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RN-BSN Already have your RN License?

Registered Nurses with a current license who wish to continue their education and complete a BSN, should consult with the RN advisor, Sarah Ambler, (574) 520.4571.

The Advantages of an IU South Bend RN- BSN Degree (click on title)

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Program Description for the Indiana University RN to BSN Degree Completion Program
Online RN to BSN Program Option

What you need to know to apply for the RN to BSN Online Degree Program

  • You may apply any time and enter the program in the fall, spring or summer semester.
  • All general education courses must be complete before you begin nursing coursework.
  • You are required to hold a current unencumbered RN license in the state in which you are practicing and /or plan to meet your clinical requirements.
  • You must have graduated from an NLNAC accredited School of Nursing.
  • You must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 from your ASN or diploma program.
  • You must complete a criminal background check on the campus to which you are applying.

Sample Plans Course Work

12 Month Program

18 Month Program

24 Month Program

Readiness Index for Learning Online

RILO gives users an opportunity to assess your readiness for online learning and helps plan for strategies to assure success. If mnay be found at

RN-BSN Consortium Website
On Campus RN to BSN Program
Admission Information
Certified Background Check ($45 required)
Nursing Student Drug Screening Policy 2013
Application Form
Program Costs
Nursing Student Drug Screening Policy 2013
Frequently Asked Questions
Course Descriptions
Courses and General Requirements
Helpful Tips and Hints to Get You Started

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