Online RN to BSN
Receive Your First Nursing Course Free
Ohio University’s award-winning online RN to BSN program is designed for registered nurses seeking to advance their careers through a bachelor’s degree in nursing. As a thank you for your dedicated service, we are offering the first nursing course free for fall 2022 and spring 2023 start dates*. There's never been a better time to prepare for the next step in your career!
This flexible online format allows you to pace your classes to fit your life and career. Prior college credits often transfer, allowing you to finish your degree more quickly.
Ohio University is ranked the top college in Ohio for online education by onlinecolleges.com.
RN to BSN graduates are prepared to be highly competent caregivers, healthcare leaders and scholars who are grounded in a sense of inquiry and committed to human care within a climate of diversity. The fully online degree format allows for flexibility in the pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in nursing without disrupting your career.
Flexible Online Format
With asynchronous coursework and flexible advising, students can complete their degree on their own schedule. Take a full load and finish the degree in four semesters, or pace your courses to fit your life and career.
- Associate degree or diploma in Nursing
- Grade point average of 2.0 or higher
- Resident with an active unencumbered RN license in Ohio, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nevada, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, or Washington, D.C. -- this includes temporary licenses obtained in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
* Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 start dates only. Free first nursing course is applied as a scholarship valued at the cost of course tuition and fees.