Fast-Track RN-BSN (Online)

Accelerate Your Rise to Nurse Leadership

Elevate the Quality of Care in Your Community

Healthcare facilities nationwide face nurse shortages,1 increasing the need for nurse leaders who have the skills to make healthcare more efficient. Prepare to thrive in these in-demand, higher-pay roles with the online RN-BSN program at Florida A&M University (FAMU).

FAMU is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing (ACEN), affirming the quality of our nursing coursework. This accreditation builds on the excellence we already achieved as a historically Black university with the longest-running continuing baccalaureate nursing program in the United States. Get started in the RN-BSN to learn from our dedicated faculty, developing as a leader driven to improve patient care and well-being in your community. As you progress through the program, you can receive assistance from our dedicated alumni and participate in student nursing groups online.

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Nursing Courses That Focus on Individual and Community Care

Engage in online courses that enable you to lead with your mind and your heart. You’ll explore advanced concepts in population health, quality improvement, and leadership to provide superior care to patients. Plus, study healthcare policy and nursing informatics to build an understanding of practice standards and patient data, preparing you to improve healthcare delivery in today’s advancing healthcare field.

Give Patient-Centered Care

Learn methods for supporting each patient’s unique needs, making quality care central to your nursing practice.

Delve Into Population Health

Explore strategies for improving the well-being of vulnerable populations in your community.

Complete Clinicals Locally

Finish your clinical placement where you currently practice—without visiting our campus.

Accrue Credits for Your MSN

Dual credit options let you earn up to 12 graduate-level credits that seamlessly transfer into our online Master of Science in Nursing program when you’re ready.

Online Courses That Balance Convenience and Quality

We know first-hand how demanding nursing roles can be. That’s why we bring our courses to you. Complete our bachelor’s and master’s nursing programs online and benefit from the same academic quality and esteemed faculty found on campus. You can take classes part time or join us full time to take the fast track to nursing leadership. Plus, you’ll complete the practicum requirements last, which allows you to apply everything you learned in class as you begin engaging patients.

Prepare to Become a Nurse Leader

By advancing your nursing talents, you can help your community meet the urgent need for healthcare professionals. In fact, hiring in this sector will grow 16 percent from 2020 to 2030.2 Start our RN-BSN to accelerate your move into leadership roles where you oversee high-quality patient care.

Top Five Roles for RN-BSN Graduates3

  1. Pharmaceutical Nurse
  2. Informatics Nurse
  3. Travel Nurse
  4. Legal Nurse Consultant
  5. Perioperative (Operating Room) Nurse

Learn From Community-Minded Nurse Leaders

At FAMU, you’ll engage with experienced nursing faculty who understand the complexities of today’s healthcare field and its impact on communities of color. Become a skilled nurse leader with an expanded capacity to care and address the needs of today’s patients by continuing your education at a university that ranks among the Top 10 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).4

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