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The RN to BSN program is an accelerated, online program designed for Registered nurses currently holding an associate’s degree. This fully online program will give nurses the opportunity to earn their BSN in just 16 months.

What You'll Learn

The Nursing Program at CSUSM prepares students for multiple career tracks within the profession. Students who complete the undergraduate program will have knowledge and skills for general nursing practice, will be well prepared for entry into graduate level nursing programs, and will be qualified to assume leadership roles in healthcare organizations, clinics, and community agencies.

The faculty at CSUSM places a strong emphasis on delivering skillful, culturally sensitive nursing care. Students will be able to provide nursing care to diverse individuals and communities. Students take advantage of clinical experiences in a variety of acute care and community settings, and are able to provide nursing case management interventions for a variety of vulnerable populations.

Career Outlook

The averate income for BSN-educated RNS is $94,300The Insitute of medicine has charge hospitals to only emply registered nurses with a BSN by 2020The need for RNs is expected to grow by 36% by 2024 in Southern California

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