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 (Awarded for U.S. Registered Nurse License)
  • 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 (RN) Registered Nurse to (BSN) Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. 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 RN to BSN Pathway can be completed fully online or in a classroom setting at the Alexandria, Falls Church or Woodbridge campuses. To graduate with a BSN, post-licensure students must complete a minimum of 45 quarter-hour credits at Stratford University. In the Stratford University quarter-hour credit system, 3 semester credit –hour credits from a 15/16-week semester-based college program will transfer into Stratford as 4.5 quarter-hour credits.

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

NSG399

Total Credits Awarded for RN Experiential Learning

72

Arts and Sciences Courses Requirements *

ENG111

College Composition

4.5

ENGXXX

English Course

4.5

HUM110

Principles of Ethics

4.5

HUM250

Cross-Cultural Competency

4.5

MATXXX

MAT111 (or higher)

4.5

MAT211

Statistics

4.5

PSY110

Social Psychology

4.5

PSY220

Human Growth & Development

4.5

SCI260

Biochemistry

4.5

SCI250

Microbiology

4.5

XXXXX

Open Arts and Sciences Elective (200 level)

4.5

XXXXX

Open Arts and Sciences Elective (200 level)

4.5

Total Arts and Sciences Credit Requirements

22.5

Medical Course Requirements *

MED110

Anatomy & Physiology I

4.5

MED210

Anatomy & Physiology II

4.5

Total Medical Credit Requirements

9

Required Elective Pool Courses *

XXXXX

Elective (Pools 1 or 2)

4.5

XXXXX

Elective (Pools 1 or 2)

4.5

XXXXX

Elective (Pools 1 or 2)

4.5

XXXXX

Elective (Pools 1 or 2)

4.5

XXXXX

Elective (Pools 1 or 2)

4.5

Total Elective Pool Credit Requirements

22.5

Required BSN Completion Program Nursing Courses

NSG330-OLRN

Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning

4.5

NSG410-OLRN

Research and Evidence-Based Practice

4.5

NSG420-OLRN

Nursing in the Community

4.5

NSG470-OLRN

Leadership, Management, and Contemporary Issues

4.5

NSG480-OLRN

Nursing Capstone Project

4.5

Total BSN Nursing Credit Requirements

22.5

Total Credits Required for BSN Degree

180

*No more than 63 total credits may be transferred in from another college or 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.

 

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        on Your Schedule
        CampusOnline

        Online Only

        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