R.N. to B.S. in Nursing


R.N. to B.S. in Nursing

Prepare for Nursing in a multicultural world with our on-site and online RN to B.S. in Nursing programs

USJ’s RN to B.S. in Nursing is a unique program for nurses with an associate degree who are looking to further your education. 

Three Tracks, Three Options for Success

Multicultural Health Concentration — to prepare you for nursing in a multicultural world

  • Part time, designed to be completed in two years
  • Communicate in Spanish with beginning-level proficiency
  • Alleviate health disparities and improve health outcomes among diverse populations

Online Track — New!

  • Full time, one-year accelerated program (part-time options also available)
  • The same outstanding USJ faculty in a convenient online format
  • The most efficient path to earning your B.S.

Latino Community Practice Track — enrich your future and career options 

  • Perfect for those fluent in Spanish
  • Will give you the skills needed to lead a health care organization
  • Earn an additional credential: Certificate in Latino Community Practice
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All RN to B.S. programs

  • Offer Guaranteed Acceptance for Connecticut Community College Nursing Programs (CT-CCNP) graduates
  • Accept out-of-state nurses
  • Are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Are approved by the Connecticut Board of Examiners in Nursing
  • Apply cultural competencies as defined by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
  • Promote National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health Care (CLAS Standards)

Contact Melissa J. Mokel, Ph.D., APRN-BC, Director, RN - BSN Program, 860.231.5704 or [email protected].