RN to BSN Track

The RN to BSN track of the Indiana University School of Nursing’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program is designed for registered nurses who are graduates of diploma programs or Associate of Science in Nursing degree programs accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. All coursework takes place online.

You can apply for admission to the RN to BSN track for the fall, spring, or summer term.

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Admission requirements

You must meet these requirements to qualify for admission to the RN to BSN track. However, meeting the admission requirements does not guarantee acceptance to the program. Admission requirements are subject to change.

To be eligible to apply to the BSN program’s RN to BSN track, you must:

  • Have a current, unrestricted RN license. You must provide proof of licensure when you submit your application.
  • Hold a nursing diploma or an Associate of Science in Nursing degree from a program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for all courses included on your transcripts.
  • Complete required prerequisite courses with a grade of C or above. You may take a required course only twice, and a grade of C or above must be achieved by your second attempt.
  • Be admitted to IU Fort Wayne as a degree-seeking transfer student.
  • Provide proof of immunization for adult TDAP, hepatitis B, mumps, rubella, rubeola, tuberculosis, and varicella. Provide proof of current CPR certification. This must be either the American Red Cross Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers certification or the American Heart Association Healthcare Professional certification.
  • Undergo a national criminal background check.

Ready to apply?

To learn how to apply or begin the application process, contact one of our nursing academic advisor.