B.S. in Nursing—RN to BSN (Online)

Advance your nursing career and impact the lives of others with an online, ACEN accredited B.S. in Nursing—RN to BSN from Rivier, a recognized leader in the education of nursing and healthcare professionals.

Why Study Nursing at Rivier?

A bachelor’s degree has become essential for the pursuit of leadership positions and opportunities in a variety of healthcare settings. Rivier’s flexible and convenient online Nursing program allows you to continue working while you pursue your degree. You can immediately apply what you learn and advance the quality of care you provide to patients each day.

As a BSN-prepared nurse, you’ll enjoy a broad scope of practice and develop the skills necessary to help save more lives. In being better prepared to serve patients, you’ll benefit from the potential for better jobs with better salaries.

Graduates in the RN to BSN program can pursue roles as medical-surgical floor nurses, pediatric nurses, specialty nurses in oncology, and other areas. Graduates will also be prepared for leadership positions and master’s-level educational opportunities.

Flexible Format

Rivier’s online Nursing program allows students to learn in a flexible, convenient format that can be designed around professional and personal schedules. When you apply with an active RN license, we will transfer and apply your associate degree credits toward the BSN credit requirement, enabling you to complete your bachelor’s degree faster.

  • Next Start Date: September 3, 2019
  • Est. Program Length: 2–4 years
  • Credit Hours: 120
  • Course Length: 7 weeks

I love teaching online. I feel like I know students better because everyone responds to discussions. I may not know what they look like, but I know the students through their posts.

Where Will Your Degree Take You?

You will be ready for a career in healthcare and well-positioned for success in a competitive job market.


  • Medical-surgical nurses
  • Pediatric nurses
  • Oncology and other specialty nurses
  • School nurses

Graduate Studies

Our graduates are well prepared to pursue advanced study in nursing, healthcare administration, and other related fields.

A Commitment to Quality

Rivier's ASN, BSN, MSN, Post Master’s Certificates and DNP programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000.

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