Chamberlain University has more than 125 years of history preparing extraordinary nursing graduates and healthcare professionals.
Whether you're an aspiring nurse looking to launch a rewarding career, a nursing professional looking to advance your career, or a professional looking to impact public health, Chamberlain offers the degree programs, options and resources to help you succeed.
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Chamberlain is committed to providing quality and accessible nursing education. Our team is with you every step of the way, providing the information you need to make the decisions that best serve you.
RN to BSN Online Option
RNs: Earn your BSN online
Earn Your Degree in as Few as 3 Semesters – Classes Begin October 23
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What will I learn?
Chamberlain’s RN to BSN curriculum is designed to expand and enrich the professional careers of nurses. Seven nursing courses and seven liberal arts and sciences courses prepare you for the next step in your career.
You can be full-time or part-time, whichever works for your schedule. All RN to BSN courses are offered every 8 weeks.
Experiential learning activities enhance the curriculum as you apply knowledge in the classroom and in your current role.
All that's required is a current RN license approved by your state and you get 77 proficiency credits before you even begin.
This course, for RN to BSN option students, examines the principles and techniques of nursing assessments focusing on patient history-taking, review of systems, physical examination techniques and documentation of findings. Utilization of assessment findings in clinical decision making is discussed throughout the course.
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Can I do this?
Choose between full-time, part-time or a customized plan designed to fit your circumstances.
Your support team is dedicated to helping you add BSN after your name.
Experienced nurse educators help you bring your practice into the classroom and the classroom into your practice.
Our online learning platform is 100% mobile friendly, all you need is an internet connection.
Experience a seamless transition between the app and your computer. Access coursework, student portal and learning resources anywhere.
24/7 access to academic resources provide help around your schedule.
Chamberlain has several resources that can help you become acclimated to the online classroom. Once you apply you will have access to the Chamberlain Care Student Success Strategies, which provides information on time management, scholarly writing, using the library and more.
You can also ask your admissions representative for a personal tour of the online environment in which you will be taking classes or you can view the Online Classroom Demonstration Video Series to learn about what you can expect when you log into your class.
Classes begin every 8 weeks. Admissions representatives can answer your questions, tell you more about financial aid and scholarships, and discuss with you how this option might fit into your life. Request more information or call 877.751.5783.
How do I get in?
A nursing diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing from an institution recognized by the Department of Education.
Our admission representatives are available to answer your questions about admission requirements and walk you through the application process. Call 877.751.5783 to speak to a representative or request more information.
Take a look at the full Transfer Student Guide to make sure your courses meet transfer requirements.
Request a credit evaluation prior to your first semester and provide
an official transcript.
Upon acceptance you’ll be awarded 77 proficiency credits through the Chamberlain College Articulation Programs (CCAP).
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What types of financial assistance are available?
Chamberlain provides you with individualized support throughout your educational journey beginning with the admissions process. Your admissions representative will work with you to build a schedule that will work with your life and finances, whether that's one class or three. Check out the Net Price Calculator for an estimate of federal and institutional aid.
Cost subject to change each session
1Program availability varies by state/location.
Chamberlain partners with healthcare institutions, community colleges and associations to provide accessible educational opportunities for registered nurses. Check to see if you qualify for a group-specific tuition rate
because of your association with one of our healthcare partners.
Accreditation, State Authorizations & Approvals
**The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program (includes the RN to BSN Degree Completion Option) at Chamberlain College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202.887.6791). Chamberlain College of Nursing is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC, www.hlcommission.org).
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At this time, Chamberlain College of Nursing cannot accept inquiries for the RN to BSN Degree Completion Option from Washington D.C. or the territory of Puerto Rico.
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