Online Dual Enrollment ADN in Nursing and CU BS in Nursing

Open the door to greater career options within the nursing field by completing a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing while completing your Associate Degree in Nursing from one of several community colleges. The Online Dual Enrollment ADN in Nursing and CU BS in Nursing program is an educational pathway available to students who desire career mobility and professional development, based on the Colorado Nursing Articulation Model. The CU BS in Nursing program is completely online, allowing you to seek your BS degree, balance your life, and work at the same time.

  • Apply if you are have been accepted into the Associate Degree in Nursing program from Arapahoe Community College (ACC), Front Range Community College (FRCC), or Pueblo Community College/Southwest Colorado Community College (PCC/SCCC).
  • Transfer most previously completed prerequisite coursework from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Enjoy the accessibility of online orientation and education.
  • Join a cohort, beginning each fall and spring, for progression and connection within a group.
  • Benefit from practicum experiences designed to meet your personal goals.
  • Focus on an individual area of interest (create a project meaningful and useful to you and your organization).
  • Take advantage of earning your BS in Nursing from the CU College of Nursing in just one or two semesters after completing your ADN.

Dual Enrollment ADN in Nursing and CU BS in Nursing Plan of Study

The online program consists of an additional 30 credits for the RN to BS in Nursing program. It is designed to be efficiently completed in one or two semesters after graduating with your ADN. The program aligns with scheduling needs and agency tuition reimbursement policies. Each program plan may need to be individualized for each student, depending on outstanding prerequisites and the community college they are attending.