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

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...
Take the next step in your career with Thomas More College. We offer a variety of accelerated business degree programs designed specifically for the busy working adult.

Programs:

    Locations: Ft Mitchell

    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


    Programs:

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

    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)

    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)
    • Nursing - Nurse Educator Specialization (RN-MSN)
    • And more...
    Locations: Cleveland

    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...

    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

    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)

    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

    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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