Dec 09, 2021  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17 [Archived Catalog]

Baccalaureate Nursing, RN-to-BSN Major (BSN)


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Major code BS1222

College of Health Sciences and Professions 
School of Nursing 
Grover Center E317
Phone: 740.593.4494
Phone: 800.560.0144
Fax: 740.593.0286
nursing@ohio.edu
www.ohio.edu/nursing/rntobsn/

Program Overview

The program is designed for individuals who are licensed registered nurses (RN) seeking the baccalaureate degree and are employed by one of Ohio University’s partnership facilities. The program provides educational experiences necessary for the RN role at the baccalaureate level. All NRSE courses are delivered online. Most support courses also have online options.

Admissions Information

Change of Program Policy

Applicants must be a graduate of an approved program (or its equivalent) that prepares individuals to sit for the registered nurse licensing exam (NCLEX-RN) and must be licensed as a registered nurse (RN) in one of the Ohio University authorized states. Check undergraduate admissions website or call the School of Nursing for a list of current approved states.

External Transfer Admission

The majority of students in this program are considered transfer students in that they completed the basic RN preparation at another institution. All work completed previously at an institution other than Ohio University will be evaluated and follow OU transfer credit policy.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Following graduation, registered nurses with the baccalaureate degree are able to pursue nursing leadership positions within health care agencies and are prepared to enter master’s or doctoral programs in nursing that would lead to advanced nursing roles.

Requirements

Universitywide Graduation Requirements


To complete this program, students must meet all Universitywide graduation requirements .

College-Level Requirements for the College of Health Sciences and Professions


View the College-Level Requirements for the College of Health Sciences and Professions .

Nursing Prerequisites


Complete the following courses:

Complete one of the following courses:


Complete one of the following courses:


Complete one of the following courses:


Lower Division Nursing


A minimum of 27 semester credits in lower division nursing will be transferred from prelicensure nursing program.

Upper Division Nursing Requirements


Complete the following courses:

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