Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing – RN-BSN

Competitive Tuition
100% Online Coursework
CCNE-Accredited Program

Advance Your Nursing Career and Earn Your RN to BSN in Just One Year

The online RN to BSN program from the University of West Florida Online is designed for registered nurses who are ready to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree for career advancement and increased earning potential. It is delivered in a convenient online format and taught by expert faculty with years of nursing experience.

UWF’s RN to BSN features a curriculum that builds on previous training, helping you develop advanced skills and a broader scope of practice. Coursework focuses on leadership and evidence-based practice, helping you transition from the role of a registered nurse to that of a BSN generalist. This CCNE-accredited program can be completed in one year.

UWF also offers an Accelerated BSN to MSN option designed for registered nurses who are ready to continue their education and broaden their scope of practice. The MSN portion of the program includes a Nursing Education track option that allows you to specialize your studies for the career you want.

Take the next step in your nursing career and gain skills to deliver the highest quality patient care.

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Start Dates

Second Fall Start

Start Date: October 16, 2023

First Spring Start

Start Date: January 08, 2024

Second Spring Start

Start Date: March 04, 2024

Why Should You Pursue Our Online RN to BSN?

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Hands-On Learning

UWF’s online RN to BSN program features guided clinical practice in your local community.

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Accredited Program

This program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

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Accelerated Learning

Coursework for the RN to BSN program can be completed in one year.

RN to BSN Careers

  • Informatics Nurse

    An informatics nurse identifies and supports medical software applications and hardware related to patient care.

    Median annual salary: $77,360

  • Clinical Nurse Manager

    Clinical nurse managers oversee their staff of nurses and collaborate with other healthcare professionals to implement policies that positively affect patient care.

    Median annual salary: $81,042

  • Staff Nurse

    A staff nurse supervises an organization’s nursing attendants, in addition to working with patients, physicians and other medical professionals.

    Median annual salary: $66,972

  • Registered Nurse

    Registered nurses coordinate and deliver patient care while providing advice and support to patients and their families.

    Median annual salary: $70,000

    Job Outlook: 15 percent

* Job growth (from 2016 through 2026) and median annual salary (as of 2017) figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Benefits of Online Learning

With our program’s convenient online format, you can easily fit your studies into your busy schedule while building a strong foundation in the skills you need to succeed in your career.

  • Learn from experienced faculty in a personalized environment
  • Grasp concepts through innovative, high-tech learning strategies
  • Have access to numerous resources

We Are Here For You

From enrollment through graduation, you’ll have support throughout your entire educational experience at University of West Florida.

  • Enrollment Counselors

    Enrollment counselors will guide you through the admission process, helping you find the right program and answering all of your questions

  • Transcript Team

    Our transcript team will review your transcripts if you’ve already earned credits at another higher education institution.

  • Advising Assistants

    Advising assistants will provide you with encouragement and assistance as you complete your studies

Ready to take the next step toward pursuing your online RN to BSN?

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