Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Online
As healthcare in America changes rapidly, the demand for BSN-prepared nurses continues to grow. This online degree program is designed to allow you to complete your BSN degree quickly while giving you the flexibility to continue working as an RN.
Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Our RN to BSN online degree program prepares you for professional nursing practice across multiple healthcare settings and gives you the knowledge, skills and credentials you need to take advantage of opportunities to move into higher level nursing roles.
Coursework includes explorations of a broad range of nursing topics including community nursing, evidence-based practice and holistic health assessment, along with nursing leadership and management courses.
See common questions (and answers) about RN to BSN programs.
The BSN and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree programs are fully accredited through 2025 by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly known as National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC), located at 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30326.
The following is the tuition breakdown for students pursuing Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Our tuition is affordable, and can be paid by the course.
Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice due to action by the Board of Regents or the Texas State Legislature.
Total program cost depends upon transfer hours and program advisement relevant to program requirements. For more information, contact a Lamar University enrollment specialist.
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There are several opportunities to begin Lamar University’s online RN to BSN program. Find the start date below that works best for you and apply before the application deadline associated with it.
Upcoming Start Dates:
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Lamar University’s online programs have specific requirements that applicants must meet to enroll. Please review the admission guidelines carefully. For specific questions or more details, view our admission FAQs.
Submit your application and one-time $25 application fee online.
Current RN License
Submit documentation of your current and unencumbered nursing license.
Cumulative GPA of 2.5
Students with a 2.0 — 2.49 GPA can be admitted as a conditional student.
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Applicants for the RN to BSN program must meet the university's standard requirements for admission, as well as the following:
- Complete online application and pay a one-time application fee of $25
- Submit official transcripts from all high schools, colleges, and universities you have attended
- Admission to the Nursing Program
- Minimum 2.5 GPA
- Students with a cumulative GPA between 2.0 & 2.49 may be admitted to enroll in general core requirements until reaching a GPA of 2.5
- Current unencumbered licensure to practice professional nursing
- Students must have an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing (AAS or ADN) or have a Diploma in Nursing from an approved program
Send all required documents to:Lamar University Online Admissions
PO Box 10017
Beaumont, TX 77710
Submit electronically to [email protected]
* All applicants must submit official, sealed transcripts from each institution attended to the Admissions Office. All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution. Send transcripts to: Lamar University Online Admissions, P.O. Box 10017, Beaumont, Texas 77710
Co-requisite courses allow you to fulfill your state-mandated core curriculum requirements concurrently with your nursing courses, letting you complete your BSN quickly while you continue working full time. From your first class, you gain knowledge and skills you can apply immediately to your nursing practice.
Six hours of Lab Sciences required. Must be in BIOL 2401 and BIOL 2402.
*Price includes distance learning fee.
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