Are you an RN who wants to earn a B.S.N.?
The RN to B.S.N. program is a fully online, flexible and affordable option designed to help associate and diploma registered nurses move ahead in their nursing career. The RN to B.S.N. major is offered in three or five semesters. Registered nurses can design their own pace of degree completion. All coursework is available online, and the curriculum is designed with the working registered nurse in mind. The number of registered nurses accepted may vary depending upon available qualified faculty and funds. Selection is made from the best qualified registered nurse.
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- Apply for admission to South Dakota State University.
- Send unofficial transcripts to Academic Advisor/Coordinator, Camilla Veire for review.
- The coordinator will recommend a semester of application.
- At the time of application for admission: you must meet thetechnical standards.
Important information for applicants
Applications from "not authorized/not exempt" states cannot be considered at this time. Due to higher education regulatory requirements, South Dakota State University is unable to accept applications for admission to the RN to B.S.N., RN to M.S.N., RN to DNP and graduate nursing programs from persons who reside in, or intend to reside in, any of the states identified as "not authorized/not exempt" or those in which clinical or internships cannot be completed as noted on the South Dakota State University authorization by state map. South Dakota State continues to seek additional authorization in the states listed as "not authorized/not exempt". Please continue to check the map frequently for any updates.