Bachelor of Science

Health Sciences

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About this Program

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program is a limited-access program open to currently licensed registered nurses who have completed an Associate in Science degree in Nursing (ADN). With the degree, graduates will be prepared for leadership and other higher-level positions in professional nursing practice. The BSN also provides individuals with an academic pathway into master’s and doctoral nursing programs.

This is a limited-access and limited enrollment program. See all Healthcare Program requirements.

See if you qualify for the $10K BSN degree at TCC.

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Total Credit Hours:

120

Estimated Time to Complete Program:

8 terms*

*based on 15 credit hours per term

Estimated Tuition Cost:

$12,099.60*

Eligible for Financial Aid:
Yes

Eligible for Veteran's Aid:
Yes

*based on current in-state tuition rate of $100.83 per credit hour


Program Overview & Requirements

Program Purpose:

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program is a limited-access program open to currently licensed registered nurses who have completed an Associate in Science degree in Nursing (ADN). Courses are offered online, allowing students to move through the program at a comfortable guided pace. Candidates must receive their BSN within four years of beginning the Nursing core courses. Graduates will be prepared for leadership and other higher-level positions in professional nursing practice. The BSN also provides individuals with an academic pathway into master’s and doctoral nursing programs.

Tallahassee Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. 

The RN to BSN Degree nursing program at Tallahassee Community College located in Tallahassee, Florida is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326 404-975-5000 

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the RN-to-BS degree nursing program is Initial Accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

Program Length:
72 credit hours (A.S. in Nursing) + 48 credit hours (BSN) = 120 total credit hours

Admission Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and meet all admission requirements of the College
  • Have earned a standard high school diploma from an approved high school or have earned a GED diploma
  • Submit both a TCC application and separate BSN application by the published deadline. 
  • Be a graduate of a registered nurse program (associate degree or diploma program) from a regionally accredited institution
  • Possess a current, valid, unrestricted, unencumbered R.N. license in the state(s) the student will reside in while completing any portion of the coursework
  • Have a minimum of 2.0 cumulative GPA from a regionally accredited college or university

View Healthcare Program Application Deadlines.

Academic Division:
Healthcare Professions, Ghazvini Center for Healthcare Education

Contact:
(850) 558-4500 or healthedu@tcc.fl.edu

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .