California State University San Marcos RN to BSN Program



The RN to BSN program at CSUSM is an accelerated, online program designed for registered nurses currently holding an Associate Degree in Nursing. This 100% online program is an opportunity to earn a BSN in just 14 months.

The 14 months of study are broken down into 8 week classes during the Fall and Spring semesters, and 10 week classes during the Summer semester. Unlike other programs, CSUSM includes time off between semesters and during holidays to allow students to pursue an education without compromising life and other priorities.

To be eligible to enroll, students must hold an Associate Degree in Nursing and an active RN license. Students must also have completed a short list of prerequisite courses.

Program Costs

Tuition Fees: $313 per unit
Required Units: 38
Total Tuition Costs: $11, 894
Pricing does not include student fees.

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