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Nursing (RN to BSN) 

Bay Path University

B.Sc. Online
48 months
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400 USD/credit
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If you already have your RN degree, you may qualify to pursue and earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree 100% online from our CCNE-accredited program. The Nursing (RN to BSN) is offered by Bay Path University.

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Overview

This 100% online, non-residency BSN program prepares women who are already registered nurses (RNs) to expand their professional career options and stay competitive in an ever-changing health care environment. 

Depending on your prior earned credits, you may be able to graduate with your BSN from The American Women's College in approximately 18 to 24 months. All nurses are eligible for a minimum of 30 transfer credits, and possibly up to 84 towards their BSN degree.

Successful candidates for this Nursing (RN to BSN) offered by Bay Path University  will:

  • Be a registered nurse with education from a nursing program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the National League for Nursing 
  • Currently licensed and in good standing as a registered nurse in the United States (must provide proof)   

This program is designed specifically for the Registered Nurse (RN) seeking to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. Students engage in a curriculum that is designed to support each student’s personal and professional career goals. Students learn vital information and essential skills that built on their current knowledge and skills to meet the demands of clients in the dynamic healthcare environment. Students evaluate the professional nursing role and enhance their skills and knowledge in the areas of health assessment, ethical decision making, communication, leadership, and research. Students learn new skills and knowledge through real-world case studies, challenging assignments, and best practice simulations. Dedicated, experienced nursing faculty provide students with the most current and relevant evidence-based information in a highly supportive environment with individual mentorship and guidance. Students reinforce their critical thinking and problem-solving skills by identifying, analyzing, and effectively addressing healthcare challenges drawn from the current or developing issues in the healthcare workplace.

The program’s breadth and depth ensure the baccalaureate student integrates the knowledge and skills necessary to attain critical practice focused outcomes, and that students develop and refine knowledge and skills necessary to manage care as part of a highly-skilled, professional interdisciplinary team. The program is based on the AACN, Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing and Massachusetts Nurse of the Future Core Competencies and Bay Path Thumbprint Aspirations & Supportive Values, which meet all national requirements. 

Accreditation

Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Assessment
  • Vulnerable Populations
  • Nursing and Global Diversity
  • Healthcare Policy and the Nursing Professional
  • Community Health and the Nursing Professional
  • Research for the Nursing Professional

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed, free online admissions application
    • Admissions phone interview
    • Official transcripts from all prior colleges and universities
    • GPA of 2.0 or higher - Students with a cumulative GPA of less than 2.0 may be eligible for conditional acceptance. Some programs also may require a higher minimum GPA.
    • Applicants with fewer than 12 college credits to transfer must provide proof of high school graduation by submitting high school transcript(s) or GED, HiSET or TASC completion document.

Work experience

 

Technological requirements

 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 400 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 400 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

 

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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