RN to BS in Nursing Program

Designed for the busy working nurse looking to advance their career

The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing RN degree completion program is designed with you-- the busy RN who is working toward a bachelor's degree-in mind! We offer an online program that accommodates your life and work schedule.

The RN Degree Completion program emphasizes population health, public health and world health issues. The curriculum is designed to build on your experience, to enhance your knowledge and skills, and to prepare you as a leader in an ever-changing health care system. The B.S. degree also establishes a strong foundation for graduate nursing education and advanced nursing roles. 

Required Nursing Courses:

NUR 2490 Humanistic Nursing Concepts for Professional Practice
ENV 1010 Introduction to Environmental Issues
NUR 3500 Health Assessment in the Community
NUR 3510 Integrative Nursing Practice
NUR 3520 Culture of Health in Chronic Illness
NUR 3530 Public Health Issues in World Health
NUR 3890 Nursing Research
NUR 4960 Leadership Management

Nursing credits = 24
Residency credits = 30
Total credits = 128

The remaining credits will permit you to pursue a minor in an area complementary to nursing.

Not sure if this is the right fit for you? Ask yourself these questions:

  • Are you a licensed R.N. with an associate degree in nursing?
  • Are you a self-motivated student who is interested in taking courses in an online format?
  • Do you want to shorten your time to degree completion with prior learning credits and accelerated summer semesters?
  • Do you want to take the next step in your career? 



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Undergraduate Nursing
Barbara H. Hagan Center for Nursing Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002