RN-to-BSN Online Program

The RN to BSN online program at Millersville University is designed for those who have obtained their
associate degree or diploma in nursing and RN license. The program is offered in an online format
designed for students with busy schedules.

Millersville University's RN to BSN program is the most affordable in the area. We pride ourselves on our incredible flexibility in terms of academic progression. Each student can progress through the program at his or her own pace. The program can be completed in as few as 3 terms, or students can choose to take a slower pace.

Having a BSN is quickly becoming the gold standard for RN employment.

Visit our FAQ's page for more information!


Our RN to BSN program is designed for students who have already obtained an associate degree or diploma in nursing and are returning to school to achieve their bachelor's degree.

Our flexible program is based on the unique needs of the adult learner and consists of nine nursing courses (31 credits). Students are awarded 30 lower-division credits for their previous nursing courses.
Program highlights include courses focused on ethics, diversity and integration of technology in healthcare.

All courses can be completed 100% online.


*Please note that the RN-to-BSN Online Program is typically completed part-time but can be flexible depending on student needs.

To apply for admission, you must submit the below documents and meet the following requirements to the Office of Online Programs:

  • A completed online application
  • An official transcript from ALL previous colleges or universities attended
  • An active RN license
    • *Please note that new nursing graduates may be accepted pending the results of the NCLEX examination
    • *Early acceptance is also offered for students in the final semester of their ASN or ADN program
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher from an accredited Associates Degree in Nursing or Diploma program

RN-to-BSN Online Application Process


  • To apply for admission to the online RN to BSN program, please complete our quick and easy application!


  • Electronic Transcripts-
    • Send electronic official transcripts directly from the school to our office at onlineprograms@millersville.edu. Electronic transcripts are typically the fastest way to submit transcripts.
  • Mailed Transcripts-
    • Have mailed official transcripts sent to the below address:
      • Office of Online Programs
        Millersville University
        Lyle Hall, Room 208
        P.O. Box 1002
        Millersville, PA 17551

**Please note, transcripts must be sealed, official copies sent directly from the university or college to our office.  Any opened transcripts (electronic or mailed) are considered unofficial copies**

*Millersville University’s Online programs offer rolling admissions and applications are reviewed for acceptance as they become complete.

RN-to-BSN Online Admissions Process

Once all admission documents are received an official admissions decision will be made and a transfer credit evaluation will be completed.

If accepted into the program, a packet will be mailed with an official admissions offer letter, instructions to confirm acceptance including a response form and an official transfer credit evaluation.

To confirm acceptance, the admissions response form and a $150 check/money order must be mailed to the below address.  Deposit checks and money orders must be made out to "Millersville University"

  • Office of Online Programs
    Millersville University
    Lyle Hall, Room 208
    P.O. Box 1002
    Millersville, PA 17551

RN-to-BSN Online Cohort Start Dates

Cohort Start Date
Spring 2021 Cohort B

March 15th 2021

Summer 2021 Cohort A

May 10th, 2021

Summer 2021 Cohort B

June 28th, 2021

Fall 2021 Cohort A

August 23rd, 2021

Fall 2021 Cohort B

October 18th, 2021

RN-to-BSN Online Application and Admissions Support

From the time a prospective student inquires to the time they have confirmed their acceptance, the Office of Online Programs Admissions Counselor will work with the student to help answer questions and/or concerns regarding the application and admissions process, provide transcript updates, complete transcript evaluations, announce admission decisions and assist with confirming enrollment.

After a student has confirmed their acceptance, they will continue to work with the Office of Online Programs through an assigned Student Support Specialist.  The Student Support Specialist will be available to all online undergraduate students to assist with any and all non-advisment questions.

Please also feel free to visit our Online Student Support Resources page for more information and additional resources available to online students!

MSN and DNP Programs

If you have completed your BSN degree (or are close to graduating) and are interested in pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing or Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, you can find more information on our Nursing website

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