B.Sc. On Campus

Nursing - RN to BSN

Bellevue College

48 months
291 USD/credit 13095 USD/year
113 USD/credit 5085 USD/year
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The Bachelor of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN program at Bellevue College is designed for students with an associate degree or diploma in nursing from an accredited college or nursing program. 


The RN-BSN Program curriculum expands students’ knowledge and skills in evidence-based practice, community health, professional communication, leadership, and health information technology (HIT), as well as healthcare systems and policies. Learning experiences are focused on individuals, families, groups and communities. Students complete a scholarly project over their last two quarters that demonstrates learning in leadership and management.

Learning Outcomes

Degree recipients of the Nursing - RN to BSN program at Bellevue College will possess the following skills and abilities to:

  • Evaluate and apply evidence-based research to clinical practice
  • Appraise protective and predictive factors, including genetics, which influence the health of individuals, families, groups, communities and populations
  • Develop and implement creative strategies to enable systems to change
  • Negotiate and resolve conflicts to support professional, positive working relationships
  • Utilize intra- and inter-professional resources to resolve ethical and other practice dilemmas
  • Assess and fully utilize sophisticated healthcare information management systems to maximize patient outcomes

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • BSN Practice 
  • Scholarly Inquiry 
  • Project Development
  • Management in Healthcare
  • Community and Public Health Nursing
  • Leadership in Healthcare 
  • Health Information Technology 
  • Fieldwork in Community and Public Health Nursing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 SCH

180-185 quarter credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online international student application form, including the signature document. 
  • A non-refundable $50 application fee paid online.
  • All acceptance packets shipped to an address outside of the U.S. require you to pay an express mail fee via eShipGlobal site. The student must upload the air bill with a complete mailing address to the BC’s online application site.
  • A copy of the passport photo page, including expiration date.
  • A copy of each F-2 dependent’s passport photo page, including expiration date.
  • A bank statement dated no earlier than 6 months before application, with a minimum balance of $26,130 USD.
  • Valid proof of English language proficiency.
  • Transcripts in English from the current and/or previous schools. 

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    13095 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 291 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5085 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 113 USD per credit during 48 months.

International: $18,786 per year

Living costs for Bellevue

1636 - 2725 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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