Students accepted into the Associate to Bachelor's (ATB) option may begin courses toward a baccalaureate degree in nursing through Stevenson's ATB option while they are simultaneously completing their associate degree in nursing. Stevenson University's ATB option is offered in 8 week sessions, with the exception of NATB 424 Health in the Community which is taught in a full semester. The program is flexible and convenient with courses initially offered in a hybrid format, eventually transitioning to a fully online format. Session start dates for the ATB option are specific to each community college. 

This May marked the first graduating class of Stevenson University Online's Associate to Bachelor's in Nursing option. Congratulations to all of our graduates!

For more information, please contact Kristin Richards at or call 443-334-3340.

ATB Nursing Partners

Anne Arundel Community College
Carroll Community College
College of Southern Maryland
Community College of Baltimore County
Howard Community College

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The baccalaureate and master's degree programs in nursing at Stevenson University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Other Nursing Program Options

  • Traditional Nursing Degree

    Stevenson's undergraduate program in Nursing is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and approved by the Maryland Board of Nursing (MBON). Upon successful completion of all Bachelor's of Science degree requirements, you are eligible for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) to become a registered nurse.

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  • Online Master's in Nursing

    Those pursuing a master’s in nursing already have busy schedules. To accommodate these schedules, Stevenson University Online offers master’s of nursing online classes. All courses except the capstone are offered online in 8-week formats. Additionally, students aspiring to earn a Master of Science in Nursing online can choose from three concentrations.

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  • RN to BS in Nursing

    Designed for the working registered nurse’s busy schedule, the RN to BS in Nursing option offers students courses taught fully online or in a hybrid format that supplements online courses with on-site instruction. Primarily offered online in 8-week sessions, courses are available at multiple start dates during the year.

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  • RN to MS in Nursing

    The RN to MS in Nursing option offers courses taught in two formats — either fully online or in a hybrid format that supplements online instruction with on-site courses. On-site courses are offered at higher education centers, community colleges, or select hospitals throughout Maryland.

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