- Flexibility: Students can learn anytime, anywhere in 8-week nursing courses.
- Affordable: $199/credit hour.
- Convenient: Students can work and complete the RN-BSN program
- Personal attention to advising: Students receive 1:1 advising with faculty
RN to BSN Degree: Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Move up as an RN with a BSN Degree and up your employment options in the health care field.
Catawba College offers the RN to BSN completion degree for licensed nurses with 8-week courses that are 100% online. Enhance your current knowledge, broaden your career options, and prepare for broader levels of responsibility by earning your BSN degree.
upcoming Start Dates
We have five start dates each academic year. The remaining start dates for the RN to BSN program at Catawba College are:
MORE HOURS. MORE CHOICES. MORE FUTURE.
Catawba College’s RN to BSN online program enables an easy transition for Registered Nurses (RN) with Associate degrees in Nursing or Nursing diplomas to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. With a low student to teacher ratio and easy to manage curriculum, Catawba’s RN to BSN degree option is the ideal choice for the busy RN ready to advance their nursing career.
RN2BSN QUICK FACTS
- Applying is Easy:
The application process is easy, and each student has a faculty mentor as a guide and counselor to make the transition back to a student and matriculation as easy as possible. We even request transcripts for you!
- Nervous about Online Education?
Do not worry! The first class introduces students to the online environment and forms a community of fellow students to promote collegiality and a support system. To make it even easier, students only take two 8-week online courses at a time.
- Transfer and RN Experience Credit Hours:
Catawba College’s RN to BSN degree option requires a minimum of 120 credit hours, including 28 credit hours of Core Transfer courses, 32 credits hours in the Nursing major, and 30 credit hours for experience in the workforce as an RN. At times, a student may be required to take a general education class, yet still complete their BSN degree (from start to finish) in about one year.
We want to hear from you! Contact us to learn more about our special nursing program that takes care of you as you provide care for others.
The Catawba College Department of Nursing seeks to prepare competent, diverse nurse professionals to meet the holistic health care needs of a culturally diverse society by providing a solid foundation in liberal studies that effectively melds with an RN to BSN student’s real-life work experience as a registered nurse.
RN to BSN students can enroll at five different start dates throughout the year. With our 8-week block structure of 100% online courses, students take two(2) courses at a time. Most adult students enroll in four or more courses per semester making them full-time and eligible for maximum financial aid programs.
Catawba’s Department of Nursing faculty are committed to working with students to meet their professional goals. Faculty offer varied clinical expertise in fields such as geriatrics, mental health, maternity and pediatric care, and medical surgical nursing.