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RN to BSN Course Curriculum
NURS 3000 Advanced Standing Credit (30 hrs.) for Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing + RN License
HLTH 3723 Principles of Epidemiology
HLTH 4783 Health Issues in Gerontology
NURS 3013 Theoretical & Conceptual Foundations of Nursing
NURS 3025 Health Assessment, Community Health and Wellness
NURS 3033 Cultural Consideration in Health Care
NURS 3034 Global and Public Health
NURS 4023 Trends and Issues in Nursing
NURS 4033 Leadership and Management in Nursing
NURS 4043 Nursing Research and Evidenced Based Practice
NURS 4050 Capstone Course
Total = 40 +
Requirements RN to BSN Program
Graduates of the RN-to-BSN program at OSU will have completed a total 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 OSU BSN courses and 30 credits** awarded through a portfolio review of your accredited associate's degree or diploma nursing program.
**These courses are eligible for credit by portfolio from approved nursing programs.
† The last 30 credit hours of BSN courses must be completed at OSU.
The first 60 credits are core curriculum prerequisite liberal arts and science courses. There is no expiration date on academic credit, and you have the option of completing all 60 credit hours of these courses at the regionally accredited community college or university of your choice. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required for admission.