Nursing (RN to BS)

Bachelor of Science

State University College at Plattsburgh

  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    120
  • Degree Level
    Bachelor of Science
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your bachelor of science degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

Plattsburgh’s highly rated R.N.–B.S. completion program offers nurses an exceptional learning experience that will help advance their career, explore new opportunities, and develop greater professional satisfaction. The online environment is ideal for working nurses. Students benefit from the flexibility of distance education while expanding career opportunities. The curriculum builds upon the experiences gained in the associate degree (AAS) or diploma program while providing additional studies in the natural, biological, and behavioral sciences combined with professional studies. Our applied learning experiences offer opportunities to build professional relationships with key leaders in healthcare organizations, communities, and global study experiences. Plattsburgh works with students to identify appropriate experiences in your region. Students take 26 credits in nursing and a minimum of 36 credits from SUNY Plattsburgh, all online. We accept up to 34 credits in nursing from the AAS or diploma program. Call or visit us online today! 518-564-3124, http://web.plattsburgh.edu/academics/nursing/majorrnbsonline.php

What's a bachelor's degree?
A bachelor’s degree usually takes four years to complete as a full-time student and mixes general education courses with specific courses tied to your major.
  • What's it like to earn this degree online?

    Let's put your mind at ease about online learning
  • 100% Online
    This program is presented 100% online. You will not be expected to attend any classes on campus.
  • Classes on your schedule
    Courses are semester based and classwork can be completed around your work and family commitments. There is no set time where you are required to log in to attend class.
  • Same faculty as on-campus
    The faculty that teach online classes are the same faculty that students learn from on-campus.
  • Personal concierge
    You will have one person who acts as a single point of contact for any and all questions you may have.
  • Learn by doing
    Participate in field experiments such as internships, clinical placements, and service learning to apply your academic knowledge in the world.
  • Access to a personal tutor
    You will have access to a tutor when you need assistance with any of your classes.
  • Powered by Open SUNY+
    In addition to the features listed above, this Open SUNY+ degree includes 24/7 support, incorporates industry-leading teaching practices, and targets an area of high employer demand in New York State and beyond.
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How do I apply?

Follow these steps to start your application
  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. Apply Now

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