Program Details - BSN | Rutgers Online

Admission Requirements

At Rutgers University, we are committed to your success. We require that candidates seeking enrollment in the online RN to BS in Nursing meet the following criteria and submit the following documentation. To begin the application process, please contact an Enrollment Coach by calling 1-866-935-3024.
  • Active RN license in the U.S.
  • Associate's degree in Nursing or Applied Science or nursing diploma
  • 2.7 minimum GPA
  • Active CPR certification
  • Online application
  • Non-refundable $70 application fee

Clinical Placement

The RN to BS in Nursing curriculum includes two clinical components. All students admitted to the program must complete a background check through CastleBranch either upon acceptance or at some point during the program. Students are responsible for securing their own clinical placements and preceptors and must receive prior approval by the School of Nursing.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition* is calculated per credit hour. You may also request a copy of the tuition and fees schedule for the program from an Enrollment Coach. There are a number of financing options available to qualified students, including subsidized and unsubsidized federal loans, private education loans, employer-sponsored tuition assistance, and an annual installment payment plan.
  • $550 per credit hour
  • $300 per course fee**
*All tuition and fees are subject to revision by Rutgers University’s Board of Trustees. **Does not apply to clinical components of the program