The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Program at Sentara College of Health Sciences is accredited
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036,
Virginia State Board of Nursing
Now Accepting Applications
for August 2015.
This program was designed for licensed Registered Nurses who are seeking to obtain their Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree.
In response to the evolving changes in nursing and in healthcare, there is a nationwide initiative to increase the number of Baccalaureate prepared nurses to 80% by 2020. Sentara College recognizes the importance of class offerings that accommodate the working individual. Our online classes can be taken at a pace that is suitable to the student’s schedule.
RN to BSN – see the list of courses below for general education requirements.
For RN to BSN, candidates must have a minimum of 25 credit hours of general education requirements or proof of degree listed below to apply for admission. RN to BSN candidates must have all applicable general education courses listed below completed prior to starting.
General Education Requirements
(General Education Requirements subject to change without notice.)
Chemistry with lab 4 credits
Anatomy and Physiology I 4 credits
Anatomy and Physiology II 4 credits
Statistics 3 credits
Developmental OR Child Psychology 3 credits
English Composition I 3 credits
English Composition II 3 credits
Microbiology with lab 4 credits
Oral Communication 3 credits
Ethics 3 credits
Introduction to Sociology 3 credits
Introduction to Psychology 3 credits
Fine Arts elective 3 credits
History elective 3 credits
Humanities elective 3 credits
For transcripts reviews, please join us for an Academic Planning and Information Session or online WebEx.
RN to BSN candidates who can provide proof of one of the following degrees may qualify to have GENERAL EDUCATION and pre-requisite credits from the first degree applied toward the requirements for the BSN, allowing you to START YOUR BSN IMMEDIATELY!
Associate of Arts
Associate of Arts and Sciences
Associate of Science
Any Bachelor’s degree
(Please note: Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Occupational Science and other technical degrees as defined by the U.S. Department of Education do not qualify for the 2nd degree option.)
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1. There are no deadlines to apply. Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis (rolling admissions). Submit the application along with $85 (administrative processing fee), $100 (enrollment processing fee) and college transcripts.
2. No preadmission testing is required.
3. ALL official transcripts for all general education course requirements due prior to beginning coursework with Sentara College. Students will not be allowed to start classes unless the College has official transcripts.
Please note: Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.
SENTARA EMPLOYEES - 30 credits at $317 per credit hour. Total cost depends on start date and full time/part time status.
NON-SENTARA EMPLOYEES - 30 credits at $486 per credit hour. Total cost depends on start date and full time/part time status.
RN to BSN Program - New books are projected at $1,443.
RN to BSN students are not required to purchase uniforms.
Enrollment processing fee of $100 is required upon acceptance to reserve a seat.