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: Fort Wayne

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Online Education That Fits Your Life

For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

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Programs:

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

100% Online & No Standardized Testing

We are committed to helping you achieve your goals and complete your degree as quickly as possible.

Programs:

  • BS in Nursing (RN to BSN)

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

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.

You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

Programs:

  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner

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)

The University

With over 80 years of academic achievements, Jacksonville University is a traditional, longstanding institution consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's best colleges.

Programs:

  • RN to BSN (licensed RNs only)
  • RN to MSN in Clinical Nurse Educator
  • RN to MSN in Leadership in Healthcare Systems
  • And more...

Founded more than 130 years ago by the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne has grown to become one of the nation's top Catholic universities. The school’s mission is to provide a well-rounded education that challenges students academically while nourishing their spiritual and ethical development. Today, Duquesne is home to 10 schools of study and serves more than 10,000 students.

Programs:

  • Online Doctor of Nursing Practice

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:

  • Practical Nursing
Locations: Ravenna
Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center. We offer programs in dental assisting, medical assisting, medical insurance billing and office administration, and pharmacy tech.

Programs:

  • Nursing - Associate of Applied Science
  • Practical Nursing
Locations: Canton

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
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Walden University Online
Western Governors University
Grand Canyon University

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