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University of Nevada, Reno

48 months
23562 USD/year
23562 USD/year
7470 USD/year
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The Nursing program at University of Nevada, Reno is designed to provide the graduate of an associate degree program in nursing with the opportunity to obtain a baccalaureate degree in nursing.


Program Description

The Nursing program at University of Nevada, Reno is the basic preparation for professional nursing practice and leadership positions in nursing. After completing the program, the graduate is qualified for nursing positions in public health agencies, schools, hospitals, and leadership positions. Baccalaureate graduates may also earn commissioned status in the US armed forces, as well as admission to graduate education. The RN to BSN degree program is completed in three to five semesters. Students may begin the RN to BSN major in spring, summer or fall. Students in the RN to BSN program may complete Core Curriculum requirements concurrent with the required RN to BSN courses.

The baccalaureate degree program is approved by the Nevada State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Assessment of the Individual
  • Nursing Care of the Individual I: Theory
  • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology
  • Nursing Care of the Individual: Theory
  • Nursing Care of Childbearing Women, Children & Families: Theory
  • Population Health Considerations for Practicing RNs

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

The RN to BSN post-licensure program is available to students who are currently licensed as a registered nurse. Post-licensure applicants must meet the following requirements to apply to the post-licensure RN to BSN program.

  • Graduation from a nationally and regionally accredited program of nursing with a minimum of 24 transferrable college credits
  • A current and unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in the Unites States.
  • A 2.0 GPA in all previously completed coursework
  • Completion of the anatomy & physiology and microbiology requirements with a minimum grade of “C” in each cours

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23562 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    23562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23562 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7470 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7470 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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