RN to BSN Track

Apply to the BSN program’s RN to BSN track

The RN to BSN track of the Indiana University School of Nursing’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program is designed for registered nurses who are graduates of diploma programs or Associate of Science in Nursing degree programs accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. All coursework takes place online.

You can apply for admission to the RN to BSN track for the fall, spring, or summer term.

TSAP RN to BSN track

The School of Nursing also offers a Transfer Single Articulation Pathways (TSAP) RN to BSN track for registered nurses who are applying for admission to the BSN program as they finish their Associate of Science in Nursing degree at Ivy Tech Community College or Vincennes University.

Learn how to apply to the TSAP RN to BSN track

Admission requirements

You must meet these requirements to qualify for admission to the RN to BSN track. However, meeting the admission requirements does not guarantee acceptance to the program. Admission requirements are subject to change.

To be eligible to apply to the BSN program’s RN to BSN track, you must:

  • Have a current, unrestricted RN license. You must provide proof of licensure when you submit your application.
  • Hold a nursing diploma or an Associate of Science in Nursing degree from a program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for all courses included on your transcripts.
  • Complete required prerequisite courses with a grade of C or above. You may take a required course only twice, and a grade of C or above must be achieved by your second attempt.
  • Be admitted to IU Bloomington as a degree-seeking transfer student.
  • Provide proof of immunization for adult TDAP, hepatitis B, mumps, rubella, rubeola, tuberculosis, and varicella.
  • Provide proof of current CPR certification. This must be either the American Red Cross Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers certification or the American Heart Association Healthcare Professional certification.
  • Undergo a national criminal background check.

How to apply

To learn how to apply for the RN to BSN track, contact Debbie Hrisomalos, RN to BSN advisor.