Program Highlights

  • BSN students meet employment requirements, and enjoy professional growth, while opening doors for graduate school.
  • Licensed Registered Nurses (RN) with an associate degree in nursing are eligible for our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).
  • Our program is fully online and can be completed in 1-2 years (32 credits)
  •  Up to 92 of the 120  BSN program credits can be transferred (including up to 30 for NCLEX).
  • Integrate prior learning as you expand your skillset and knowledge of nursing.



  • Official high school, RN, and other accredited USA transcripts
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Current NCLEX-RN license & AHA BLS healthcare provider CPR certification
  • Clear criminal background check & drug screen
  • Current immunizations as listed in the RN to BSN Student Handbook


Our program is approved and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Click Here for Andrews University State Authorization. Click Here for NCSBN Distance Education Requirements. View the General Licensure Disclosure.





  • Admissions occur year round with program entry dates available every  August, January or May
  • The School of Nursing RN-BSN application is separate. Details are emailed once you are admitted to Andrews University. 

  • Please be sure to have all the necessary documents you will need while completing ou applicaiton

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  • Application fee: $30
  • Tuition: $450 per credit (1–4 credits per class)
  • Professional fee: $150 per semester
  • Distance fee: $155 per semester
  • Textbook estimate: $200 per class
  • Financial aid, MOU discounts & payment plans available
  • Additional fees may apply

For more information on costs and scholarships connect with your respective financial advisor.



Community College Partnership Program

How it works...

Andrews University's partnership with Southwestern Michigan College (SMC) allows students to earn two degrees in 4 years.  Students who have graduated from SMC with their associate degree and have passed their NCLEX, can continue to earn their BSN online through Andrews University.

To take advantage of this partnership opportunity click here!


Schedule an appointment with the School of Nursing at Andrews University OR SMC to further explore what this partnership offers.


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