RN to B.S. in Nursing

College of Arts & Sciences

The RN to B.S. in Nursing* online program, delivered from a strong Christian foundation, will equip you to serve others skillfully and guide you in making important caregiving decisions. Designed for individuals with a previous licensure as a registered nurse, this degree can help you advance in your career – or prepare you to pursue post-graduate opportunities. With its 100-percent online format, you’ll be able to balance work, school and life – no travel requirements or mandatory login times.

  • Learn how to assess common patient pathologies, and collaborate and communicate with medical professionals regarding clinical management.
  • Learn modern techniques of health assessments and treatment methods.
  • Discover how health information systems and data management provide safer patient care.
  • Learn assessment techniques to evaluate potential disease or injury. Hospitals are increasingly requiring their registered nurses to continue their education by obtaining a B.S. in Nursing. Advance your knowledge and career potential and enjoy tremendous flexibility in employment locations, work schedules and position types.

Career Opportunities:

  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Health Education
  • Health Administration


*An active nursing licensure (RN) is required for admittance.

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Delivery Format: Online

Total Credit Hours Required: 120 +

Approved Degree Plan: Click to download PDF

Admission requirements vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

College of Arts & Sciences Tuition Rates

Program Type



  • 12-18 credit hours per semester

  • Less than 12 credit hours


  • $7,950 (over 18 credits hours add $530/credit hour)
  • $530/credit hour

Evening/Online (8-week classes)

$395/credit hour

Students taking RN to BS in Nursing classes

$295/credit hour

Professional Development/Nondegree

$250/credit hour

Early College

$155/credit hour


Student Fees




Application Fee  (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)



One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit – On-Campus Students

Enrollment Deposit – Evening/Online Students



Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)


One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

Technology Fee (On-Campus, Evening/Online and Professional Development Students)


Supports information technology

Undergrad Support Fee (On-Campus, Evening/Online and Professional Development Students)


Contributes to undergraduate academic and administrative operations

Undergraduate Student Activity Fee (On-Campus Students only)

$100/Term, Fall & Spring only

Contributes to undergraduate student activity operations

Health Center Fee (On-Campus Students only)

$20/Semester, Fall & Spring only

Contributes to health center for students living on campus

Parking Fee (On-Campus and Early College Students)


Applies to students desiring to park their vehicles on campus

New Student Programming Fee


One-time fee applied to all incoming students


Optional Fees


Late Payment


Incurred per session, in the event of late tuition payment

Late Registration


Incurred per session, in the event of late registration

Course Fees

$70-200 per course

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