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Is RN to BS or Dual Enrollment the Right Option for You?

This fully online program serves two populations of prospective students; those with an RN who wish to obtain their Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree and those who are currently enrolled in a community college Associate Degree in Nursing (A.D.N.) program. If this is you, please take a close look at our fully online BRNCO RN to BS and Community College Dual Enrollment option then reach out to our Online Enrollment Specialist to learn more.

100% Online RN to BS Completion Program

AACSB (Best Nursing Seal

2021 Best Nursing Schools in Colorado

MSU Denver Ranked #5
Registered Nursing ranked the top 10 nursing schools in Colorado by analyzing current and historical NCLEX-RN “pass rates.” MSU Denver ranked 5th in Colorado with a score of 94.95

Expand Your Options

If you are an RN and want to expand your options for job promotions and graduate studies with a BS Degree, MSU Denver’s affordable, flexible, online bachelor’s degree in nursing with the fully online RN to BS Option is designed to help you obtain your Bachelor of Science degree without ever coming to campus. If you are a community college student enrolled in an Associate Degree in Nursing (A.D.N.) program the fully online RN to BS Option with dual enrollment is designed to help you graduate sooner.

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ACEN Accredited

The MSU Denver Nursing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing and approved by the Colorado State Board of Nursing.

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Online BSN Program

Our online BS in Nursing degree is designed to elevate ADN majors to BS or RN to BS, preparing you for graduate programs and positioning you as a competitive candidate for employment at ANCC Magnet designated hospitals.

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$4,082* per Semester

Per 12 credit hour semester. MSU Denver offers one of the most affordable online Nursing Completion programs in the State of Colorado.

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100% Online Bachelor’s in Nursing

The 100% online BRNCO program is completed online with one clinical practicum placement, allowing you to complete your Bachelor’s in Nursing in as little as one calendar year.

Get Started in BRNCO RN to BS and Dual Enrollment

Interested BRNCO RN to BS and Dual Enrollment students must apply and be accepted to Nursing (Undeclared), Bachelor of Science at MSU Denver before taking any other steps.

  1. Complete an online application and select the Nursing (Undeclared) major. All nursing students must begin their application as Nursing (Undeclared).
  2. Provide MSU Denver Admissions with official transcript(s) of all previous college level courses
  3. Provide MSU Denver Admissions with AP scores.

Nursing (Undeclared) applications are accepted all year. Accepted Nursing (Undeclared) students apply to the BRNCO program at any time.

What could disqualify me from the BRNCO program?

Please see the MSU Denver Background Check Guidelines. In addition, a drug test will be done prior to admission to the BRNCO program.

Prospective BRNCO RN to BS and ADN Dual Enrollment Applicants

If you are not yet an MSU Denver Nursing (Undeclared) student, please review the requirements for Nursing (Undeclared) admissions and gain acceptance as an MSU Denver Nursing (Undeclared) student before applying to the BRNCO RN to BS and Dual Enrollment option.

Nursing (Undeclared) applications are accepted all year. Accepted Nursing (Undeclared) students can apply to the BRNCO program at any time.

What could disqualify me from the BRNCO program?

Please see the MSU Denver Background Check Guidelines. In addition, a drug test will be done prior to admission to the BRNCO program.

Courses and Program Plan of Study

Courses and Program Plan

Take a look at the courses required within the BRNCO RN to BS and Dual Enrollment Option along with your path to graduation.

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Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is a program coordinated by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education. Residents of western states may enroll in the WUE program for resident tuition if you do not already live in Colorado, but wish to study at a Colorado university.

For more information check out our WICHE WUE page.

Prospective Students

Online Enrollment Specialist
[email protected]

Phone

(303) 605-5439

*Price shown is for a typical 12-credit hours semester based on the FY21-22 tuition and fee table; exact price is $4082.09 for in-state tuition with the College Opportunity Fund College Opportunity Fund (COF) applied. Price shown does not include books & supplies, transportation, health insurance, room & board, fees for specialized courses and labs, and other expenses that may be a part of the cost of your education.