Are you an R.N. with an associate degree in nursing who wants to improve your practice, build leadership skills and work for change in health systems? St. Kate’s RN-BS degree completion program, offered in "hybrid" or fully online formats in the College for Adults, provides comprehensive coursework and real world experiences to give you the skills you need to excel as a leader in the field of nursing.
Today, associate degree nurses know that finishing a B.S. in nursing is critical for career advancement. Nurses in the know understand that finishing a B.S. in nursing from St. Kate's College for Adults — with its reputation for quality and values-based learning — is essential for standing out, leading change and improving health outcomes.
The St. Kate's RN-BS degree program prepares students for careers in the following settings:
Choose the learning style that fits you best. Go fully online, or combine online and on-campus classes — and gain in-depth knowledge and real-world skills in the following areas:
Courses in the College for Adults RN-BS degree completion program meet in a fully online format. Or, you can choose a "hybrid" format, combining evening/weekend meetings on our St. Paul campus with online learning between sessions.
Start whenever it's most convenient for you: fall, spring or summer. We are accepting applications—apply now!
At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.
Our RN-BS program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the Accreditation Commission on Education in Nursing (ACEN). Admission is open to women and men.
Important Essential Abilities
For successful admission and continuance in St. Catherine University’s prelicensure nursing programs, a specific set of essential cognitive, sensory, communication, psychomotor, and behavioral/ emotional/spiritual health abilities are required to be performed with or without reasonable accommodations. Read the full requirements.
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The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.
Our faculty are active researchers, industry and academic award winners and influential members of professional organizations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.
This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.
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