RN to BS in Nursing

  • Affordable part-time or full-time program 
  • Classes held at York College, one of the top nursing schools in Pennsylvania
  • Up to 51 credits granted for previous nursing knowledge
  • No challenge exams required
  • Up to 75 transfer credits accepted from AD programs or
    two-year schools
  • Unlimited credits accepted from baccalaureate programs
  • Credits may be earned through CLEP examinations 
  • Academic advising available by email, telephone or in person

RN to BS Brochure

BS degree with major in nursing for those with RN license:

Total credits = 122

  • 18 credits in Nursing
  • 9 credits in support courses
  • 44 credits in general studies
  • 51 credits granted for previous knowledge

You can review the required coursework on the Academic Worksheet.

Frequently asked questions 

Check the FAQs for information on program length, location of classes, registration and other topics.

Information on CLEP, registration, advising

CLEP Exam Information
Area Distribution Requirements 

Request for Off-Campus Study Approval 
How to Download Transcripts and CAPP¬†Evaluations

Information on policies, progression, clinical requirements

2014-2015 Nursing Student Handbook 

Information for graduating students

Group photo of graduating students is taken the third Monday of the semester.
Updates about group photo, convocation tickets, convocation rehearsal, regalia, and other information.