RN to BSN Completion Programs in Wisconsin

Registered nurses with a diploma or associate’s degree nursing education have the opportunity to enroll in RN to BSN completion programs that will build on prior nursing experience while enhancing communication skills, leadership skills, evidenced based nursing practice, health care needs of varying patient populations, managed care knowledge and related areas. Though nursing salaries for BSN and associate’s degree educated nurses does not vary much at the entry-level, more career opportunities for the baccalaureate educated nurse will present as a nurse progresses in his/her career.

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RN to BSN Online Programs in Wisconsin

RN to BSN programs at most every nursing school in Wisconsin or online will recognize previous nursing education and apply transfer credits toward the baccalaureate degree. RN to BSN online programs are an option offered by most nursing schools that offer an RN to BSN program. Courses are entirely or at least partially completed online. In fact, some RN to BSN online programs can be completed in as little as 12 months. Learn more about the online and campus based RN to BSN programs in Wisconsin by contacting the programs with the information provided below.

The Advance for Nurses 2008 Salary Survey found that registered nurses in Wisconsin earn an average annual salary of $48,806. According to Wisconsin’s Worknet – Occupational Employment Statistics (OES), Registered nurses made a median annual salary of $58,700. These numbers offer quite a range and obviously salaries will vary significantly based on education, experience, facility, location and position. A BSN does not guarantee higher salaries, but often with higher education will come positions with greater responsibilities and in turn, often greater earnings potential. There’s the incentive to pursuing a baccalaureate degree through an RN to BSN program in Wisconsin. You may also like to learn about the RN to MSN programs offered in Wisconsin.

Nursing Schools Based in Wisconsin Offering RN to BSN Programs

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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The nursing programs are CCNE accredited.

Programs Offered: RN-to-BSN, BSN, RN-to-MSN, MSN, MSN/MBA, Post-Master’s Certificate, BSN-to-PhD, DNP. Specialty areas for applicants of all Masters programs: Adult CNS, Community Health CNS, Family NP, Health Professional Education Certificate, Maternal/Child Health CNS, Nursing Systems CNS, Psych/Mental Health CNS

Alverno College

Programs Offered: RN to BSN

Alverno College,
3400 S. 43rd Street,
P.O. Box 343922,
Milwaukee, WI 53234-3922,

Aurora University – School of Nursing

The online RN to BSN

Programs Offered: BSN, RN to BSN, Associate’s in Practical Nursing

Aurora University,
347 South Gladstone Avenue,
Aurora, Illinois 60506-4892,
PH: 630-892-6431

Cardinal Stritch University

Programs Offered: BSN Completion, MSN

Cardinal Stritch University
6801 N. Yates Road
Milwaukee, WI 53217
PH: 800-347-8822

Columbia College of Nursing

Programs Offered: BSN Completion

Columbia College of Nursing/Mount Mary,
2121 E. Newport Avenue,
Milwaukee, WI, 53211-2952,

Marian University School of Nursing

Programs Offered: RN to BSN to MSN

Marian University,
45 S. National Ave.,
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699,

Marquette University College of Nursing

Programs Offered: Direct Entry BSN for associate’s educated nurses holding a bachelor’s in another field

Marquette University College of Nursing,
Clark Hall,
530 N. 16th Street,
Milwaukee, WI 53233,

Silver Lake College

Programs Offered: BSN Completion

Silver Lake College,
2406 South Alverno Road,
Manitowoc, WI,
PH: (920) 684-6691

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire – College of Nursing

Programs Offered: BSN Completion

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire,
College of Nursing and Health Sciences Nursing Rm 101,
105 Garfield Avenue,
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004,

University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Nursing

Programs Offered: Traditional BSN, RN to BSN

University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Nursing
Clinical Science Center,
600 Highland Avenue,
Madison, WI 53792-2455,

The University Of Wisconsin Oshkosh College of Nursing

Programs Offered: Traditional BSN, Accelerated BSN, RN to BSN

The University Of Wisconsin Oshkosh,
800 Algoma Blvd.,
Oshkosh, WI 54901,
(920) 424-2121

Viterbo University

The programs are CCNE accredited.

Programs Offered: MSN – (Adult Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner , Nurse Educator.), DNP (In Development)

Viterbo University,
900 Viterbo Drive,
La Crosse, WI 54601,
PH: 608-796-3000

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