
** Varies by student’s transferable credit
The RN-BSN program of study is five semesters, but 8-week courses and the flexible curriculum allow students to complete the degree at a faster or slower pace, depending on individual situations. All course work is delivered 100% online. The community health leadership practicum can be completed in a site in the student’s local community.
To learn about other nursing programs and activities at UofL, visit the School of Nursing website.