Finally, an RN-to-BSN program designed with the working nurse in mind! This degree completion program is designed for both diploma and associate degree registered nurses who want to earn their bachelor’s and advance their skills.
With increasing emphasis on patient outcomes across all health care settings, the online BSN degree completion program at Saint Joseph's College helps you build upon your nursing education. You will increase knowledge in evidence-based care, clinical decision making, ethical practice, population-based care, and health promotion and disease prevention. You’ll also save time with frequent start dates and save money with the ability to earn up to 3 free general education courses during your program. Take advantage of our strong history and tradition in nursing education and apply to SJC today.
Enrolled students can receive one free general education course for every nine nursing credits completed (the major requires 27 nursing credits). Students will take their nursing courses first and then any general education courses, if needed.
Students enrolled in the RN to BSN program must complete 120 semester hour credits through a combination of transfer, enrollment, and challenge examinations. Nurses with a nursing diploma will receive 30 credits in transfer for their lower-level BSN nursing courses. Thirty semester hours must be earned through Saint Joseph’s College. A full transcript evaluation will be done after acceptance to determine all possible transfer credit.
Looking to learn more about where you stand with finishing your RN to BSN degree? Contact an admissions counselor today.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, the master's degree program in nursing and the post-graduate APRN certificate program at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001, 202-887-6791. The pre-licensure baccalaureate program is approved by the Maine State Board of Nursing.
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Position Yourself for Advancement in A Meaningful Career Path
If you are looking to advance in the field of nursing, the BSN is becoming a must-have credential for a variety of settings. Take the next step at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. Request more information today or apply now online (for free) if you’re ready.
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Saint Joseph's College has approval to offer the RN to BSN program in:
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