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(Do NOT actually apply to UHM until you have been approved to participate in the BHMT RN to BSN program.)
RN to Baccalaureate (BSN, BS or Bachelor of Science in Nursing) program provide an efficient bridge for diploma and ADN-prepared nurses who wish to develop stronger clinical reasoning and analytical skills to advance their careers. RN to BSN programs build on initial nursing preparation with course work to enhance professional development, prepare for a broader scope of practice, and provide a better understanding of the cultural, political, economic, and social issues that affect patients and influence care delivery.
Delivery Type: On-Campus only
Units for Nursing Core: 40
Units Required for BSN: 120
Residency Requirement: A 30 credit requirement is required for a UH Manoa Bachelor degree
Length of Program: 14 months
Please check the Ben-U Transfer Guide to see if any courses will satisfy some of the General Education requirements for University of Hawaii at Manoa.”
Prerequisites to be taken within a certain amount of time? No however once enrolled students must complete both courses of N301 and N399 before taking any other Nursing classes
Diversity education course required? Yes. Nursing 452.
Free transcript evaluation provided? Yes, an UNOFFICIAL free transcript evaluation is done by the UH Manoa School of Nursing Office of Student Services. A $70 application fee includes an official transcript evaluation done by the UH Manoa Office of Admissions.
Prep and Computer Skills Prior to Applying
Supported software include: Adobe Reader, Microsoft Office student package, Firefox, Chrome, Anti-Virus Software. Laulima is the course management system used for online distance learning powered by Sakai. UHM SONDH has a fully staffed Information Technology department. Students may also ask assistance of the UH Information Technology Services Help Desk via phone or email as well as walk in support on campus. In addition to the above the Laulima support for students consists of orientation and tutorials online.
|Course & Class Name||Units||Cost|
|N301 – Intro to Evidenced Based Practice Summer Pre-Req||3||$1,230|
|N399 – Professional Comunication in Healthcare||3||$1,230|
|N363 – Nursing Research||3||$1,230|
|N450 – Community, Public & Global Health Nursing||5||$2,050|
|N450L – Community, Public & Global Health Nursing Lab||4||$1,640|
|N461 – Advanced Pathlophysiology & Neurobiology||3||$1,230|
|N452 – Cultural Aspects of Health Management||3||$1,230|
|N453 – Introduction to Genetics||3||$1,230|
|N432 – Complementary & Alternative Therapies (elective if needed)||3||$590|
|N460 – Integrative Clinical Practicum & Leadership Development
(may submit experiential portfolio for course credit)
|N460L – Integrative Clinical Practicum & Leadership Development Lab
(may submit portfolio)
|Books, Fees, Lab, Graduation:||$3,000|
|Nursing Professional Fee:||$2,000|