Nurses are some of the busiest professionals, driven by compassion and the desire to care for others. As an RN already in the field, the idea of going back to school when you’re preoccupied with work and personal responsibilities may sound difficult, but earning your bachelor’s of nursing can open up a world of possibilities for your future. And with the right program, getting your degree is easier than you think.
Here are three ways Ashworth College's RN to BSN program makes it possible to earn your BSN without putting the rest of your life on hold.
When you're working full-time and have a family or other responsibilities, adding more into the mix might feel impossible. But logistics shouldn't prevent you from furthering your nursing career.
Ashworth College's online RN to BSN program allows you to set your own class schedule around your availability, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whether you find yourself with spare time first thing in the morning, or late at night, you can login and complete your coursework when it is convenient for you. Online courses also make it easy to complete your degree on your own terms and at your own pace.
Just because you're taking courses independently online doesn't mean you have to go it alone. Having an experienced professional mentor available to you as you expand your career is crucial, which is why RN to BSN students are matched with a personal advisor who is also a seasoned, practicing nurse and can provide first-hand advice. Beyond the guidance from your advisor, you'll have access to experienced, knowledgeable faculty, as well as a team of experts who available to provide academic, professional and technical support in real time.
Yes, furthering your education costs money, but it doesn't have to be prohibitively expensive. Ashworth College's RN to BSN program is one of the most affordable in the country—total tuition costs can be as low as $5,500*, and students can select a payment option that fits their budget, whether paying in full or one month at a time. Finding a payment method that works for you allows you to focus on expanding your potential instead.
Earning your BSN should be an exciting idea, not a daunting task. The RN to BSN program was developed by educators who understand the value of nursing—as well as the time and expense of going back to school—to provide a high-quality, nursing specific education at a low cost. This way, going back to school is not only possible, but a pathway to even more opportunities for you to explore!
*Depending on your transfer credits