The South College RN to BSN online option features fully online nursing courses combined with clinical learning experiences, so that you can advance your education while you maintain your current job. Earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) degree at South College and prepare to take your nursing career to a new level.
Minimum of 12 months (full-time) depending on prior academic history
Available for qualified applicants to our nursing programs
Earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) degree online at South College.
Financial aid, offered through a variety of government, state, and local programs, grants, and scholarships, is available to help those who qualify to pursue their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) degree online at South College. To learn more about the financial aid options that could help you to pursue your Bachelor of Science in Nursing, contact us today.
It’s not about whether to earn your BSN, but when, with many healthcare facilities already requiring nurses to have or earn a bachelor’s degree. Obtaining a bachelor’s degree in nursing can improve your ability to deliver care, open up new specialties, and make you a more desirable candidate for leadership and management positions. At South College, our online RN-BSN degree option offers a convenient way for working RNs like you to earn your BSN. Our School of Nursing also offers online graduate nursing degree programs that allow RNs to continue their education past a BSN.
Registered nurses have the opportunity to earn a BSN online in at South College. Join fellow RNs in a supportive and flexible online learning environment and get a first-class nursing education at the pace and location that works for you. At South College, dedicated instructors, an innovative curriculum, and experiential learning meet critical thinking, evidence-based care, research, and leadership. Courses cover specialized fields like informatics and community nursing, with clinical components taking place in approved community-based facilities. Transitioning from RN to BSN may help you become a more well-rounded nurse by diversifying your skill set. If your goals are career advancement, better job security, and higher earning potential, our online RN to BSN program could help you expand opportunities.
The Master of Science in Nursing program received initial approval from the Tennessee Board of Nursing in November 2016.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing and the Master of Science in Nursing programs offered at South College are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791 (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org). South College is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791 (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org) for the Doctor of Nursing Practice and Post-Graduate APRN Certificate Programs. Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted. The South College DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program was granted initial accreditation by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) effective October 13, 2021. The address for COA is: 222 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, IL 60068, Phone number: 847-655-1160, website address: www.coacrna.org. Additionally, during the same October 2021accreditation meeting, the COA granted the following two items for the South College DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program: (1) Approval of Distance Education Courses, and (2) Approval of Waiver of Graduate Degree Requirement.