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Fully Online RN to BSN from NDSU

Transform Your Nursing Practice

Registered nurses can advance to the Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) at North Dakota State University with a 100% online program. The curriculum is designed to recognize and expand on registered nurses’ previous education and professional experiences.

  • 100% online program can be completed in four semesters
  • Expand your career opportunities with this accredited program
  • Up to 25 credits awarded at no cost
  • Flexible program designed for working nurses
  • Affordable

    in-state tuition for this online degree program

  • 0%

    of 2023 RN to BSN graduates employed

  • $0

    national median nursing salary

CCNE Accredited

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Advance your nursing career with NDSU RN to BSN

The RN to BSN program at NDSU can be completed in four semesters. Courses are offered online and in eight-week blocks, which provides flexibility for nurses who are working full- or part-time. Students will study current issues and trends in nursing that will deepen their understanding of complex health care problems and transform their professional practice.

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Ready to get your career started?

Classes for qualified applicants begin in fall 2024, and tuition incentives are available.

Investing in your future: advance your nursing degree online

High impact. High reward. What nurses do every day can make a difference for patients, families and their communities. The nursing program at NDSU prepares professional nurses by providing a sound educational base for practice, graduate study, professional development and professional and civic responsibility.

Transform your nursing practice

Go beyond your existing RN education with coursework focused on today's complex healthcare environment, including quality & safety, evidence-based practice, population-focused care, leadership and chronic health issues.

Join a legacy of excellence

The School of Nursing at NDSU is accredited by the CCNE, ensuring a high-quality education and preparing you for future career advancements, including graduate studies.

Deepen your impact

This program is designed to transform your nursing practice, empowering you to become a change agent in your workplace and make a more significant difference in patients' lives. Students complete two clinical experiences in your community giving you the chance to impact local healthcare.

Flexibility and convenience

The 100% online format caters to busy working professionals, allowing you to balance your studies with work and family responsibilities. Courses are offered in eight-week blocks.

See what students and alumni love about our programs.

“The program is a great fit for RNs who are currently working full-time, who have busy lives and families. The education that you’ll receive at NDSU is going to take you down many different avenues. It empowered me to look a little further into opportunities and explore them.”

JP Mansour

NDSU Online RN to BSN graduate

“This has been the easiest and the best decision I have made for myself and my family. It’s wonderful to know that I can improve my education while still being a full-time employee, a wife and a mother to four wonderful kids.”

Iryna Hoppe

NDSU Online RN to BSN graduate

Iryna Hoppe

“The most helpful part of the RN to BSN program is the understanding and flexibility the instructors possess. They know nurses have busy schedules and are motivated to provide the students with the best experience possible.”

Heidi Houska

RN to BSN graduate

Heidi Houska

With no application fee and growing career opportunities, what are you waiting for?

Pursue your nursing degree online while working. NDSU is here for you with our high-quality, nationally-accredited online program.