Online RN to BS in Nursing Admissions


We strive to provide you with a quality CU education and help you complete the program as quickly as possible, saving you time and money. Some of the prerequisites for our program may have already been completed in associates or diploma program. Your application to the College of Nursing must be complete by the application deadline to be considered for admission.

Application Requirements

Prerequisite Coursework

Oct 9, 2019, 10:32 AM
Question : Prerequisite Coursework

Applicants without a bachelor's degree

Download the RN BS Prerequisite Self Evaluation form to view the courses that are required for the program.

Completion of Prerequisites: It is recommended that all sixty (60) prerequisite/elective credits be completed before the requested start date. However, students may apply prior to the completion of prerequisites.

  • Anatomy (or A&P I)
  • Physiology (or A&P II)
  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
  • English Composition II
  • Developmental Psychology
  • 2nd Developmental Psychology (if needed)
  • General Psychology
  • General Sociology
  • Cultural Anthropology or Multicultural Studies
  • 1st Literature, Humanities or Social Science
  • 2nd Literature, Humanities or Social Science
  • Additional Elective Credits Needed to Reach a Minimum of 60 Transferable Credits

Prerequisites often do not total 60 semester credit hours. The remainder of the required sixty (60) semester credit hours may be selected from many academic disciplines. Some exceptions are nursing courses, commercial or vocational courses, doctrinal courses in religion, performance classes and physical education activity courses.

Applicants with a bachelor's degree

Degrees have no expiration dates but need to be posted on your transcripts the term prior to enrollment. The only prerequisites required of you if you have a previous bachelor degree are as follows:

  • Anatomy (or Anatomy & Physiology I)
  • Physiology (or Anatomy & Physiology II)
  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
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  • CU Anschutz
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  • Prospective students
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Additional Requirements

Prerequisite Coursework

Oct 9, 2019, 10:32 AM
Question : Prerequisite Coursework

Applicants without a bachelor's degree

Download the RN BS Prerequisite Self Evaluation form to view the courses that are required for the program.

Completion of Prerequisites: It is recommended that all sixty (60) prerequisite/elective credits be completed before the requested start date. However, students may apply prior to the completion of prerequisites.

  • Anatomy (or A&P I)
  • Physiology (or A&P II)
  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
  • English Composition II
  • Developmental Psychology
  • 2nd Developmental Psychology (if needed)
  • General Psychology
  • General Sociology
  • Cultural Anthropology or Multicultural Studies
  • 1st Literature, Humanities or Social Science
  • 2nd Literature, Humanities or Social Science
  • Additional Elective Credits Needed to Reach a Minimum of 60 Transferable Credits

Prerequisites often do not total 60 semester credit hours. The remainder of the required sixty (60) semester credit hours may be selected from many academic disciplines. Some exceptions are nursing courses, commercial or vocational courses, doctrinal courses in religion, performance classes and physical education activity courses.

Applicants with a bachelor's degree

Degrees have no expiration dates but need to be posted on your transcripts the term prior to enrollment. The only prerequisites required of you if you have a previous bachelor degree are as follows:

  • Anatomy (or Anatomy & Physiology I)
  • Physiology (or Anatomy & Physiology II)
  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
Related campus :
  • CU Anschutz
Related target Audience :
  • Prospective students
  • Students
Tags :
Categories :