Registered nurses who are diploma or associate-degree prepared have the option to complete an accelerated path to the master of science in nursing degree. Students will complete course work toward the B.S.N./M.S.N. degree as described below:
Complete required core and general education requirements of the B.S.N. degree. (56–59 semester credit hours).
Complete required nursing major courses in the undergraduate nursing curriculum (21 semester credit hours).
Receive credit from prior nursing education (escrow) in ADN and diploma programs (31 semester credit hours).