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Online RN to BSN

Propel Your Nursing Career

Methodist University’s online RN to BSN will prepare you to build on your previous nursing experiences to take your career to the next level. Structured by educators with extensive nursing experience, the program offers flexibility for working professionals seeking to balance their work, life, and school commitments. You can complete the program to get your BSN in as little as one year.

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  • Duration 1-2 years
  • Cost per Credit $400
  • Credit Hours 36-126

Program Benefits

  • CCNE-accredited
  • 31 semester hours of core courses
  • Transfer up to 93 semester hours
  • Clinical opportunities

Become a Leader in Nursing

The CCNE-accredited online RN to BSN from Methodist University will serve as the gateway for you to advance your career. As a degree completion program, those entering with an unrestricted RN license and an associate degree or diploma will have the opportunity to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, providing greater career mobility in a variety of health care settings.

With an average completion timeline of only one year, you will engage with a rigorous curriculum and the opportunity to complete clinicals. After graduation, you will have the skills in nursing to offer patient-centered care in both inpatient and outpatient environments.

Career Outlook: Join an Expanding Field

The American Association of Colleges of Nurses (AACN) has identified the BSN degree as the minimum educational requirement to practice nursing, and nurses graduating with a BSN are in high demand across practically all health care settings. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurse (RN) positions are expected to grow by 7% through 2029.1

Careers and Salaries

Curriculum: Build a Foundation in Patient Care

With a total of nine core degree courses, MU’s online RN to BSN curriculum explores topics that include evidence-based nursing practice, health policy, nursing leadership, and public health. As a student, you will be able to choose your plan of study with 1/3 elective courses.

The RN to BSN program at Methodist University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

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Program Outcomes

Admissions Requirements

To apply for the online RN to BSN from Methodist University, you’ll need the following:

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Tuition Details

The RN to BSN online program costs $400 per semester hour. Credits from prior coursework typically fulfill 25-75% of the 126 s.h. required. Up to 93 s.h. may be accepted for transfer toward the degree.

Learn more about the affordability and value of your education at Methodist University. If you or a family member are a veteran or active-duty service member, visit our Military Support page.

Tuition and Fees

Why Study Online?

Enjoy an online learning environment that offers the same quality as in-person courses, including dedicated faculty members and an overall caring, friendly atmosphere for achieving your professional and personal goals.

You’ll also have access to all academic support services. That means you’ll get personalized assistance you need, such as access to the tutoring and writing centers. Experience a distinctive education in a flexible environment that fits your schedule.

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Financial Aid

You can earn a high-quality education from a private institution without worrying about the cost. As a Yellow Ribbon school and a university where 97% of students qualify for financial aid, Methodist is committed to affordability.

Learn more about federal student loans and grants, military benefits, and scholarship opportunities. We’re proud to make your goals as affordable as possible.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have other questions not answered here? Request more information or call 910-212-4956.

You can complete the program in as little as one year.

The online RN to BSN is available in both part-time and full-time options. Call 910-212-4956 to speak with a knowledgeable counselor dedicated to personalizing your enrollment experience.

With more than 97% of students receiving significant financial aid, very few pay the full “sticker price” tuition fee of $49,600. The estimated $49,600 (prior to transfer credits and financial aid) does not include fees or other costs you may incur. A variety of scholarships are available for Methodist University’s online programs.

For more information about tuition, additional costs, and financial aid options, please visit our tuition page.

Yes, the online RN to BSN is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

To gain admission into the program, you must provide the following:

Learn more about the admissions process on our admissions page.

Yes! The online program accepts up to 93 transfer semester hours, pending departmental approval.

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  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Registered Nurses, at (visited December 14, 2020).