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RN to BSN Track (BSN, Online)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends, Other

Instructional Program (CIP)

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. 513801

Description

The Division of Nursing provides a rigorous education founded upon the liberal arts, which prepares professional nurse graduates who holistically serve individuals, families, and communities, in a caring capacity in a complex global society.


This option is for those who already are licensed Registered Nurses. Graduates of state-approved diploma and associate degree programs in nursing are eligible to apply for admission to the baccalaureate program in the online RN to BSN track. This program is designed to be as flexible and responsive to individual student needs as possible within the constraints of curriculum, university and accreditation requirements, and quality educational theory. The length of the program is dependent upon the amount of acceptable transfer credit; success in completion of CLEP, proficiency, and nursing examinations; and part-time or full-time status. In most instances, a minimum of two years should be anticipated for completion.


Students may be eligible to be granted credit for prior learning, for example, credit for experiential learning, certificates, or through a process of challenge examinations. A total of up to 6 credits will be awarded for prior learning and/or certifications. Successful completion of the challenge exam, for a course that traditionally has a laboratory component, for example, microbiology, will equate to a waiver of the laboratory requirement. (4 credits total for didactic and laboratory).


Admission to the online RN-to-BSN option requires:



  1. Completion of application to the nursing major, including official transcripts from all post-secondary programs submitted to the admissions office;

  2. An active RN license.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

120

Hours

120

Entrance Requirements

Associate's Degree

School

University of Maine at Fort Kent

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

23 University Drive, Fort Kent, Maine

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Name of Credential

RN to BSN Track

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

https://www.umfk.edu/admissions/financialaid/

Refund Policy

https://www.umfk.edu/university-policies/tuition-refund/

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - NECHE

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,000.00 Year

In-State/District Tuition

$7,800.00 Year

Other Fees

$1,605.00 Mandatory Fees

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$13,260.00 Year

Total In-State Program Cost

$10,405.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$15,865.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-1141.00Registered Nurses
$31.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

23 University Drive, Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Phone Number

(207) 834-7823

Fax Number

(207) 834-7887

Web Address

https://catalog.umfk.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=11&poid=1455&returnto=753

Last Updated

Jun 06, 2024

Created

Oct 12, 2022

Renewal

Oct 17, 2024

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