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Nursing: Online (RN-to-BSN)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree

Get your BSN online with our flexible, affordable degree!

Our Nursing RN-to-BSN program is offered 100% online in manageable seven-week terms with five start dates throughout the year. Study full-time or part-time with a curriculum designed for the working registered nurse. With our high-quality instruction and personal approach, you can reach your goal of moving ahead in your nursing career with a bachelor’s degree!

If you are an RN and want to advance your career, this program is designed for you! You’ll study statistics, pathophysiology, ethics, epidemiology, health assessment, health policy, leadership, and more. With a focus on critical thinking, you’ll develop and strengthen the skills necessary for clinical management of patients within a constantly changing healthcare environment.

Admissions requirements include an associate degree in nursing from an accredited institution with a minimum 2.6 GPA. Out-of-state residents must review the State Authorization Regulations for Non-New York State Residents to determine your enrollment eligibility.

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The Delhi Difference

  • Our nursing program has the prestigious designation of Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing (NLN) – the only SUNY college currently on the list.
  • We are fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the New York State Board of Regents.
  • Earn credit for work experience! If you have worked as a registered nurse for at least one year, you can get up to 12 academic credits toward general requirements for electives in social sciences, natural sciences, math, and humanities.
  • Our faculty have the highest credentials in the field and are respected for their engagement in research and scholarship.
  • We are committed to student-centered learning and success. Your professional academic advisor will guide you from registration to graduation.
  • Enjoy the flexibility of studying full-time or part-time and choosing from five start dates: August, October, January, March, or May.
  • Take advantage of affordable public tuition and financial aid options.
  • Our state-of-the-art curriculum emphasizes the use of technology such as virtual clinical simulation to prepare you for the global health care environment.
  • Our personalized support services include financial aid, online library resources, tutoring, and technology tools.
  • Our practicum coordinators will assist you in finding a practicum location in your community or location of  choice.

  • Our program is recognized nationwide:
    • Ranked #2 in New York and #6 in the nation for Best Online RN-to-BSN Programs by
    • Ranked #7 most affordable online RN-to-BSN program 2019 by
    • Recognized for flexible practicum experiences by
    • Ranked #48 best online bachelor’s programs in 2019 by U.S. News & World Report
    • Program Completion: 54%

  • According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average median salary for RNs with a BSN degree is $73,000, with earning potential upwards of $92,000 in top-paying industries.

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What Can You Do With This Degree?

  • Increased hiring potential as an RN at a hospital (most hospitals require RNs to have a BSN degree) 
  • Charge nurse 
  • Nurse manager 
  • Public health nurse 
  • Case management nurse 

Alumni Highlights

  • Todd Schultz ’14 – Head Nurse of the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit, Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY 
  • Susan Sulzinski ’10 –  Hospice Nurse, Kansas Hospice Center, Westhampton, NY 

Acen Accredidation SealThe RN-BSN nursing program at SUNY Delhi located in Delhi, NY is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326 P: (404) 975-5000 The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the RN-BSN nursing program is continuing accreditation.

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