Online RN to BSN

Unlock your advanced nursing potential

  • ACEN accredited
  • Multiple start dates
  • Learn from experienced faculty

Designed for working nurses striving for career advancement, the East Central University Online RN to BSN program provides the advanced skills you need to become a leader in nursing. Delivered in an interactive online classroom, the program utilizes evidence-based practice and health informatics to help you enhance your professional capabilities. You’ll learn to interpret knowledge from current research, evaluate information systems and communicate effectively in a variety of healthcare settings. When you complete the program, you’ll be fully equipped to provide safe, quality, patient-centered care in an environment of teamwork and collaboration.

$306.84 per credit hour*

*Price reflects tuition for Oklahoma residents. Non-resident tuition is $618.84 per credit hour for undergraduate programs and $714.84 per credit hour for graduate programs. There is a non-resident tuition waiver available if certain requirements are met. Speak to an enrollment counselor for more information. An additional semester fee of $89 will apply for all students and possible charges for course related fees.

Career Outlook

Advanced nursing skills will allow you to make a bigger impact in the lives of your patients. Once you’ve completed the online RN to BSN program, you’ll be prepared for many diverse roles in the field, including:

  • Care nurse
  • Nurse practitioner
  • Nurse educator
  • Clinical nurse specialist
  • RN supervisor
  • Nurse executive/administrator
  • Pediatric nurse
  • Intensive care unit nurse
  • Certified registered nurse anesthetist
  • Oncology nurse
  • Operating room nurse
  • Psychiatric nurse

Start Dates

Spring A

Jan. 9

Spring B

Mar. 6

ACEN accredited

The online RN to BSN program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), to ensure you receive the highest quality education available.

Multiple start dates

Balance your education with your full-time professional responsibilities and begin your degree when it’s convenient for your life.

Learn from experienced faculty

Receive personalized instruction from expert faculty members with years of nursing experience.

Accreditations and Affiliations

Higher Learning Commission

East Central University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

The RN to BSN program at East Central University is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

About East Central University

Founded in 1909, East Central University was originally established in eastern Oklahoma for the purpose of teacher certification training. Since that time, ECU has grown into a full-fledged university, offering a range of undergraduate and graduate degrees. As the alma mater of business leaders, elected officials, artists, scientists, astronauts and countless others, ECU remains one of the best institutions in the state for students to experience innovative learning through on-campus and online communities.

We educate and empower students to understand and transform our world.

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