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RN to B.S. Nursing


Coming this Fall 2018: 100% Online RN to BSN Program

Northwest Missouri State University's School of Health Science & Wellness will be offering a 100% online RN to BSN Program beginning the fall of 2018.  If you are interested in the program, please feel free to complete the inquiry form below.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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Why choose Northwest Missouri State University Online:

  • 100% online
  • Six start dates
  • Standard or expedited course plans
  • Earn degree in as few as 12 months
  • Credit Hours:  30
  • 100% of classes taught by professionals, not graduate assistants
  • 20 years’ experience in online learning and teaching

For more information, contact:

Brooke McAtee, MSN, RN
Director of Nursing
School of Health Science & Wellness | 660.562.1973



  • NURS 01-301 Theories and Models of Nursing (3 credits)
  • NURS 01-302 Professional Role Transitions (3 credits)
  • NURS 01-303 Nursing Law and Ethics (3 credits)
  • NURS 01-311 Health Care Delivery Systems (3 credits)
  • NURS 01-401 Leadership and Management in Nursing (4 credits)
  • NURS 01-411 Health Assessment (4 credits)
  • NURS 01-421 Community Nursing (4 credits)
  • NURS 01-454 Nursing Informatics (3 credits)
  • NURS 01-481 Evidence Based Nursing Practice (3 credits)


  • Associate degree in nursing that holds regional accreditation recognized by the U.S. Department of Education
  • 2.00 cumulative GPA for transfer admission
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Current, unencumbered RN licensure in the U.S. (Applicants who do not yet have an RN license will be given until the end of their first trimester of enrollment at Northwest to pass the licensure exam.)


The following is the tuition breakdown for students pursuing a RN to BSN degree.  Tuition is the same for in-state and out-of-state students.

ProgramPer Credit HourPer 3-Credit Hour CoursePer Program*
RN to BSN $250.00 $750.00 $7,830.00*

Required Fees:
Required fee per course: $30
Total required fees: $330

*Per Program cost includes $330 for all required fees.



SessionProgram Start DateApplication DeadlineDocument DeadlinePayment DueLast Class Day
Fall 1 08/27/2018 08/13/2018 08/17/2018 08/22/2018 10/12/2018
Fall 2 10/22/2018 10/8/2018 10/12/2018 10/17/2018 12/14/2018
Spring 1 01/14/2019 12/17/2018 12/20/2018 01/9/2019 03/1/2019
Spring 2 03/11/2019 02/25/2019 03/1/2019 03/9/2019 05/3/2019
Summer 1 05/13/2019 04/29/2019 05/3/2019 05/8/2019 06/28/2019
Summer 2 07/8/2019 06/21/2019 06/27/2019 07/2/2019 08/19/2019

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