Browse local RN to BSN programs offered at Louisiana nursing schools

Complete your Bachelor's degree in Nursing and advance your career

In today’s age of the Internet, it is easier than ever for an RN to complete their BSN degree while working. There are several well respected RN to BSN programs offered by accredited colleges and universities that provide the education necessary to make this transition. One of the best ways to complete your BSN degree is through an online course. Online classes are usually offered at fair prices and require little or no travel. However, a hands-on experience is often still preferred by some people. It really depends on the individual as to what kind of program one should enter to earn their BSN.

A BSN degree can prove to be one of the most rewarding career boosts for registered nurses who wish to remain within the healthcare and medical industry. Nurses are the first line of defense in hospitals and are the primary caretakers of the sick and injured. Many people find that a career in nursing offers them a chance to serve their community and the human race by assisting sick and injured people back to health. Careers in the healthcare industry are typically available, as people cannot sacrifice certain healthcare services, even during tough economic times. Nurses also often receive very good wages and are offered nice retirement plans as well. For these reasons and many others, the BSN is a great degree choice to ensure a happy and fulfilling career path.

The course work required for completing a BSN can be heavy at times, especially when attending a prestigious school. Even though the course load is heavier and the material might be more challenging, top ranked schools always look better on your resume. Holding a degree from a well known and respected nursing school will open doors to better career opportunities and possible higher salaries. Making the transition from an RN to a BSN can help protect your future career by giving you more options and making you a stronger applicant within the world of registered nursing.

Louisiana RN to BSN Schools

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  • BS in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose. Our 20,000 alumni, from more than 110 countries, are changing the world as accomplished professionals. Named a top-15 school nationally for online bachelor's programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2015), Regent is among the most affordable undergraduate Christian colleges (CCCU 2015). Fully accredited, challenging programs are available online and on campus. New classes begin every eight weeks.


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

The University

With over 80 years of academic achievements, Jacksonville University is a traditional, longstanding institution consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's best colleges.


  • RN to BSN (licensed RNs only)
  • RN to MSN in Clinical Nurse Educator
  • RN to MSN in Leadership in Healthcare Systems
  • And more...

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.


  • Doctor of Nursing Practice - Advanced Practice Nurse
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice - Executive Nursing Leadership

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.


  • Specialization in Nursing Informatics (RN to MSN)
  • Specialization in Nurse Administrator (RN-MSN)
  • Specialization in Nurse Educator (RN to MSN)
  • And more...

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.  We offer online programs focused on doctoral and master’s degrees in the schools of business and technology management, education, psychology and marriage and family sciences.



  • Doctor of Education - Nursing Education
Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University. Take classes online or on campus. Pursue your degree to help you start the career you want. Learn more now.


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Get hands-on training with Remington College. We offer diploma and associate and bachelor's degree programs in business, criminal justice, culinary arts, health care, and cosmetology at our campuses in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Hawaii, Louisiana, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas — plus some courses are offered online.


  • Diploma in Medical Assisting
Locations: Shreveport

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

About Education Corporation of America

Education Corporation of America's institutions broaden access to postsecondary educational opportunities.


  • Medical Assistant
Locations: Beaumont

Blue Cliff College was founded in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1987 with the goal of becoming one of the most respected and innovative Massage Therapy training centers in the nation. In June of 1989, the College in Louisiana received its Proprietary School License from the state. In 1998, the Continuing Education College was proud to receive accreditation from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education.


  • Clinical Medical Assisting - Diploma
Locations: Metairie

List of RN to BSN Programs in Louisiana (LA)

Dillard University
Grambling State University
Louisiana College
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Loyola University New Orleans
McNeese State University
Nicholls State University
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Our Lady of Holy Cross College
Our Lady of the Lake College
Southeastern Louisiana University
The University of Louisiana at Monroe

Can't find a program near you???

There are many accredited RN to BSN programs available in an online format. Distance learning can be a convenient way to complete your degree while continuing to work at the same time.

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Kaplan University Online
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Walden University Online
Western Governors University
Grand Canyon University

Directory of RN to BSN Degree Programs