RN to BS in Nursing

  • Affordable part-time or full-time program 
  • Classes held at York College
  • 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


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

Total credits = 120

  • Credits in nursing - 18
  • Credits granted for RN licensure - 51
  • Credits in general studies - 51 (varies depending on previous coursework)

You can review the required coursework on the Degree Planner.

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
Request for Off-Campus Study Approval 
CAPP Degree Evaluations

Information on policies, progression, clinical requirements

Baccalaureate Nursing Student Handbook 2014-2015 

Information for graduating students

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