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Bachelor's in Nursing Online

Your BSN is a big part of your even bigger nursing ambitions. Now is the time for nurses like you to rise and seek new purpose in your nursing career. Come to ADU and prepare for your future — whether that's shifting to a new role, advancing your career, or earning your next degree.

Our bachelor’s in nursing program was launched to train top-notch nurses with strong values. We believe caring, expert nurses are essential to healthcare’s future.

Program Highlights

Complete the online BSN nursing courses in as few as 4 short terms.

ADU is regionally accredited, and the Department of Nursing is a proud chapter of the distinguished Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society in Nursing. We work closely with the globally recognized Florida Hospital System to offer an ACEN-accredited program for active nurses developed by our master's and doctorate-level faculty.

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100% online — no clinical rotations

Flexible courses work with your schedule and in your healthcare setting

100+ years of experience

Our legacy of training nurses began in 1913 and continues with you

100% mission driven

Faith-based courses help you better understand your patients and your nursing vision

How Can Earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Online Help My Career?

Our online RN to BSN can help you increase your salary, advance your career, expand your industry knowledge, and become more competitive in the field. You don't have to take our word for it. Learn how our BSN helped one ADU grad, Suzanne, reach her career goals.

"I was motivated to pursue the online nursing degree because I was an assistant nurse manager, and to improve my position, I wanted to obtain my BSN."

—Suzanne Meszaros, online BSN grad

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Suzanne Meszaros' Story

It wasn't the mandate for more BSN-credentialed nurses that brought Suzanne Meszaros back to school after 30 years. It was her personal interest in learning and doing more with her nursing career. Find out how the online RN to BSN helped Suzanne find confidence to pursue advancement opportunities as well as her MSN.

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More than 75% of our grads agree the ADU BSN helped increase their salary and/or secure a promotion. — 2016 ADU BSN Graduate Survey

What Can I Learn?

Pursue your RN to BSN at ADU, and you can learn to better serve your patients and confidently lead your peers. Our academic approach helps you foster professional growth and illuminate future opportunities.

As employers and nursing associates create demand for more credentialed nurses, our online bachelor's in nursing curriculum teaches you the leadership, informatics, and research skills you need to satisfy nursing requirements now. But we don't stop there. We also teach you how to become a leader.

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Just a few ways ADU helps improve your leadership potential:

  • Form lasting connections with nursing colleagues and expert faculty.
  • Discuss nursing concepts in varied settings, because growth happens outside of your comfort zone.
  • Apply new skills in your current position with no additional clinical rotations.

Online BSN Featured Courses

NRSG 480 Leadership and Management in Nursing

Healthcare leaders value nurses' input. Earn your online BSN degree to empower your management perspective. We help you navigate facets of modern healthcare management to grow into a leadership or advocacy role.

NRSG 365 Nursing Informatics for RNs

Collecting information helps healthcare workers get to the cure. Computers have become an essential and powerful nursing tool. Learn to combine your nursing expertise with modern technology to measurably improve how patient records are managed.

What Is It Like Taking Nursing Classes Online?

We developed our online BSN in Florida. Now it reaches nurses all over the world.

A supportive student experience

  • Technical support is available 24/7 if you need it
  • Full-time student managers offer personal attention
  • Enrollment specialists simplify your enrollment process
  • Instructors are easily accessible to help you complete your courses

A flexible online format

We designed our Bachelor of Science in Nursing online with active RNs in mind — not computer experts. Our online curriculum format is streamlined, so the functionality is as intuitive as checking email or navigating the web. With classes available 24 hours a day, you can access materials on your schedule.

We also pride ourselves on creating a student experience that's built on personal attention. Our small class sizes are a major factor in student learning and support individual success. You use your computer to access courses, and ADU gives you the rest — plus additional support to help you succeed.

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What Can I Do with My RN to BSN?

Your BSN helps you to distinguish your efforts in the nursing field. Right now, healthcare needs nurse leaders, educators, and advocates to help further the whole system. At ADU, you can learn to advance your mission in healthcare by acquiring new skills, cultivating experience, and receiving mentorship. Below are just two of the popular career paths that attract our grads.

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Nurse Manager
Median Salary: $81,132**

Nursing students discuss healthcare management strategy

Your BSN teaches you contemporary management principles to apply in healthcare settings and puts you in direct contact with nursing leaders who can teach you even more.

Clinical Educator
Median Salary: $70,767**

A clinical educator oversees a nursing students work

Through courses that examine healthcare policies, nursing research, community health nursing, and more, you can become a clinical educator and help lead the next generation of nursing experts.


of ADU online BSN graduates earn more than $75,000*

*ADU Graduate Survey (2016)
**U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (2015)

How Do I Start My RN to BSN Online Program?

Starting your RN to BSN signals your commitment to help healthcare — and your career — move forward. When you're ready to begin, we're just as committed to helping you succeed. Our caring approach touches every aspect of your education, from the application process to financing your education.

Easy Application

Follow 4 easy steps to get started with your online BSN degree.

Affordable Tuition

Manage the cost of your BSN with financial aid and employer tuition reimbursement.


Find out how to transfer credits and explore how our RN-BSN online programs can help you plan your MSN.