Bachelor of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN Programs
Dual Enrollment RN to BSN Option
The Dual Enrollment RN to BSN option is designed for students currently enrolled in an Associate Degree in Nursing Program at a community college who would like to begin working on their Bachelor of Science in Nursing simultaneously. Dual Enrollment means you continue to take courses toward your ADN while also taking courses at UCCS online that will count towards obtaining a BSN.
RN to BSN Option
The RN to BSN option is designed for Registered Nurses who hold an unrestricted license and wish to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Classes are online and part-time so you may work full-time during the program.
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RN-BSN for UCHealth Southern Employees
UCCS offers an RN to BSN cohort specifically for UCHealth Southern Region employees. This partnership between UCCS and UCHealth allows ADN prepared Registered Nurses to earn their BSN part-time and 100% online.
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Why earn a BSN at UCCS?
A BSN degree will open doors for you in a variety of nursing career paths and is required for progression to advanced practice nursing and graduate education.
- Builds upon and enhances your knowledge and skills
- More career opportunities and options for advancement
- Salary benefits and greater earning potential
Earning your BSN will not only improve your knowledge and skills, it will improve your patient care and teach you to view your practice from a global perspective
Why finish your degree at UCCS
Student Learning Outcomes
Function in the beginning role of a baccalaureate generalist nurse in settings that cross all populations and environments
Demonstrate proficiency in the core nursing competencies of clinical/critical reasoning, patient safety, and quality improvement principles
Integrate research evidence with clinical expertise and patient values to facilitate clinical practice decisions
Implement the use of patient care technologies, information systems, and communication devices to support safe and effective patient care
Demonstrate basic knowledge of healthcare policy, finance, and regulatory environments
Maintain interprofessional collaboration and communication to improve healthcare outcomes
Demonstrate professionalism and its values (including altruism, autonomy, human dignity, social justice, and integrity) as a baccalaureate generalist nurse
Master the required core knowledge for baccalaureate generalist nursing practice