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RN-to-BSN Online

RN-to-BSN Online

Our Program

The RN-to-BSN program is an opportunity for registered nurses with an associate degree or diploma to pursue the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. Washburn University offers an innovative, integrative curriculum designed for the busy working professional nurse.

Students may complete the course of study part-time in 18 months or may opt for a 12 month full-time plan of study. The RN-to-BSN program allows working nurses to balance career, education, and personal responsibilities.

Our Value

  • Exclusively online
  • No expiration date on academic credit
  • Curriculum builds on your knowledge as a practicing RN
  • Uses a cohort model so you can build relationships and network with your peers

About Us

Learn more about Washburn University.

Learn more about the School of Nursing.

Contact Us

Dr. Jeanne Catanzaro

For information, contact Jeanne at 913-723-1031 or by e-mail, RNBSN@washburn.edu

RN-to-BSN program

Quick Facts
Quick Facts

CCNE Accreditation
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The RN-to-BSN Program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Visit the CCNE website
Quality Matters
Quality Matters Implementation Plan

Washburn University – School of Nursing is committed to implement the Quality Matters Standards for the design of online courses, and we are systematically building and evaluating our courses based on these rigorous, research-based standards. The Quality Matters Standards assure that the online components of these courses promote learner engagement and provide students with all the tools and information they need to be successful learners. More information regarding Quality Matters may be found at the link below.

More information about Quality Matters