The RN to BSN option provides educational mobility for registered nurses who are seeking a bachelor of science in nursing. RNs have the opportunity to use their prior education and professional experiences to earn advanced placement status at East Carolina University.
The purpose of this option is to educate students to become professional nurses and to assume leadership roles in a variety of settings. The
American Nurses Association and many other nursing organizations recognize the baccalaureate degree as the requirement for entry into professional nursing. This option is built upon a liberal arts and a natural and behavioral sciences education. The RN to BSN option stresses the learning of concepts and principles, as well as the use of the nursing process in caring for individuals, families and groups.
Upon completion of the option, each graduate:
The RN to BSN curriculum was designed with the working registered nurse in mind and includes the following special features:
Download the RN to BSN curriculum plan.
Learn about transfer and prerequisite courses.
Attend an information session.
Director of RN to BSN Option
3164 Health Sciences Building
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
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