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Midland University - Fremont, Ne
 
 
 

RN to BSN

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Overview
Overview

In today’s world, career advancement in nursing requires a higher level of education in order to be leaders in delivering quality, evidence-based care.

At Midland University, our online RN to BSN program option allows you to complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) while continuing to advance your nursing career.

  • Learn from faculty experts who understand online coursework
  • Complete community-based projects & clinical experiences
  • Earn a degree in as little as one year, with six or eight-week online courses
  • Transfer in credits earned from previous degrees

Classes begin in January, May and August each year. Apply now to join our next class.

Admissions
Admissions

The first step in applying to Midland University is the online application. Here, you will start to tell us more about your background, and you will create a login to upload all your supporting documents.

You will begin by creating an account and verifying it via email.The online application will then ask for your contact information, details about your employment and academic history, and two references. Once you have submitted this information, you’ll be asked to upload the materials described below.

  • Online Application
  • Submit the following in support of your application:
    • Official college and high school transcripts
    • Copy of registered nurse licensure
    • Two letters of recommendation
  • Apply for Financial Aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov: Code 002553
  • Submit your non-refundable $250 enrollment deposit to reserve your seat and enroll in classes

APPLICATION DEADLINES FOR RN-BSN PATH EACH YEAR:

  • Spring Start: January 1
  • Summer Start: May 15
  • Fall Start: August 1

Have questions or need additional help? Contact our Admissions Office at 402-941-6226 or Graduate.Admissions@MidlandU.edu.

Courses
Courses

As licensed professionals, Registered Nurses will earn a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Midland University by completing 24-48 semester hours of nursing credits and college humanities/pre-requisite credits to meet university degree requirements. Transfer credit will be applied to the 120-credit graduation requirement. Requirements not met by transfer credits, nursing core credits, or validation will be determined upon review of the student’s transcript. Students will meet with an advisor during the admission process to identify additional coursework to be included in the program of study.

Online nursing courses will be offered in six- to eight-week course sessions. Four eight-week courses will be offered during spring and fall academic semesters. Two six-week courses will be offered during the summer. Students are recommended to take up to two courses per session.

Transfer courses approved for credit will be evaluated to meet the associated DRIVE requirement.

RN to BSN students complete 24 core nursing courses required for the nursing RN to BSN program option. Students have the opportunity to complete two nursing electives to meet the 30 credits required to be taken at Midland University to graduate with a bachelor’s degree. 120 Semester Credit hours are the minimum needed to graduate from Midland University.

Midland University Academic Core Experience: *DRIVE – D - Digital Fluency   R - Research and Critical Thinking   I - Innovation   V- Vocation and Leadership   E -  Engagement and Expression W - Writing; Within the 12 credits of required Humanities and Social Science Common Courses students are required to complete courses from at least 4 different attributed prefixes or disciplines. Within the 12 credits of required Lab Science courses students are required to complete 1 course from at least 2 different attributed prefixes or disciplines. Courses listed above with D, R, I, V, E, W, indicate the DRIVE attributed courses in the nursing curriculum. Additional Midland University courses necessary to meet DRIVE requirements will be listed in the Academic Catalog. Advisers will guide students with meeting the Midland University DRIVE requirements when registering for courses. The required Math course in the nursing major may meet the math requirement if a student demonstrates proficiency beyond MTH 101. All nursing courses preceded with NUR require a C+ to pass. All support courses/prerequisites indicated by ** require a C to pass. Clinical/Practicum hours are 1:3 hours/week of contact time per credit. Some academic programs, including Nursing, require more than this minimum. 

Accreditation
Accreditation

The BSN Nursing Program at Midland University located in Fremont Nebraska is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326 (404) 975-5000. The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the BSN Nursing Program is Continuing Accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at  http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm 

Outcomes
Outcomes

Click here to view the Midland University School of Nursing Program Learning Outcomes

Faculty
Faculty
Dean of the School of Nursing
Email Address: 
quinn [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 201
Phone Number: 
402-941-6280
Associate Professor
Email Address: 
brester [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 209
Phone Number: 
401-941-6223
Assistant Professor
Email Address: 
covington [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 207
Phone Number: 
402-941-6356
Associate Professor
Email Address: 
delanie [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 212
Phone Number: 
402-941-6284
Associate Professor
Email Address: 
hotovy [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 213
Phone Number: 
402-941-6291
Associate Professor
Email Address: 
moxnessd [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 214
Phone Number: 
402-941-6290
Associate Professor
Email Address: 
phelan [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 205
Phone Number: 
402-941-6286
Associate Professor
Email Address: 
steed [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 208
Phone Number: 
402-941-6396
Administrative Coordinator of the School of Nursing
Email Address: 
nur1 [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 201
Phone Number: 
402-941-6281
Adjunct Professor
Email Address: 
wiesen [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing
Office: 
Anderson 209
Phone Number: 
402-941-6223
Adjunct Faculty, Nursing
Email Address: 
willardb [at] midlandu.edu
Department: 
Nursing