RN to BS Completion - Fall Semester Only
All applicants to this program must meet the safety and technical standards and hold an unencumbered license and current registration from the state in which they reside.
Applicants must be graduates of an accredited associate degree nursing program and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The applicant must also show competence in all transfer Science and Nursing courses (The typical student admitted has grades of B or better in all courses).
The RN-BS Completion Program consists of 62 college credits beyond the associate degree (32 credits in the major and 30-36 credits of liberal arts and sciences).
Transfer credits will be evaluated after acceptance. Students who enter the SUNY system after fall 2000 must complete all General Education requirements as outlined in the College catalog. A minimum of 30 credits in nursing and 20 credits in liberal arts and sciences may be transferred.
Sample Program of Study:
|NUR 215W Developing Nurses' Ways of Knowing||3 Credits|
|NUR 216 The Art of Nursing||2 Credits|
|NUR 301 Community Nursing||4 Credits Lecture 2 hrs/Clinical 6 hrs|
|NUR 305 Health Promotion and Patient Education||3 Credits|
|NUR 401 Modes of Inquiry||3 Credits|
|NUR 404 Nurse as Advocate and Change Agent||3 Credits|
|NUR 406 Senior Leadership Practicum||5 Credits Lecture 1 hr/Clinical 8 hrs|
|HST 301 Health Care Organization||3 Credits|
|MTH 110 Statistics||3 Credits|
|BIO 240 Bioethics||3 Credits|
All of the nursing programs are extremely competitive. The typical student admitted has grades of B or better in all courses.
Please note: Currently residents of California, Florida, Massachusetts, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Tennessee, Washington, U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. territories that are not members of NC-SARA, and Canada are ineligible to enroll in the online RN to BS Completion Program.