Nursing RN to BSN Online

Licensed Registered Nurses (RN) with an associate degree in nursing are eligible for our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).  Of the 124 BSN program credits, up to 92 can be transferred, including up to 30 for NCLEX. The BSN major adds 32 credits which can be completed in 1 to 2 years. RNs can meet current employment requirements, complete professional growth, and prepare for graduate school with this BSN, fully online.


Program Type: Bachelors degree
BSN Major:  32 credits
Online Format: interactive online
Program Entry: August, January or May
Application Deadline: Admission year-round
Why at Andrews? Flexible. Faith-based. Online.






Students who successfully complete the program will:

  • Apply Christian values and health principles to restore humans to the image of God.
  • Be culturally aware, sensitive, and appropriate in nursing practice.
  • Foster open and effective communication.
  • Utilize critical thinking, clinical reasoning, judgment, evidenced-based practice in patient-centered care.
  • Apply leadership concepts, advocacy principles and decision making in patient care.
  • Build professional team skills to achieve quality patient care.


  • Official high school, RN and other accredited USA transcripts
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Current NCLEX-RN license & AHA CPR certification
  • Clear criminal background check & drug screen
  • Current immunizations: MMR1&2, T-dap
  • Tests: TB skin, Hepatitis B, varicella-zoster

School of Nursing RN-BSN application is separate. Details are emailed once admitted to Andrews University. Learn more:












  • Hospital care (surgical, acute, etc.)
  • Pediatric health
  • Mental health
  • Women's health
  • Health/medical industry
  • Education
  • Administration and management


MAJOR - 32 credits

NRSG 305 Health Assessment
NRSG 315 Pathophysiology

NRSG 320 Professional Nursing Concepts for the RN

NRSG 433 Leadership in Nursing Practice
NRSG 438 Mission Service in Nursing
NRSG 443 Nursing Informatics
NRSG 445 Nursing Research
NRSG 450 Community Nursing
NRSG 466 Wellness & Restoration II
NRSG 470 Global Health Nursing


CORE EXPERIENCE — 43 credits 

Credits transferred for RN, awarded for NCLEX 
MTA (or other state equivalent) credits
Religion: PBHL 440, major cognate
Math: STAT 285, major cognate
Wellness: HLED 135, transfer or prior learning


As needed, to minimum of 124 credits