The RN to BSN program provides registered nurses who have an Associate degree in Nursing or Diploma in Nursing from an approved program the opportunity to advance in their educational and career goals. Upper-level coursework will place emphasis on nursing leadership and professional development to strengthen skills to professionally and safely deliver evidenced-based care. Classes are predominantly 8-week fast track courses, offered in either a hybrid format that combines face-to-face meetings with on-line activities or purely on-line.
The Polk State BSN program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Nursing Education (ACNE), formerly National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850; Atlanta, GA 30326; phone 404.975.5000. The next visit is scheduled for Fall 2017.