Future Students

R.N. to B.S.N. Program at Lima

What is the R.N. to B.S.N. Program?    More Information?
The R.N. to B.S.N. is an integrative approach to baccalaureate nursing education for registered nurses who are graduates of associate and diploma programs. The goal of this program is to facilitate the progression of registered nurses through the existing undergraduate curriculum of The Ohio State University College of Nursing.

A minimum GPA of 2.75 on all college-level work is required to apply. Admission is competitive and selective.

Please check out the College of Nursing web site for the most up-to-date information on the semester conversion and the RN to BSN program.

All of the RN to BSN option courses will be semester-based at the start of the next cohort in Summer 2012. Students applying for the Summer Cohort 2012 must complete all prerequisites by the end of Fall Quarter/Fall Semester. Applications will be accepted between August 1 and December 1. All transcripts must be postmarked no later than January 1, 2012.

The nursing curriculum includes the 7 week summer term followed by two semesters (beginning Summer and ending the following Spring) and is taught in an on-line distance learning format.

Faculty and staff for Nursing

Nursing courses will be take on-line distance learning through the College of Nursing on the Columbus Campus.

General Education Curriculum classes will be taught by the world-class faculty at Ohio State Lima.


  • Galvin Hall

For Columbus campus program ... http://www.con.ohio-state.edu/

Sara Ambroza
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions
Visitor and Student Services Center