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
Nurses who have an active RN license can earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in as few as three semesters* -- online, and on your schedule.
The RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option is part of Chamberlain’s comprehensive CCNE accredited** BSN program. Designed by RNs for RNs, the curriculum is meant to challenge your thinking about nursing and your role as a professional nurse as well as help you prepare for expanded roles.
Classes Start January 2
Ready to get started? We’re ready for you. 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.
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.
Customized Curriculum PlanYou can be full-time or part-time, whichever works for your schedule. All RN to BSN courses are offered every 8 weeks.
100% Online CourseworkCombine the convenience of online learning with engaged faculty and supportive advisors who are focused on helping you reach your educational goals.
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Curriculum Plan for North Carolina Students
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.
Next Session Starts January 2Request more information and take the first step towards advancing your nursing career.
Classes begin every 8 weeks.
As part of our commitment to excellence in nursing education, Chamberlain is the only RN to BSN option that has received the Online Teaching Support and Online Learner Support Certifications and the only RN to BSN option with the nationally recognized Quality Matters certification mark.
Learn more about Quality Matters
How do I get in?
A nursing diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing from an institution recognized by the Department of Education.
RN to BSN Option Full Curriculum: 122 credit hours
As an RN with an associate degree or diploma in nursing, with a current, active RN license, you will be awarded 77 proficiency credits for your previous educational experience*
This leaves 45 credit hours remaining – and you can still transfer in additional qualifying credits. As an RN, we know you’re coming to Chamberlain with valuable credits from your previous experiences. To maximize on your experiences and education, we are committed to making the transfer process seamless for you.
Our admission representatives are available to answer your questions about admission requirements and walk you through the application process.
Call 877.751.578 to speak to a representative or request more information.
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.
Chamberlain partners with healthcare institutions, community colleges and associations to provide accessible educational opportunities for registered nurses.
Call 877.751.5783 or request information to see if you qualify for a group-specific tuition rate
because of your association with one of our healthcare partners.
Cost subject to change each session1Program availability varies by state/location
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, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202.463.6930). 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.
See specific information for your state by selecting your state and
program of interest.
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