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

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*

Programs:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN
  • Accelerated BSN to MSN
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Graduate Certificate
  • And more...

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.

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

CTU can help you connect to what matters most: a powerful professional network, faculty who are real-world professionals and innovative technology. And now several CTU degree programs are ranked by U.S. News Best Online Programs for 2015.  Are you in?

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)

#1 Best Online College

 

Northern Arizona University understands the need for flexibility in your learning journey. You can earn your degree alongside life’s commitments by enrolling in NAU Online. With 80+ degree options available, you’re sure to find the perfect degree to match your career goals!

Programs:

  • Nursing - Option for Registered Nurses (RN to BSN) - BSN

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.

Programs:

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

The goal of earning a master’s degree should be defined by you, not by your circumstances. No matter which path you’ve chosen, a graduate degree can help you advance with your current organization, explore opportunities with a new company, or even start fresh in a new industry. When you earn your master's degree, you’re opening new opportunities for career development that can make a difference for you and your family. Through flexible class scheduling, dedicated career advisors and quality programs, NAU strives to provide a caring and supportive learning environment to ensure your success as a student.

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Administration

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.

 


Programs:

  • Doctor of Education - Nursing Education

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience.

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Nursing

Orion College is a post-secondary vocational school offering Associate Degree programs in Business Administration, Medical Assisting and Healthcare Management.. By utilizing online learning, students have the flexibility to continue their education from the convenience of their own home. Our virtual classrooms will enable students to attend classes and communicate with instructors and classmates. Students can complete some programs without leaving their current employment or sacrificing family time.

Programs:

  • Medical Assisting

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.

Programs:

  • Clinical Medical Assisting - Diploma
Locations: Gulfport

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




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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
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