RN to B.S. in Nursing

The RN to BS 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:

  • Nurse
  • Health Educator
  • Health Administrator
  • Frontline Nurse

*Previously state-certified licensure is required for program entry.

An accreditation review of Regent's RN to B.S. in Nursing program by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is scheduled, including a site visit to take place on March 18, 2018. Interested parties may submit comments to CCNE until 21 days before the scheduled on-site evaluation; thus, written comments must be received by CCNE no later than February 26, 2018. Comments should be directed to:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K St., NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001

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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


Students taking RN to BS classes

$295/credit hour


Student Fees




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



One-time fee, non-refundable

Enrollment DepositOn-Campus Students

Enrollment DepositEvening/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)

$45/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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