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Online RN to BSN Program

Finish in as little as one year

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Affordable and high-quality

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Focus on Culturally Sensitive Nursing

Nurses who lead with compassion and empathy can make a true impact in the lives of their patients and, in turn, their community at large. At North Carolina Central University (NCCU), our online RN to BSN program is a beacon for passionate registered nurses aiming to elevate their career potential and expand their impact.

Crafted with the modern nurse in mind, our curriculum is tailored to today’s dynamic health care landscape, emphasizing cultural competence, critical thinking, leadership and communication. Our online RN to BSN is built on a rich history of nursing education, and our commitment to small class sizes and unmatched instructor support makes for a family-like environment that strengthens the learning experience.

As an NCCU nurse, you won’t just be an expert health care worker. You’ll become a catalyst for positive change that makes a meaningful difference in the communities you serve.

Are you ready to take your next step?

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Earn Your RN to BSN Online at NCCU Online

Our generous transfer policy means you can complete the online RN to BSN program quickly, with just six required nursing courses. *Please note: NCCU will only recognize associate degrees and transfer credits conferred by an accredited institution.* Through eight-week courses, you’ll learn to:
  • Synthesize theoretical and empirical liberal arts knowledge to promote accurate decision-making

  • Use the nursing process within the context of therapeutic interventions in changing client environments

  • Integrate principles of diversity, leadership and communication into the management of patient care

  • Collaborate in interprofessional health teams to improve health care delivery for diverse patient populations

  • Use the research process and its findings to implement evidence-based practice across health care contexts

Career Options with an RN to BSN from NCCU

Here are some potential careers you can reach by earning your BSN degree.*

Nursing Manager

Median Annual Salary: $91,682

Occupational Health Nurse

Median Annual Salary: $78,302

Hospice Nurse

Median Annual Salary: $73,353

Oncology Nurse

Median Annual Salary: $81,156

Nurse Case Manager

Median Annual Salary: $77,054

*Salary data from Payscale

“It moved me to tears to get accepted here into NCCU because of the tradition, the history. I just wanted to be part of something historical, something great.”

– Mohamed Barrie, 2021, RN to BSN graduate

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High-Value Nursing Education at an Accessible Price

At just $350 per credit hour for in-state students, our online RN to BSN degree delivers dependable value for your nursing education. We also accept transfer credits, allowing you to earn your degree at an accelerated rate.

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A Tradition of Excellence

As a student at NCCU Online, you’ll benefit from more than just academics; you’ll be a part of the rich history and community ties that define our institution. You’ll quickly discover why we are consistently ranked as a top Historically Black College or University (HBCU) and among the Best Regional Universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report.

Why Choose NCCU?

Our ACEN-accredited program has built up a regional reputation for graduating the best nurses — an identity that is furthered with every graduating cohort of BSN graduates.

In 1961, NCCU became one of the first universities in the U.S. to offer a bachelor’s in nursing to associate degree and diploma nurses.

We maintain a 16:1 student-faculty ratio and an average class size of 22 to keep you at the center of your learning.

About NCCU

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) prepares students to succeed in the global marketplace. NCCU’s flagship programs in the sciences, education, law, business, nursing, and the arts prepare students for professions ranging from clinical research to information science. Founded in 1910, NCCU remains committed to diversity in and access to higher education.

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