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(Do NOT actually apply to University of Phoenix until you have been approved to participate in the BHMT RN to BSN program.)
The BSN program at University of Phoenix is designed to develop the professional knowledge and skills of registered nurses. The curriculum builds on a foundation of biological, physical, and social sciences, which contribute to the science of nursing. The liberal arts components enhance development of the intellectual, social, and cultural aspects of the professional nurse.
This BSN program includes behavioral objective that concentrate on the development of the nurse’ role as a caregiver, teacher, and leader. Utilizing human caring as a framework, registered nurses are prepared as generalists who are able to apply critical thinking, progressional skills, and knowledge to client outcomes and health care systems.
Our faculty members have both real-world and academic experience. This means students can use what they learn in class the very next day they’re at work. And we offer associate, bachelor’s, masters, doctoral, and certificate programs — to give students choices and room to grow.
Delivery Type: Local Campus and Online
States: CA, HI, OR, WA and Portland area, CO, MD, VA, DC
Accreditation: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Higher Learning Commission
Units for Nursing Core: 30 Nursing Core Credits
Units Required for BSN: 120 credits (87 GE/Elective and 33 Nursing Core)
Residency Requirement: How many units have to be taken at the school? 33 credits must be taken at UoPX
Length of Program: Nursing Program Core 33 credits, time for completion approximately 15 months. Total BSNcompletion- 120 Credits is equal to approximately 200 weeks of instruction or approximately 4 years.
Prerequisites to be taken within a certain amount of time? No
Do you require a diversity education course? We do not have this as a requirement.
Does the school provide free transcript evaluation? Yes
Contact for student enrollment questions: Sr. Enrollment Representative, Brian Lee at Brian.Lee@phoenix.edu and/or Sr. Enrollment Representative, Michelle Olea at Michelle.Olea@phoenix.edu.
HI – must submit immunization document if enrolling in a campus-based program.
Students must meet the established UOPX residency requirement for degree conferral. UOPX requires that 30 credits from the Course of Study, General Education and Electives must be completed at UOPX.
University of Phoenix Bachelor level degree programs all require a Communication Arts and Mathematics Prerequisite. These can be completed with English and Math courses available through the foundation courses at CTU. (If you are officially matriculated and can be verified with official transcripts that you are eligible for our Block Transfer Policy, then you will not need additional general education units. Please discuss this with your Enrollment Representative.)
Please check the Ben-U Transfer Guide to see which courses from Ben-U will satisfy the classes required above.
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The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is designed to develop the professional knowledge and skills of registered nurses. The curriculum builds on a foundation of biological, physical, and social sciences, which contribute to the science of nursing. The liberal arts components enhance the development of the intellectual, social, and cultural aspects of the professional nurse. This baccalaureate program includes behavioral objectives that concentrate on the development of the nurse's role as researcher, practitioner, and leader. Using human caring as a framework, registered nurses are prepared as generalists who are able to apply critical thinking, progressional skills, and knowledge to patient outcomes and health care systems.
University of Phoenix
|Course & Class Name||Units||Cost|
|NSG/302 - Professional Contemporary Nursing Role and Practice||3||$1,071|
|NSG/416 - Theoretical Development and Conceptual Frameworks||3||$1,071|
|HSN/376 - Health Information Technology for Nursing||3||$1,071|
|NSG/451 – Professional Nursing Leadership Perspectives||3||$1,071|
|NSG/456 – Research Outcomes Management for the Practicing Nurse||3||$1,071|
|NSG/426 – Integrity in Practice: Ethic and Legal Considerations||3||$1,071|
|HSN/476 – Healthcare Policy and Financial Management||3||$1,071|
|NSG/482 – Promoting Healthy Communities||3||$1,071|
|NSG/486 – Public Health: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention||3||$1,071|
|NSG/468 – Influencing Quality within Healthcare||3||$1,071|
|NSG/498 – Senior Leadership Practicum||3||$1,071|
|Total Nursing Core Credits (includes E-Book Fees for Each Course):||33||$11,781|