Bachelor of Science with a major in Nursing (RN to BSN)

University of West Georgia
Degree Level Bachelors
Total Credit Hours 120

Program Description

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing, RN to BSN program, is a 100 percent online program designed for licensed RN's both in the state of Georgia and out of state who are seeking a BSN degree. The program prepares RN's for professional advancement and offers interactive learning through an asynchronous online environment. This program combines a rich and liberal foundation the arts, sciences, and humanities with a unique nursing curriculum that emphasizes the art and science of nursing. Program applications are accepted from February 1 to May 1 for Fall admission.

Admissions Information

Program Specific Admittance Guidelines

Earned Associates of Science Degree in Nursing from an ACEN, CNEA, or CCNE accredited program.

Evidence of current licensure as a registered nurse (RN) in the United States.

GPA of 2.5 (4.0 scale) for all completed core coursework applicable to BSN degree.

Applicants must have completed a minimum of 48 semester hours of core to be considered after May 1st and should include:

ENGL 1101 & 1102

MATH 1111-Coll Algebra, OR 1001-Quant. Skills, OR 1113-PreCalc, OR 1634-Calc AND 2063-Statistics

At least 3 of the 5 lab science courses required for a BSN at UWG from: A Principles of Biology or Survey/Principles of Chemistry sequence (2 courses), Human Anatomy & Physiology 1, Human Anatomy & Physiology 2, and Microbiology

24 semester hours of core coursework from areas B, C, E, and/or F. Click here for core guide.

Transfer of lower-division nursing credits and/or RN to BSN Articulation Plan Credit allowed for ASN/ADN=up to 36 hours

Program Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education