Herzing – Online

Online - Nursing Program Outline

Advance your Career in Nursing

Since you're already an RN, you know that a career in nursing offers continual growth and advancement. A bachelor's degree is generally required for growth into higher-level nursing positions, and a master's degree is required for some. Some opportunities for upward mobility are:

  • Advanced Practice Nursing Role—Clinical nurse specialists, nurse anesthetists, nurse-midwives, and nurse practitioners
  • Education Role - Teach in a college, university, or hospital setting
  • Administrative Role —Manage a department or clinical specialty area
  • Consulting Role
  • Research Role

Convenient online classes

Classes are taught online so students in the BSN Bridge and Master of Science in Nursing programs can continue working as an RN while preparing for the next chapter in their career. At Herzing, you log in when it’s convenient for you, so you never have to worry about missing class due to a conflicting or changing work schedule.

Nursing Program Chart

ProgramCreditsMonths
Bachelor of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN Bridge12032*
*Transfer credits may allow for faster completion of this program.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing RN to BSN Bridge Degree

This Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) completion program is open to licensed, registered nurses who have completed an associate degree in nursing or a diploma in nursing from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university.

The curriculum offers advanced nursing concepts that prepare nurse leaders, managers, critical thinkers, and change-agents and provides a strong foundation for entry into graduate-level nursing programs. The Herzing University online BSN Bridge degree allows for a generous number of nursing electives in order to transfer in credits from your associate degree in nursing (review policy for transfer credits in the course catalog). Download Program Course Sheet

Master of Science in Nursing

Graduates of Herzing University BSN programs or BSN Programs at other accredited colleges or universities can continue their studies with Herzing's Master of Science in Nursing. Students can choose a concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Education, or Nursing Management, depending on their goals.

Herzing bachelor's degree students and alumni receive a 15% tuition scholarship on their master’s degree courses!

Note: Since the decision to accept credit from another institution is entirely at the discretion of the receiving institution, students interested after graduation in applying to a Master of Nursing program at a college or university other than Herzing University should check with the school to which they desire to transfer prior to enrolling in this program.

Not all programs are approved in all states.

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