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Nursing - RN to BSN

Saint Louis University

12 months
650 USD/credit 78000 USD/year
650 USD/credit 78000 USD/year
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Nursing - RN to BSN from Saint Louis University helps students synthesize theoretical and empirical knowledge from the humanities and natural, social, behavioral, and nursing sciences to provide safe, effective nursing care.


Nursing - RN to BSN from Saint Louis University prepares students to establish relationships based on understanding of self and others, and of interpersonal and group dynamics, practice in a variety of settings with clients of all ages and diverse sociocultural backgrounds, utilize critical thinking and problem-solving skills, in application of the nursing process, to achieve optimal client adaptation.


A bachelor's degree in nursing makes graduates strong candidates for promotion, particularly for administrative and managerial jobs. Graduates are also qualified to teach students at technical and community colleges who are enrolled in licensed practical nursing programs and certified nursing assistant programs.

Graduates may also go on to pursue advanced practice roles, including nurse practitioner, clinical nurse leader and nurse anesthetist with additional graduate-level coursework.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conceptual Framework for Practice
  • Public Health Nursing for RNs
  • Leadership and Management for RNs
  • Community Project for RNs
  • Health Assessment for RNs
  • Research and Evidence Based Practice
  • Healthcare Policy, Finance and Regulatory Environments for RNs
  • Essentials of Therapeutic Nutrition 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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If you've missed the deadline, don't worry! You can still apply, thanks to our rolling admission policy.


120 alternative credits


  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Age: 22 years or older (exceptions may be made)
  • Work Experience: At least three years or the equivalent
  • Education: High school diploma or composite GED score of at least 2250
  • Interview: Successful completion of a meeting with an academic coach (this can be done over the phone or on campus)
  • Grade Point Average: Minimum transfer cumulative GPA of 2.50 (unless qualified for conditional admittance)
  • Transcript: An official transcripts from the most recent institution attended
  • Complete an online application.
  • Submit proof of your English language proficiency.
  • Standardized Test Scores. ACT/SAT scores are not required as part of the admission process.
  • Secondary School Report Form. 
  • Professional Résumé. 
  • Letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    78000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    78000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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