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Department of Nursing

University of Central Missouri
University Health Center 106
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4775

Online Registered Nurse to Baccalaureate

Best Buy Online Bachelors Nursing

UCM's RN-BS program provides students with an opportunity to give their career a profitable and professional boost.  The program enhances student's ability to think critically and communicate while gaining a deeper understanding of professional nursing.

A bachelor's degree provides more flexibility and leads to more career opportunities in nursing.  Employment increases as the level of one's education increases.  A baccalaureate degree provides many more options in the areas of public health, home health, nursing management, program planning and health teaching.

The RN-BS program includes 30 credit hours of upper-level nursing courses and can be completed in one calendar year. A total of 120 credit hours is required for graduation.


Program Features

  • Start any semester.

  • Flexible scheduling: Full-time students can complete the nursing coursework in one year while part- time student’s can plan a program lasting one to four years.

  • Transfer general education and nursing prerequisites.

  • Receive credit for courses completed within another approved nursing program and for professional experience.

  • Affordable tuition.

  • Nursing courses are 8-weeks long and available entirely online.

  • Quality nursing curriculum.

  • Faculty who understand the needs of the working professional.

  • Personal attention along with user-friendly technology.

  • The baccalaureate program at the University of Central Missouri is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, (202)887-6791 .


To request a transcript evaluation for the RN-BS program, please fill out this form.