Enhance your career and prepare to meet the latest challenges in healthcare with Penn State College of Nursing's RN to B.S.N. degree program offered at the Abington campus.
To be eligible for the program, you must be a licensed nurse who has previously earned either an associate degree or a diploma in nursing.
Our RN to B.S.N. program offers:
- Hybrid class design featuring on-line and in-class learning
- Convenient evening classes
- Opportunity to earn a total of 33 credits by portfolio assessment of fundamental pre-licensure nursing courses earned outside of Penn State.
- Deferred payment plans
Penn State offers this program on campus and at multiple sites across the region. For more information on how you can bring a group of nurses to Penn State Abington or how we can bring the program to you, please contact us.
The original date of March 18-20 has been postponed by CCNE in alignment with the CDC and the state of Pennsylvania's coronavirus mitigation efforts. The College of Nursing will announce the new accreditation visit date once it is determined.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post graduate APRN certificate program at the Pennsylvania State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791. http://www.ccneaccreditation.org
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at The Pennsylvania State University is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing, One Penn Center, 2601 N. 3rd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649, 717-783-7142.
The Pennsylvania State University College of Nursing will host an accreditation visit by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) on March 18-20, 2020 for all of Penn State’s nursing programs. To learn more about the visit, go to https://www.nursing.psu.edu/a-message-from-the-dean/