Bachelor of Science in Nursing: RN to BSN Online Degree Program

Online Campus

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(800) 960-5940 (toll free)
(601) 968-5953 (fax)
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The Belhaven University RN to BSN online degree program is designed to provide registered nurses holding an associate degree or diploma in nursing, the opportunity to earn a BSN degree online, while continuing to serve those in your community. The RN to BSN online program will equip RNs with advanced knowledge of nursing concepts including management and leadership, community health, and research. Additionally, this online degree program will provide you with a pathway to graduate study in nursing.

The online bachelor of science in nursing degree can be completed in as little as twelve months. So, if you currently hold an unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse and are interested in pursuing the RN to BSN program at Belhaven University, please contact nursing@belhaven.edu to ensure you are eligible to apply.

  • 100% online
  • 8-week courses, taught year round
  • All classes taught from a Christian worldview
  • Small class sizes so you know your professors and classmates
  • Competitive tuition rates

Admission Information

Application for admission to the Nursing Program is a separate process from application to Belhaven University. However, in order to apply for admission to the nursing program, one must also be admitted to Belhaven. Students must complete the general education and pre-requisite courses prior to applying for admission to nursing program. Only applicants who submit complete applications are considered for acceptance into the program. It is the responsibility of the student to assure that their admissions files are complete.

Acceptance of admission to Belhaven University does not guarantee admission to the Nursing program.

If you have any questions about admission, please contact us at 800-960-5940 or onlineadmission@belhaven.edu.

  1. COMPLETE the APPLICATION for Admission.

  2. SUBMIT RESUME AND TRANSCRIPTS

    All of the components below will be evaluated as part of the admission decision. An application is considered complete when the student meets the following criteria:

    • Has graduated from a NLNAC/ACEN or nationally accredited nursing program at a regionally accredited college or university (which included clinical practice nursing courses);
    • Has submitted a complete  application for the RN to BSN by the deadline; for Fall admission, the application deadline is May 1 and for Spring admission, the application deadline is December 1.
    • Has a current unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in state of residence with no pending legal action;
    • Has submitted a resume to nursing@belhaven.edu, outlining health care interest or experience, campus/community involvement, leadership, employment, etc. by the deadline;
    • Has completed all nursing pre-requisite courses with a minimum of “C” or better in each course and a cumulative grade point average of 2.50 on 4.00 scale; and
    • Has been admitted to Belhaven University.

All of the above components will be evaluated as part of the admission decision. Completed admission materials can be e-mailed to nursing@belhaven.edu or be mailed to: Office of the Dean of Nursing, Belhaven University, 1500 Peachtree Street, Campus Box 313, Jackson, MS 39202.

Prior to enrollment in the Belhaven University School of Nursing, students must comply with Mississippi legislative statutes and regulations regarding criminal background checks and fingerprinting. Documentation of current urine or serum drug screen will also be required. In addition, enrolled students must show evidence of compliance with health and immunization requirements, personal health insurance, malpractice liability insurance, and certification in BLS (Basic Life Support) for healthcare providers. Students who are admitted to the RN-BSN program will receive detailed information on all of these processes in their admission packet.

  • COMPUTER REQUIREMENTS

  • MILITARY CREDIT

    • A veteran who wishes to be assessed for military credit or who will use veteran benefits must submit a copy of Form DD214 and/or DD295 to Belhaven University.

View Course Descriptions from the University Catalogue.

TUITION

Current tuition for all undergraduate courses is $395 per credit hour. If you need additional courses in addition to the RN-BSN program requirements, your tuition rate will be the same - $395 per credit hour. Our RN-BSN students that work at one of our partner medical facilities will receive a 20% discount on all undergraduate courses; therefore, with the scholarship, the tuition rate will be $316 per credit hour.

Program Per Credit Tuition
RN to BSN
 31 hours/10 courses
$395 $12,245
All Undergraduate Courses $395
RN to BSN students at partner organizations
 31 hours/10 courses
$316 $9,796
RN to BSN students living in MS $316 $9,796

 

We look forward to receiving your application! Please follow the steps on the How Do I Apply page to see how easy it is to submit your application to Belhaven University.