Browse local RN to BSN programs offered at Maryland nursing schools

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The basic objective of RN to BSN nursing programs is to give registered nurses who entered their career through an Associate’s degree or diploma program an opportunity to increase their level of education to a Bachelor’s degree. There are many colleges in Maryland that offer the courses, with some offering online options that cater for even international students. Once you complete the course, you graduate with a BSN (Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing) degree. Before you can enroll for the Maryland RN to BSN programs, there are some minimum qualifications that you must meet, with some being institution-specific. Here are some of the general requirements…


To be eligible to enroll in an RN-BSN program, you should have a clean criminal record. Your academic record should reflect a GPA of 3.0 or above. You should be currently licensed as a registered nurse. You should be proficient in both written and spoken English. You must meet any additional requirements of the academic institution to which you are applying.

There are also state requirements that each candidate must meet. In Maryland, you need a copy of your compact state license. For convenience purposes, many of the institutions that offer RN to BSN programs also have part-time classes. This is mainly meant to cater to the practicing nurses who might not have the time to attend the full-time classroom lessons. The program curriculum has both the common subjects and some that depend on the institution that you are receiving training from. The common subjects include: Chemistry, Psychology, Microbiology, Physics, Anatomy, Nutrition, Physiology, Nursing Principles, Behavioral Science and the practical aspect of nursing.

Once you graduate with a BSN degree, you have the option of pursuing your studies further by enrolling in an MSN Program or continuing your career as a registered nurse. There are many different types of jobs that one can get after completing an RN to BSN program in Maryland. Salaries vary depending on type of degree/educational background, nursing experience, geographic location and the employer. However, the general salary bracket for registered nurses in Maryland ranges from $43,000 to $80,000.


Maryland 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...

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)

Founded in 1872, Maryville University is a four-year, private university located in west St. Louis County.  Maryville University students may choose from 75+ academic programs, including degrees at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels.

Programs:

  • Online Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
  • Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP)-Pediatric (Primary Care) Nurse Practitioner (PNP)
  • Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP)
  • And more...

Established in 1897, Bradley University is a private, independent institution of higher learning in Peoria, Illinois. Inspired by our founder, notable philanthropist Lydia Moss Bradley, we pursue excellence in teaching, research, scholarship and service; and we celebrate leadership, integrity, diversity and collaborative learning. Today, we offer an impressive array of more than 130 undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs across five colleges and the Graduate School.

Programs:

  • Online Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate (MSN to FNP)

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...

Advance your career at Dawn Career Institute. Gain the specialized knowledge and skills to help prepare you for a new career quickly and conveniently.

Programs:

  • Nursing Assistant
Locations: Wilmington

Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years. Our nationally-ranked graduate programs provide flexible opportunities to students around the globe

Programs:

  • Online MSN Nurse Educator Degree

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati (UC) has been categorized at the highest level of higher education: the Carnegie Commission (which evaluates the achievements of faculty, current research, leading edge curriculum, and accreditation) has recognized UC as a Doctoral/Research University — Extensive. Each year, this urban, public, nonprofit university graduates 5,000 students, adding to more than 200,000 living alumni around the world. The online programs connect students to a dynamic community of devoted educators, accessible research, and a dedicated support team.

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Nursing - Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse-Midwifery
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Earn your Master's degree online from a prestigious and innovative university. Norwich University offers programs in Justice Administration, Civil Engineering, Military History, Business Administration, Diplomacy, and more.

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Nursing Online
If you want to make the world a better place, start at the University of San Francisco. Our 21st-century mission to create a more humane and just world comes alive in our diverse learning community and is broadened by our global orientation. You are challenged to reach higher standards and to use your education to promote justice and serve the common good. At the University of San Francisco, you’ll find the excellence inherent in an institution established over 150 years ago, and inherent in nearly five centuries of Jesuit education.

Programs:

  • Online Associate Degree to Master Degree Nursing program
  • Online Bachelor Degree to Master Degree Nursing program

List of RN to BSN Programs in Maryland (MD)

Bowie State University
College of Notre Dame of Maryland
Coppin State University
Johns Hopkins University
Salisbury University
Stevenson University
Towson University
University of Maryland
Washington Adventist University




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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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