Salve Regina Online Nursing2019-05-01T14:49:01+00:00

Online RN to BS in Nursing

Discover the difference Salve Regina University can make in your personal and professional life

Online RN to BS in Nursing

Discover the difference Salve Regina University can make in your personal and professional life

Our bachelor’s degree in nursing is designed for licensed registered nurses who graduated from an accredited program awarding an associate degree or a diploma in nursing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7.

Financial aid is available.

Students who complete the program are well equipped to pursue a master’s degree or doctorate in nursing.

Our flexible program builds on the foundation of your previous experiences to provide an educational and competitive edge in your field.

Using a holistic approach to education, we prepare you to address the future health needs of various populations.

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PRICING

$9,000
for nurses
from
non-partner
institutions

$7,000
for nurses
from
partner
institutions

*Pricing reflects cost of nursing curriculum only

FLEXIBILITY

Complete program
in as few as
12 months
with six different
start dates per year

BENEFITS

Preferred tuition rate
for nurses at partner institutions
extends to spouses and family
members as well as
members of the military

PRICING

$9,000
for nurses from non-partner institutions

$7,000
for nurses from partner institutions

FLEXIBILITY

Complete program in as little as
12 months
with six different start dates per year

BENEFITS

Preferred tuition rate
for nurses at partner institutions extends to spouses and family members as well as to members of the military

Program Requirements

To earn the B.S. in nursing, students complete 128 credits. Students are automatically granted 58 credits for their prior educational preparation as a registered nurse. Other coursework taken at other institutions or during the licensing process may also be eligible for transfer. Students must take a minimum of 30 credits at Salve Regina to earn their bachelor’s degree. Applicants must have an RN license that is currently in good standing. A minimum GPA of 2.7 is required. All qualified students are eligible for admission to Salve Regina regardless of race, color, age, sex, disability, religion or national origin.

Quinnipiac University

$18,080
$565 / nursing credit hour
24 Months
$1,075 / gen. ed. credit hour

Salve Regina University

$7,000
$233 / nursing credit hour
12 Months
$330 / gen. ed. credit hour

Southern New Hampshire University

$9,600
$320 / nursing credit hour
12 Months
$320 / gen. ed. credit hour

Curry College

$10,125
$375 / nursing credit hour
24 Months
$440 / gen. ed. credit hour

University of Rhode Island

$8,280
$369 / nursing credit hour
15 Months
$510 / gen. ed. credit hour

Nursing Curriculum

Required Courses

NUR148A
Transitioning into Professional Nursing
NUR216A
Nursing Informatics
NUR332A
Holistic Health Assessment and Promotion
NUR336A
Research and Evidence-Based Practice
NUR436A
Families in Transition: Aging and End of Life
NUR437A
Experiential Learning: Aging and End of Life
NUR444A
Public Health and Disaster Response
NUR446A
Leadership and Management
GST450A
Nursing Capstone
NUR475A
Experiential Learning: Public Health and Disaster Response

Co-Requisite Courses and General Education Curriculum

UNV102A
University Seminar II
STA173A
Statistics (Must be taken before NUR336A)
RTS225
Quest for the Ultimate
PHL225
Quest for the Good Life
RTS337A
Biomedical Ethics
ENG216A
Literature and Medicine
SOA249A
Social Sciences (SOC) -
Global Health: Society, Medicine and the Body
THE261A
Visual and Performing Arts - Public Speaking
History
Philosophy

About Salve

Located on an oceanside campus in the historic city of Newport, Rhode Island, Salve Regina is a Catholic, coeducational university founded by the Sisters of Mercy. Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, the University enrolls nearly 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students from across the U.S. and around the world.

Salve Regina’s diverse range of academic programs is designed to further intellectual, social and spiritual growth and encourage students to work for a world that is harmonious, just and merciful. Graduate and continuing education programs are tailored to the unique needs of adult students, combining the integration of knowledge and personal values with the development of greater competency in both theory and practice.

The online RN to B.S. in nursing at Salve Regina is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

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  • To apply to this program, prospective students must complete the application online at admissions.salve.edu/apply

  • Prospective students must provide official transcripts from all degree granting institutions

  • Prospective students must provide verification of their RN license