The ACEN-accredited RN-BSN program prepares registered nurses to fill leadership roles in the delivery of evidence-based care and establishes a solid foundation for graduate education.
The RN-BSN program challenges RNs to expand their role as professional nurses and prepares RNs for graduate education.
Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University.
The School of Nursing BSN programs are fully approved by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing* (17373 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810, (225) 755-7500,http://www.lsbn.state.la.us) and hold accreditation from Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000, http://acenursing.org).
Note: Prospective students should visit the State Authorization page to verify that Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University is authorized to offer online courses and programs in your respective state. Prior to enrollment, students are also encouraged to visit their state educational agency or licensing board to ascertain whether or not they can utilize their degree program for additional compensation, initial licensing or renewal, as well as any other benefits.
|Credit for pre-licensure nursing courses||38|
|MATH 2315 - General Statistics||3|
|Arts and Sciences - Electives (may include transfer courses at any level)||49|
|Arts and Sciences - Electives (3000 level or above) 3 credit hours must be in the Religious Studies department||6|
|Baccalaureate Core Nursing Courses|
|NURS 3340 - RN-BSN Evidence-Based Practice||3|
|NURS 3345 - RN-BSN Health Assessment||3|
|NURS 4300 - RN-BSN Leadership Principles in Nursing||3|
|NURS 3350 - RN-BSN Professional Nursing Concepts||3|
|NURS 4725 - RN-BSN Community Health Nursing||6|
|NURS 4335 - RN-BSN Healthcare Policy||3|
|NURS 4310 - RN-BSN Successful Aging or NURS 4320 - RN-BSN Mental Health and Film or NURS 4325 - RN-BSN Legal Ethical Considerations in Nursing||3|
|Curriculum Credit Hours||120|