Mississippi RN to BSN Programs

The increasingly complex cases that registered nurses are presented with in the hospital and other health care settings call for advanced education. Research has found that Baccalaureate educated nurses make fewer mistakes than Associate’s or diploma educated nurses. Hospitals in Mississippi are adjusting their hiring standards based on this data.  Pursuing an RN to BSN or BSN completion program is a logical career development step for any registered nurse with an community college nursing degree or diploma. Registered nurses can earn their RN to BSN online, allowing them to continue working in their current position while advancing their career.

Common career paths for registered nurses who have earned their RN to BSN include health care educators, faculty at nursing schools, Master’s programs, charge nurse and many other opportunities. Recent Nursing Salary data have documented that baccalaureate educated nurses earn more than registered nurses with an ADN or Diploma.

RN to BSN Online Programs in Mississippi

There are a variety of programs offered in Mississippi to choose from including online RN to BSN programs and programs offered at campus locations throughout the state. It is important to consider accreditation status of the nursing school offering these programs as it ensures that the programs offered have been carefully evaluated and will adequately prepare students for the increased responsibilities presented to baccalaureate educated nurses. RN to BSN programs with school or program accreditation information is listed below.

You may also be interested in: RN to MSN bridge programs offered in Mississippi

Nursing Schools Based in Mississippi Offering an RN to BSN Program

Mississippi University for Women

Contact Information:
Mississippi University for Women – Division of Nursing
1100 College Street BOX W-910
Columbus, MS 39701
PH: 662-329-7299

Alcorn State University – School of Nursing

Contact Information:
Alcorn State University
P O BOX 18399
Natchez, MS 39122
PH: 601-304-4300

Delta State University – School of Nursing

Contact Information:
Delta State University
BOX 3343
Cleveland, MS 39733
PH: 662-846-4268

Mississippi College

Online RN to BSN Track offered and accredited by the CCNE.

Contact Information:
200 S. Capitol Street
Clinton, MS 39058
PH: 601-925-3000

University of Mississippi Medical Center – School of Nursing

Contact Information:
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 North STATE ST
Jackson, MS 39216-4505
PH: 601- 984-6220

University of Southern Mississippi – School of Nursing

Contact Information:
University of Southern Mississippi
BOX 5095
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-5095
PH: 601-266-5871

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