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Developing Whole Leaders for the whole World



Program Overview

  • Flexible schedule with 100% online classes
  • *Earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in as little as 12 months **full-time  
  • Peer support and faculty advising
  • Acquire new nursing competencies  
  • Prepares you for career mobility




How will an R.N. to B.S. in Nursing program advance my career?

  • Develop fully in the nursing profession
  • Enhance your skills and abilities
  • Prepare for career mobility
  • We educate your whole person—mind, body, and spirit
  • You will discover new dimensions of the nursing profession that greatly impacts your patients.
  • You will also be ready to pursue the Master of Science in Nursing degree also offered through ORU Online. 

What distinct courses will I take?

To complete the RN-to-BSN, you will take various courses such as:

  • Determinants of Health
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Health Informatics
  • Community Heath
  • Nursing Leadership


How long will it take me to graduate?

Complete this degree in as little as 12 months, when you enroll **full-time. Transfer approved credits from your Associate Degree and other science or humanities courses you have taken. 

How much does this program cost?

Tuition and fees to complete our program could cost you as little as $13,364†. Our affordable tuition means your finances go further. In addition, many students benefit from financial aid and our interest-free payment plan. 

Any other reasons to complete my degree online with ORU? 

  • Peer Support and Faculty Advising
  • Begin classes ASAP with year-round terms
  • Flexible schedule so you can balance work and family commitments
  • Mobile-friendly and user-friendly online platform

Ask us about our introductory Online Strategies class that will jump-start your journey.

*A Registered Nurse with an Associate Degree in Nursing or an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing must complete all prerequisite courses prior to admission to upper-level nursing courses required for the BSN degree. All general education requirements must be met prior to the degree being awarded (see degree plan).

**We consider full-time enrollment for this program as 7 credit hours per 7-week term with 6 terms per year.

†Tution and fees vary per term and length of time to complete degree. To view ORU tuition and fee details click here.

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