Find qualified RN to BSN programs offered by Ohio nursing schools

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

The state of Ohio is a midwest hub and makes an excellent environment for registered nurses to enjoy successful careers. To be competitive with others in the profession a BSN degree is a mandate. For registered nurses that earned their license through a nursing certificate or ADN program there are RN to BSN degree completion programs that build upon their current nursing knowledge and teach additional topics to bring the student’s education up to a Bachelor’s degree level.


After finishing an RN-BSN program the graduating nurse can return to their original position or they can explore new opportunities in nursing or elsewhere. A Bachelor’s degree is highly versatile and can be used in different fields, so the individual is no longer limited to a career as a registered nurse. However, if they choose to remain an RN they will have much stronger qualifications than they did before. This will give them additional bargaining power in salary negotiations, better positioning amongst other nursing job applicants and a deeper knowledge of the science of nursing.

There are many Ohio schools that offer accredited RN to BSN nursing degree programs. Many of these schools have a variety of program types available to cater to each student’s individual needs, such as accelerated track, online classes, part-time attendance and full-time campus learning. There are also exclusively online programs available via accredited national universities.


Ohio RN to BSN Schools

  • Phoenix Career Services™ help students find careers that match their interests & map out a personalized career plan.
  • Mentorships & networking opportunities available through Alumni Association of 800,000+ graduates.
  • Flexible start date and class schedules.
  • 100+ locations and online options.
  • Offers special military rates and special advisors who have a military background.
  • Students can earn credits for applicable military training and education.

Programs:

  • BS in Nursing (RN Required)
Locations: Independence

Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

Programs:

  • RN to BSN
  • RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Online MBA program ranked 6th in the USA by CEO magazine.
  • In a university-sponsored survey, 4 out of 5 alumni reported being satisfied with their experience.
  • #1 Online School for military veterans according to Military Times.
  • 75,000+ graduates across all industries offer extensive networking opportunities.
  • My Unique Student Experience (M.U.S.E.) lets students watch, view, read, or hear content.
  • Smartphone app available for on-the-go learning.

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Nursing Degree Programs from Grand Canyon University's College of Nursing & Health Care Professions
  • Degree Variety: GCU offers a full-spectrum of nursing programs including bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees, as well as post-master’s certificates.
  • The baccalaureate degree in nursing and master's degree in nursing at Grand Canyon University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.aacn.nche.edu-accreditation).
  • GCU provides a Christian environment that provides an opportunity for you to embrace a holistic approach to caring for patients: physically, emotionally, and spiritually.
  • Depending on the degree you choose, you could take online, evening, or on-campus classes. Speak with an enrollment counselor to discuss your options!

Programs:

  • B.S. in Nursing (Registered Nurse - R.N. to B.S.N)
  • M.S. in Nursing: Health Care Informatics (Bridge)
  • M.S. in Nursing: Public Health (Bridge)
  • And more...

An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession. Our competency-based curriculum delivers foundational knowledge and real-world skills, so what you’re learning is immediately applicable to your career. We serve more than 36,000 students from the U.S. and around the world and offer more than 140 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 20 certificate programs.

Programs:

  • BSN - RN-to-BSN Completion (CCNE-accredited)
  • DNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice (CCNE-accredited)
  • MSN - RN-to-MSN Nursing Leadership and Admin (CCNE-accredited)
  • And more...

Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.

* Programs vary by location

* Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

Please call on  844-252-4552 to talk to a respresentative.

Programs:

  • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Locations: Dayton
  • Ranked among the Best Online Graduate Business Programs and Education Programs in 2015 by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Financial aid is available for students who quality, with more than $1,000,000 through 10 scholarships.
  • Offers 24/7 student services, including financial aid help, course registration, and career counseling.
  • Students may opt in for a two week, risk-free trial period.
  • Active-duty military, veterans, and Veteran’s Administration employees can save 15% on tuition.

Programs:

  • B.S. in Nursing (BSN)
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) - General

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
  • RN to MS in Nursing
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Graduate Certificate

Grantham University's 100% accredited online degrees are convenient, portable and designed so you can fit education into your life instead of arranging life around your education. 

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science Nursing - Associates to Bachelor
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Management and Organizational Leadership
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Case Management
Founded in 1789, Georgetown University is the nation's oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. Today, Georgetown is a major international research university that embodies its founding principles in the diversity of our students, faculty, and staff, our commitment to justice and the common good, our intellectual openness, and our international character.

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Nursing Delivered Online
  • Specialization: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Specialization: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • And more...

List of RN to BSN Programs in Ohio (OH)

Ashland University
Capital University
Case Western Reserve University
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Cleveland State University
College of Mount Saint Joseph
Franciscan University of Steubenville
Kent State University
Kettering College of Medical Arts
Lourdes College
Malone College
MedCentral College of Nursing
Mercy College of Northwest Ohio
Miami University
Mount Carmel College of Nursing
Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Muskingum College
Notre Dame College
Ohio Northern University
Ohio University
The Ohio State University
The University of Akron
University of Cincinnati
University of Rio Grande
University of Toledo
Urbana University
Ursuline College
Walsh University
Wright State University
Youngstown State 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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Kaplan University Online
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