Take Your Nursing Career to the Next Level

Hold an Associate's Degree in Nursing? - transfer in 63 credits and Get your Bachelor's Degree in 1 year

  • 180 credits (total)
  • 72 credits (transferred for RN - Registered Nurse)
  • 63 credits (transferred in from an Associate's degree)
  • 45 Credits (completed at Stratford University)

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Applicants who hold an active United States RN license and wish to receive a bachelor’s degree in nursing may apply for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program as a BSN completion student. Admission to this program requires:.

  • Proof of an unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in the United States. RN students must possess a current, active RN license by examination or endorsement.
  • An associate’s degree or diploma from a school of nursing
  • Submission of all official transcripts from colleges and nursing programs attended
  • Proof of a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on previous college transcripts.
  • Students who do not meet the overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 may be considered for admission with evidence of a cumulative GPA of 3. 0 or higher in the most recent college year attended with a minimum of 12 credits
  • Two letters of reference from an academic or professional source
  • A personal statement regarding the reasons and motivations for wanting to pursue a baccalaureate degree
  • A criminal background check at student’s expense

BSN Completion Program Course Requirements for Registered Nurses

The Stratford University BSN Completion Program Track nursing courses can be completed online or in a classroom setting at the Falls Church or Woodbridge campuses. To graduate with a BSN, post-licensure students must complete a minimum of 45 credits at Stratford University. In the Stratford University credit system, 3 credits from a 16-week semester-based college program will transfer into Stratford as 4.5 credits.

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

Required Core Nursing Courses

NSG330

Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning

4.5

NSG420

Nursing in the Community

4.5

NSG410

Research and Evidence-Based Nursing Practice

4.5

NSG470

Leadership, Management, and contemporary Issues in Nursing

4.5

NSG485

Nursing Capstone

4.5

 

Total Credits for Required Nursing Core Courses

22.5

 

5 Required Stratford U. Elective Courses

22.5

 

Total Required Credits to be taken at Stratford U.

45

 

Credits Awarded for Experiential Learning

72

 

Number of Transfer Credits Allowed

63

 

Total Stratford U. BSN Program Credits

180

 

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        On Campus or online

        Where our classes are offered

        Time

        5 - 10 weeks

        Time needed to complete a class

        Calander

        12 Months

        Time needed for BSN Completion Program Track

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