Our online degree programs are designed for busy working adults just like you – intentionally structured to allow you to balance work, life and other commitments. As a student of ACU Online, you are part of a vibrant, virtual, Christ-centered community.
Our Locked-In Tuition program guarantees you’ll pay the same price for your entire undergraduate degree.
About the Program
Our online RN to BSN track is designed to allow you to complete your BSN degree quickly while giving you the flexibility to continue working as a registered nurse. You will build on your current knowledge and skills and earn the BSN credentials you need to take advantage of opportunities to move into higher-level nursing roles or pursue graduate studies. Graduates will be prepared to take on management and leadership roles in the nursing field as well as specialty positions such as critical care nurses, genetics nurses, rehabilitation nurses, or other specialties.
All the Details on Your Degree
Through the RN to BSN track, registered nurses can earn a CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing from ACU. As an RN who has passed the NCLEX exam, ACU will grant you 32 hours of nursing course credit towards your BSN allowing you to complete the degree in 28 track hours.
Leadership and Management
Evidence-Based Community and Population Health
Nursing Research for Evidence-Based Practice
Synthesis of Baccalaureate Nursing
Upcoming Start Dates
August 24, 2021
October 19, 2021
Common Job Titles
Nurse Case Manager
Flight Transport Nurse
Nursing Informatics Analyst
Meet the Track Manager
Kelsey Gesling is the track manager for the RN to BSN program and has been an instructor within ACU’s School of Nursing for the past two years. Her clinical experience comes from seven years in labor and delivery, as well as the operating room. While working in labor and delivery, she fell in love with encouraging female patients through the labor process and caring for their newborns. Her BSN and MSN are from West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) and she specializes in Obstetrics and Women’s health nursing, Pharmacology, and Curriculum planning. She worked as an adjunct for WTAMU, assisting with a pharmacology lab course and teaching the obstetrics course for the undergraduate nursing program.
Kelsey lives in the Abilene area with her husband and children and is a devoted member of her local church.
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