RN to BSN Program

Earn your online BSN degree
in as little as 20 months

Earn Your BSN Online

Program Overview

In as little as 20 months, you can earn your BSN degree and advance your career! Provo College equips registered nurses with the credentials they need to seek management positions, higher salaries, and leadership roles.

The RN to BSN program will provide you with an in-depth exploration of evidence-based practices that can be applied on the job. The program is ideal for busy healthcare professionals, as students have the flexibility of online coursework and a curriculum that matches their career goals. At Provo College, you can gain invaluable training that opens doors.

80% Online

Online Classes

Transfer Credit Policy

Transfer Credit Policy


CCNE Accredited

Program Length

20 Month Program*

What you need to know

Frequently Asked Questions

Nurses with BSN degrees will often mention both their degree and their licensure when writing their credentials. In most cases, the highest degree earned will come first, followed by their licensure. For someone with a BSN degree, the BSN would come first (example: Michelle Smith, BSN, RN). The RN is a license, whereas the BSN is a degree.

In order to become a licensed RN, you must enroll in a pre-licensure nursing program. Some programs lead to an associate degree while others lead to a BSN degree. It usually takes about two years to earn an Associate’s Degree in Nursing (ADN), while a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree often requires three or four years. An RN-to-BSN program, on the other hand, can typically be completed in less than two years.

You can enroll in an RN to BSN program. It will allow you to further your studies by pursuing a BSN degree. Be sure to do your research and thoroughly look into a variety of nursing schools. It’s also important to take your location, schedule, and goals into account.

Every school might be a little different. Generally, BSN students will take classes like anatomy; physiology; chemistry; microbiology; and adult, pediatric, and geriatric nursing. To give you a better idea, here are some other RN to BSN classes offered at Provo College: Foundations and Perspectives for BSN; Health Assessment of Individuals and Populations; Complex Nursing Care; Healthcare Ethics, Policy, and Regulation; Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice; Nursing Leadership; and more.

While it depends on the school, RN to BSN programs can typically be completed in about two years. At Provo College, you can earn your BSN online in as little as 20 months.

The cost of an RN to BSN program can be influenced by various factors. These might include your state, career goals, and personal finances. Provo College offers several financial aid options for prospective students. To learn more, please contact a school representative.

Some programs offer online courses for RN to BSN students. For instance, Provo College maintains a flexible RN to BSN program that is offered online. The curriculum was designed by experienced nursing faculty to satisfy the busy schedules of working healthcare professionals.

Most RN to BSN programs take about two years to complete. However, some schools will offer online courses to assist students as much as possible. For example, Provo’s RN to BSN program can be completed in less than two years.

Generally speaking, a BSN can expect a higher salary than an RN with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing (ADN). This is because a BSN degree is a higher field of study and requires more years of study. According to Nurse Journal, when entering the field, ADN-holders report making about $57,000, while entry-level nurses with a BSN degree report making over $70,000.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is CCNE Accredited.

The RN-to-BSN Degree Completion program at Provo College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org/).

Public Notice of CCNE Accreditation Visit

Invitation for Third-Party Comments

Provo College will host an on-site accreditation visit by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for continuing accreditation of its baccalaureate program on February 3, 4, 5, 2021.

In accordance with its Procedures for Accreditation of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Programs, CCNE provides the opportunity for program constituents (students, faculty, alumni, employers, clinical agencies and the public) and other interested parties to submit, in writing, comments concerning the program’s qualifications for accreditation status. Written third-party comments will be received by CCNE until 21 days before the scheduled on-site evaluation – January 13, 2021.

You are invited to share your comments regarding the Provo College Bachelor of Science and RN-to-BSN programs to CCNE by January 13, 2021. CCNE shares third-party comments only with the evaluation team. At no time during the review process are these comments shared with the hosting program. However, all compliance concerns related to the accreditation standards will be identified in the accreditation report, and the program will have an opportunity to respond to those concerns as part of its response to that report.

If you would like to submit a third-party comment regarding the baccalaureate program, please submit to: [email protected]

Or, if you prefer, comments can be mailed to: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Attn: Third-Party Comments 655 K St., NW, Suite 750 Washington, DC 20001

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at Provo College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20001, (202) 887-6791. More at www.ccneaccreditation.org.

Serving RN-to-BSN Students in all of Utah County:

Provo, UT Alpine, UT American Fork, UT
Cedar Fort, UT Cedar Hills, UT Draper, UT
Eagle Mountain, UT Elk Ridge, UT Highland, UT
Lehi, UT Lindon, UT Mapleton, UT
Orem, UT Payson, UT Pleasant Grove, UT
Salem, UT Santaquin, UT Saratoga Springs, UT
Spanish Fork, UT Springville, UT Vineyard, UT
Woodland Hills, UT

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