Are you an RN 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 hybrid or fully online RN to BS degree completion program 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 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is critical for career advancement. Nurses in the know understand that finishing a BSN 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 hybrid or online RN to BSN program prepares students for careers in the following settings:
In this program, you'll gain in-depth knowledge and real-world skills in the following areas:
Courses in the College for Adults RN to BSN 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.
Find full information on RN-BSN major courses in the University catalog. To complete your degree, you'll also take core liberal arts courses. You will gain essential skills in critical thinking, communication, leadership, change and social justice and more. Learn more.
This program is for students seeking to become registered nurses.
St. Catherine University credentials carry weight in the working world. Employers hire Katies because we’re well-rounded with deep entrepreneurial spirit. Plus, a St. Kate’s private, adult-centered education is more affordable than you might think!
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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