Online RN to BSN Curriculum

The Online RN to BSN courses are designed to fit with the busy schedules of working RNs. Courses are entirely online and accessible 24 hours a day. There are no on-site clinical requirements or campus meetings required.

For a full description of these courses, click here to view the academic catalog.

Course

Cr Hrs

NURS 443: Developing the Baccalaureate Nurse Role

3

NURS 444: Using Technology to Enhance Client Safety

3

NURS 447: Nursing Practice within Clinical Healthcare Micro-System

3

NURS 448: Scholarly Inquiry for Quality Improvement

3

NURS 446: Population Based Health Care for the Practicing Nurse

3

NURS 449: Nursing Practice Within the Healthcare Organization

3

NURS 451: Navigating Influences of Healthcare Macro Environment

3

NURS 441: Nursing Research in an Evidence-Based Practice Setting

3

NURS 352: Client Assessment for the Practicing Nurse

3*

NURS 320: Pathophysiology for the Practicing Nurse

3*

NURS 326: Pharmacology for the Practicing Nurse

3*

NURS 492: Senior Project

2-3

Total BSN Nursing Course Credits: 30-35

 ** These courses are eligible for credit by portfolio from approved associate degree programs. A minimum of 30 credit hours of courses must be completed at KU in order to earn a KU BSN.

Graduates of the Online RN to BSN will have completed a minimum of 120 semester credit hours, comprised of 60 credits of core curriculum prerequisites and 60 credits of nursing major-specific credits. The nursing major consists of the 30-35 credits of KU BSN courses and 25-34 credits awarded through a portfolio review of your ACEN-accredited associate's degree or diploma nursing program.

Last modified: Mar 24, 2017
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