RN to BSN Completion Programs

					                                                                                                                                         RN to BSN Completion Programs


                                   Amount of General       Credits received from
                                                                                                                        Total
College/                           Education Credits       accredited NLNAC        Remaining Credits   Residency                                                                  GPA
              Website                                                                                                   Credit   Notes                  Contact Info
University                         that are eligible for   program (AAS in         Required for BSN    Requirement                                                                to Enroll
                                                                                                                        Hours
                                   transfer                nursing)



Alvernia      www.alvernia.edu     25 credits              67 credits              31 credits          additional           123 evening/weekend         Mary Ellen Symanski       2.0
University                                                                                             credits beyond           program                 610-796-8217
                                                                                                       the BSN may
                                                                                                       be required
Carlow        www.carlow.edu       70 credits              30 credits              20 credits          fulfilled            120 cohort program; 16      Dawna Horton              3.0
University                                                                                                                      month program           412-578-8779
Cedar Crest   www.cedarcrest.edu   71 credits              32 credits              19 credits          additional           122 no testing if student   Sandi Axt                 2.5
College                                                                                                credits beyond           has RN with 2.5 GPA     sdaxt@cedarcrest.edu
                                                                                                       the BSN may
                                                                                                       be required
Chatham       www.chatham.edu                     up to 75 credits                 26 credits          additional           120 online program          866-815-2050              2.0
University                                                                                             credits beyond                                   ccps@chatham.edu
                                                                                                       the BSN may
                                                                                                       be required
California    www.calu.edu         54 credits              30 credits              36 credits          fulfilled            120 Must be a registered    Admissions Office         2.0
University of                                                                                                                   nurse.                  724-938-4404
Penna
Clarion       www.clarion.edu      30 credits              30 credits              60 credits          fulfilled            120 online program. 50%     128 Harvey Hall,          3.0
University                                                                                                                      of all major credits    Clarion PA 16214
                                                                                                                                must be at Clarion      866-272-5612
DeSales       www.desales.edu      48 credits              24 credits              48 credits          fulfilled            120 must submit 2           610-282-1100 xt1664       N/A
University                                                                                                                      references; accelerated nursing@desales.edu
                                                                                                                                format
Drexel        www.drexel.edu       90 credits              45 credits (equates     45 credits          50% of classes 180        quarter based system   215-762-8666              3.0
University                         (equates to 60          to 30 credits in        (equates to 30      must be from   (120)                             enroll@drexel.edu
                                   credits in              semester format)        credits in          Drexel Univ
                                   semester                                        semester
                                   format)                                         format)
East          www.esu.edu          50 credits              40 credits              30 credits          additional           120 BIO 230 will be         infonursing@po-box.esu.edu3.0
Stroudsburg                                                                                            credits beyond           accepted as transfer
University                                                                                             the BSN may              credit for BIOL 424/461
                                                                                                       be required              in GenEd program
Eastern       www.eastern.edu      40 credits              32 credits              49 credits          fulfilled            121 blended format          Valerie Thomas            2.0
University                                                                                                                      (online/campus)         610-341-1311
                                                                                                                                                        vthomas@eastern.edu
Edinboro      www.edinboro.edu     25 credits              40 credits              55 credits          fulfilled            120 online program          Patricia Nosel            2.75
University                                                                                                                                              814-732-2900
                                              Amount of General       Credits received from
                                                                                                                                   Total
College/                                      Education Credits       accredited NLNAC        Remaining Credits   Residency                                                                       GPA
               Website                                                                                                             Credit   Notes                     Contact Info
University                                    that are eligible for   program (AAS in         Required for BSN    Requirement                                                                     to Enroll
                                                                                                                                   Hours
                                              transfer                nursing)


Gannon         www.gannon.edu                 68 credits              32 credits              28 credits          additional           128 RN degree holders          Susan Calvano               2.8
University                                                                                                        credits beyond           earn BSN through           814-871-5325
                                                                                                                  the BSN may              "Next Step" program
                                                                                                                  be required
Gwynedd-       www.gmc.edu                    65 credits              33 credits              30 credits          additional           128 program begins in fall     1-800-DIAL-GMC              3.0
Mercy                                                                                                             credits beyond           semester only              admissions@gmc.edu
College                                                                                                           the BSN may
Holy Family    www.hfc.edu                    51 credits              32 credits              39 credits          fulfilled            122 must have nursing          267-341-0558                2.75
University                                                                                                                                 license                    acclearn@holyfamily.edu

Indiana       www.iup.edu                     61 credits              30 credits              29 credits          additional           120 Chem, A/P and Micro        www.iup.edu/rn-alliedhealth 2.5
University of                                                                                                     credits beyond           must be completed
Penna                                                                                                             the BSN may              before enrolling
                                                                                                                  be required
Immaculata     www.immaculata.edu             46 credits              30 credits              50 credits          additional           126 must interview             610-647-4400 xt3882         2.0
University                                                                                                        credits beyond
                                                                                                                  the BSN may
                                                                                                                  be required
La Roche       www.laroche.edu                39 credits              36 credits              45 credits          fulfilled            120 18 month program           800-838-4LRC                2.0
University                                                                                                                                                            admissions@laroche.edu
LaSalle        www.lasalle.edu                45 credits              25 credits              52 credits          fulfilled            122 no clinical requirement Nursing Academic Advising 2.75
University                                                                                                                                                         215-951-1430
Lock Haven     www.lhup.edu                   36 credits              36 credits              48 credits          fulfilled            120 must complete stat         814-768-3450                2.7
University                                                                                                                                 class prior to enrolling   Nursing Department

Mansfield      www.mansfield.edu              30 credits              39 credits              31 credits          additional           120 RN license or eligible to Jan Yoder, transfer office   2.7
University                                                                                                        credits beyond           sit for NCLEX exam        570-662-4408
                                                                                                                  the BSN may                                        jyoder@mansfield.edu
Marywood       www.marywood.edu               32 credits              40 credits              55 credits          be required
                                                                                                                  additional           127 advanced placement         Stacy Elias Davis           2.75
University                                                                                                        credits beyond           possible with evidence     866-279-9663 xt 2498
                                                                                                                  the BSN may              of 1000 hours of work      smelias@marywood.edu
                                                                                                                  be required              experience
Mercyhurst     www.northeast.mercyhurst.edu30 credits                 30 credits              52 credits (31      fulfilled            112 letter of good standing    Travis Lindahl, Director    2.0
College                                                                                       nursing credits,                             from director of DCCC      814-725-6100
                                                                                              21 liberal arts)                             nursing program.
                                                                                                                                           Classes are trimester
                                                                                                                                           based.
Millersville   www.millersville.edu/nursing   51 credits              28 credits              33 credits          fulfilled            120 nursing courses can     Caputo Hall Room 127           2.0
University                                                                                                                                 only be taken after     717-872-3410
                                                                                                                                           achieving junior status nursing@millersville.edu
                                      Amount of General       Credits received from
                                                                                                                           Total
College/                              Education Credits       accredited NLNAC        Remaining Credits   Residency                                                                    GPA
               Website                                                                                                     Credit   Notes                   Contact Info
University                            that are eligible for   program (AAS in         Required for BSN    Requirement                                                                  to Enroll
                                                                                                                           Hours
                                      transfer                nursing)


Misericordia   www.misericordia.edu   66 credits              32 credits              28 credits          additional           126 accelerated program      Expressway Office          3.0
University                                                                                                credits beyond                                    570-674-3022
                                                                                                          the BSN may
                                                                                                          be required
Moravian       www.moravian.edu       48 credits              24 credits              56 credits          50% of classes       128 completed through        Dawn Goodolf               3.0
College                                                                                                   must be from             Comenius Center of       610-625-7764
                                                                                                          Moravian Coll            Professional Studies     dgoodolf@moravian.edu
Mount          www.mtaloy.edu         50 credits              40 credits              30 credits          fulfilled            120 RN diploma or            Rick Mishler               2.0
Aloysuis                                                                                                                           associate degree gets    888-823-2220
                                                                                                                                   junior status            rmishler@mtaloy.edu
Neumann        www.neumann.edu        71 credits              30 credits              27 credits          additional           128 can take graduate        Kittie Pain                2.0
University                                                                                                credits beyond           courses to accelerate    610-558-5613
                                                                                                          the BSN may              into MSN program         paink@neumann.edu
                                                                                                          be required
Penn College www.pct.edu              60 credits              33 credits              30 credits          additional           123 junior status attained   One College Ave             2.0
of                                                                                                        credits beyond           by completing 60         Williamsport, PA 17701 570-
Technology                                                                                                the BSN may              credits                  326-3761
                                                                                                          be required
Penn State     www.psu.edu            45 credits              33 credits              42 credits          fulfilled            120 online program.          814-865-5403               N/A
University                                                                                                                                                  800-252-3592
                                                                                                                                                            psuwd@psu.edu
Slippery      www.sru.edu             51 credits              30 credits              39 credits          fulfilled            120 online program           Dr. Judith DePalma         2.8
Rock                                                                                                                                                        724-738-4921
University of                                                                                                                                               judith.depalma@sru.edu
Penna
St. Francis    www.francis.edu        57 credits              32 credits              39 credits          fulfilled            128 students must provide    814-472-3027               2.75
University                                                                                                                         own transportation to    nursing@francis.edu
                                                                                                                                   clinicals
Temple         www.temple.edu         61 credits              32 credits              30 credits          fulfilled            123 all science must be      Sara Swan                  2.5
University                                                                                                                         completed. Online        sara.swan@temple.edu
                                                                                                                                   program                  215-707-5018
Thomas         www.jefferson.edu      60 credits              35 credits              27.5 credits        additional         122.5 online program           Amy Scott                  2.0
Jefferson                                                                                                 credits beyond                                    amy.scott@jefferson.edu
University                                                                                                the BSN may
                                                                                                          be required
University of www.pitt.edu                               84 credits                   40 credits          additional           124 option to accelerate     888-747-0794               3.3
Pittsburgh                                                                                                credits beyond           into MSN program         sao50@pitt.edu
                                                                                                          the BSN may
                                                                                                          be required
                                 Amount of General       Credits received from
                                                                                                                      Total
College/                         Education Credits       accredited NLNAC        Remaining Credits   Residency                                                                         GPA
             Website                                                                                                  Credit   Notes                    Contact Info
University                       that are eligible for   program (AAS in         Required for BSN    Requirement                                                                       to Enroll
                                                                                                                      Hours
                                 transfer                nursing)


University of www.scranton.edu   74 credits              38.5 credits            18.5 credits        additional           131 all nursing courses       Admissions Office              2.7
Scranton                                                                                             credits beyond           must be taken at Univ     570-941-7400
                                                                                                     the BSN may              of Scranton
                                                                                                     be required
Waynesburg www.waynesburg.edu    32 credits              59 credits              33 credits          fulfilled            124 16 month program          Miranda Chapman                3.0
College                                                                                                                                                 724-743-4420
West         www.wcupa.edu       48 credits              28 credits              44 credits          fulfilled            120 cohort program            Cheryl Schlamb                 2.75
Chester                                                                                                                                                 610-738-0544
University
Widener      www.widener.edu     56 credits              33 credits              33 credits          additional           122 can be completed in    Margaret Tenaro                   3.0
University                                                                                           credits beyond           one calendar year once 610-499-4206
                                                                                                     the BSN may              pre-reqs are completed
                                                                                                     be required
Wilkes       www.wilkes.edu      36 credits              36 credits              48 credits          fulfilled            120 any grade below 80 is     Dr. MaryAnn Merrigan           2.0
University                                                                                                                    considered "fail"         570-408-5000
York College www.ycp.edu         40 credits              35 credits              57 credits          exempt               132 must purchase liability   Dr. Julia Bucher               2.8
of                                                                                                                            insurance                 717-815-6593
Pennsylvania                                                                                                                                            jbucher@ycp.edu

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