RNs who desire to earn the BSN degree at St. Ambrose University need to fulfill additional general education and nursing courses. It is advisable to complete the majority of the remaining general education courses prior to completing the required 27 credits of nursing courses. The additional general education credits may be completed through several options. Please contact the nursing advisor at 563-333-6082 to help you with general education requirements and registration.
The RN-BSN program is designed for adult students who have completed a minimum of 24 transferable credits with a grade point average of 2.0 or better. ACCEL courses are three credits and taught online asynchronously in eight-week sessions along with a flexible clinical component.