RN-BSN (BSN) Online Completion


This RN-BSN Online Completion Track prepares highly competent practitioners of nursing for professional careers in a dynamic healthcare environment. It provides educational 
mobility for associate degree and diploma-prepared nurses and the foundation for graduate education in nursing. This flexible track makes possible the opportunity for registered nurses to receive credit for previous nursing education and experience. Enrolling in the RN-BSN program is the next logical step for career advancement as nurses with BSNs are in high demand.


Professional nursing education integrates liberal and nursing education to foster critical thinking skills required for professional nursing. Professional nursing education prepares nurses to practice effectively in a healthcare environment in diverse settings. Nursing education at the baccalaureate level is an active learning process.


What You’ll Learn

  • How to evaluate the application of research findings to support evidence-based practice
  • How to communicate effectively using interpersonal, written, and technological strategies
  • How to integrate leadership and management skills in the provision of cost-effective quality health care
  • How to individualize culturally and ethnically sensitive health promotion strategies with individuals, families, populations and communities in a variety of settings
  • How to model professional role development through nursing behaviors consistent with professional standards

Career Opportunities

  • Travel nurse
  • Nurse manager
  • Health department official
  • Researcher
  • Pharmacist
  • Healthcare administrator

Salary and OutlookRN-BSN Promo image

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, the median salaries for popular careers in nursing are: 

  • Nurse: $70,000
  • Nurse practitioner: $110,930
  • Nurse anesthetist: $110,930
  • Nurse midwife: $100,930

Regional Employers

  • Mercy Hospital
  • Baptist Health
  • Most River Valley and NWA hospitals


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These degrees are associate or bachelor degree level programs. All of these can be completed online.