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Online RN to BSN

You probably know nursing is one of the quickest growing fields with a number of openings. But did you also know, according to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, more employers are requiring a BSN as the minimum educational requirement in nursing?  If you're looking to advance your education and income potential you've come to the right place. Take your career to the next level with an online RN to BSN degree program from University of the Cumberlands.

Our 100% online RN to BSN program can be completed in as little as 12 months. While rolling admissions and accelerated 8 week bi-terms are designed to accommodate the needs of working professionals. As a student of this accelerated online degree program, you will strengthen your skills through coursework and practical experiences focused on critical thinking, problem-solving, and leadership and management development. Upon graduation, you will have earned the knowledge necessary to enhance your service as a professional member of the health care community in a variety of venues and situations.

What skills will I learn with an Online RN to BSN degree?

Based on the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s Essentials of Baccalaureate Nursing Education, the online RN-BSN program is designed to build on the registered nurse’s knowledge and skills in seven areas:

  • Leadership
  • Quality Improvement
  • Evidence-based Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Population-focused Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration
  • Professionalism

Graduates of the Cumberlands RN to BSN Degree Program are prepared to assume roles in leadership positions, in the management of complex clinical care coordination, and in community/public health.


Costs for programs of study at University of the Cumberlands are competitive and affordable. Click here to view tuition rates and fees. 

Let University of the Cumberlands help you gain the skills necessary to fulfill your advanced nursing degree ambition! For more information on the RN to BSN Degree Online, fill out the form on this page. Let’s talk about our test-optional college admissions process, scholarship opportunities and more!

The RN-BSN degree program at University of the Cumberlands is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education , 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791. 

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The RN-BSN program offered at University of the Cumberlands provides the practicing associate degree nurse with the bachelor’s completion required for professional nursing practice. Most state boards of nursing do not regulate post licensure degrees in which no new license is granted upon completion, however there may be the occasional exception. Students should verify the program offering within their own state.

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Career Path

A University of the Cumberlands degree prepares you for the rigors of the professional world.  Click the button to learn more about the exciting career opportunities you can pursue with this program.