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

Harrison College prides itself on truly knowing our students -- their lives and families, obstacles and motivations and their dreams and goals. We also know their potential -- that's why for more than 100 years, our mission has been to provide a supportive environment, with the expectation that their success also benefits their families, friends and communities. That's the Harrison Difference.

Programs:

  • RN to BSN
Locations: Grove City

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)

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...

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

* Programs vary by location

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Programs:

  • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Locations: Dayton

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

Programs:

  • Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN)
Locations: Cleveland

#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

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)

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

Wilkes University’s School of Nursing offers CCNE-accredited online degrees and certificate programs ideal for working health care professionals, instructed by experienced, respected faculty dedicated to mentoring and personalized support for every student. Our nursing degrees offer the cutting-edge professional knowledge and skills needed in today’s dynamic, evolving health care industry.

Programs:

  • RN to MS - Nursing Education
  • RN to MS - Nurse Executive

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.

Programs:

  • Nursing
Locations: Dayton

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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