Offered by Penn State Mont Alto at Penn State York
The School of Nursing of the Pennsylvania State University offers the Registered Nurse the opportunity to earn a bachelors degree in nursng at Penn State Mont Alto with classes beng delivered at Penn State York. The 120 credit curriculum is fully accredited by:
New York, NY 10006
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
The program prepares registered nurses (RN) to meet the rapid changes in health care by expanding and enhancing their nursing education to Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. The program is open to nurses who have previously earned either an associate degree or a diploma in nursing. In addition to upgrading skills, the program prepares RNs for non-traditional areas of nursing such as administration, pharmaceutical sales, managed care, and insurance.
The RN to BS program is designed to build on what the RN has already accomplished. These courses are designed to meet the needs of the employed nurse. Most of the nursing courses are offered as evening classes. The program can be completed in two years on a full-time basis or longer on a part-time plan.
All RN students with a current RN license are given 33 credits by portfolio toward the required 120 credits required for a BS degree. Minimal fees are assessed for placement of portfolio credits on the Penn State transcript.