• Program Overview

    Program Overview

    Stevenson University Online offers the best online nursing program for working registered nurses with the opportunity to advance their careers by earning their bachelor’s degree. With a bachelor’s degree to supplement their professional experience, working registered nurses can add new potential to their careers and position themselves to take advantage of greater opportunities. As one of the top RN to BS options in Maryland, Stevenson University’s bachelor of science in a nursing online program is tailored for the professional needs and demanding schedules of working registered nurses. Stevenson University’s RN to BS in Nursing builds on the expertise registered nurses have earned in their existing careers and focuses on developing competencies in areas such as critical thinking, communication, evidence-based decision making, and scholarly inquiry.

    Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing Online is Tailored for Working Nurses

    Designed for the working registered nurse’s busy schedule, Stevenson University Online offers the best online nursing program. Our courses are taught fully online. Primarily offered in 8-week sessions, our online nursing courses are available at multiple start dates during the year. The only exception to the 8-week session format is NURS 424, which runs for a full 16-week semester and requires 45 clinical hours in outpatient care.

    Logo CCNE Accredited 

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

    "Returning to college to further my nursing education was not an easy decision, and I am so thankful I chose Stevenson University's online RN to BS program. The supportive faculty and staff at Stevenson guided me every step of the way as I received my BSN in 2018 and as I continue pursuing my MSN.  Stevenson University Online creates a personal experience with online learning providing a quality education so I am able to advance my career to the next level."

    -Theresa Johnson, RN, BSN '18, current MSN student

  • Admissions / Tuition

    Admissions / Tuition

    • Completed online application.
    • Current registered nurses license in good standing.
    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
    • Official college transcripts from each college previously attended. (If the transcripts are from an institution located outside of the United States, they will need to be evaluated by WES).
    • Completion of ENG 151 or equivalent.
    Tuition Rate Partnership Standard
    Per Credit $396.00 $495.00
    Per Course (3-Credits) $1,188.00 $1,485.00
    • Stevenson University offers a partnership tuition rate through our relationships with local community colleges, hospitals, and organizations. A full list of our partners can be found here.
    • Stevenson University Online has simplified the cost of your education by eliminating all fees. 
    • We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify.
    • Students are eligible to transfer up to 70-credit hours from a community college or up to 90-credit hours from a 4-year institution if applicable.

    Guides for Transfer Students

    Anne Arundel Community College
    Baltimore City Community College
    Carroll Community College
    Community College Baltimore County
    Chesapeake College
    College of Southern Maryland
    Hagerstown Community College
    Harford Community College
    Howard Community College
    Montgomery College
    Prince George’s Community College
    Wor-Wic Community College

    For more information, please contact us at suo-inquiry@stevenson.edu or call 1-877-531-7118.