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LVC Now Offers an RN-to-BSN Program!

Earn your BSN in as few as 15 months!

     If you are currently working as a Registered Nurse, and you are interested in taking your career to the next level, Las Vegas College now offers a 100% online RN-to-BSN program! LVC’s new RN-to-BSN program has been designed for students who are already Registered Nurses, and who wish to take their career to the next level by pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science Nursing (BSN) degree. Earning your BSN can qualify you for more advanced employment opportunities and make you a more appealing job candidate. Earn your Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree in as few as 15 months, with training from Las Vegas College!

     Why pursue your BSN? If you are already working as a Registered Nurse, you may have found work in various settings, including in schools, doctors’ offices, and medical clinics, but as a BSN, you will have expanded opportunities for employment. Obtaining your BSN will allow you to achieve a higher skill set beyond basic nursing skills, including in case management, critical thinking, health promotion, leadership skills, and community nursing. Earning your BSN can qualify you for more advanced employment opportunities including in hospitals, medical offices and various health care agencies requiring nurses to have a Bachelor’s degree. 

     Las Vegas College’s new RN-to-BSN program is a 100% online program designed specifically for licensed Registered Nurses. Intended to be as achievable as possible for busy working nurses, the fully online program can be completed in as few as 15 months! In order to enroll in the RN-to-BSN program, students must have already completed an Associate’s Degree in Nursing program, such as LVC’s AAS Nursing program.

     The RN-to-BSN program expands upon students’ existing knowledge of the theories, concepts, and principles of nursing, and provides a focus on leadership, health assessments, bioethics and nursing research. LVC’s RN-to-BSN also delves into the important areas of community nursing and caring for complex acute and chronic health problems in today’s health care system.

     In the RN-to-BSN program, LVC students learn how to:

  • Integrate leadership skills to make decisions that promote high quality, effective, evidence-based care to  clients across the lifespan.  
  • Use clinical judgement to provide safe, effective, evidence-based care to clients throughout the life span.  
  • Integrate current health care technology to support accurate patient care treatments and follow up plans.
  • Apply health care policy concepts at the local, state, and national levels to promote the nursing scope of  practice and continued growth and expansion of the profession.  
  • Analyze current evidence to promote and apply appropriate health care system changes required for health  care access, equity, and reimbursement.  
  • Apply clinical judgement to provide nursing interventions to prevent individual and community diseases and illnesses across the lifespan.  
  • Continue one’s professional growth through life-long learning.

     Graduates of the RN-to-BSN program will receive their Bachelor’s of Science, Nursing degree, and will be prepared for advanced nursing positions in hospitals, medical offices and various health care agencies which require nurses to have a Bachelor’s degree. The BSN graduate will be able to deliver culturally proficient care while meeting the physical, spiritual, and psychosocial needs of clients. 

     Nurses are in high demand across the United States, and in Nevada the need is higher than the average (Careeronestop.org, 2021). According to a recent report, employers show a strong preference for hiring BSN program graduates (AACN, 2021). With Las Vegas College’s 100% online RN-to-BSN program, you can position yourself for more advanced employment opportunities by earning your Bachelor’s of Science, Nursing degree.  If you are ready to take your nursing career to the next level, don’t wait any longer - call Las Vegas College at 702-745-8750 today! Contact us today, and earn your BSN degree in as few as 15 months!