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RMU’s R.N. to B.S.N. is designed for registered nurses who want to further their education and advance their careers. Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, the program prepares licensed professional nurses for roles in clinical and community settings and offers courses in quality and safety, evidence-based practice, informatics, leadership, cultural sensitivity, health promotion, and community.

Graduates go on to careers in the healthcare field. Specialties include pediatrics, geriatrics, emergency care, surgical nursing, and more. Jobs include forensic nurse, legal nurse consultant, clinical researcher, and school nurse.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Master of Science in Nursing and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs in the School of Nursing and Health Services are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.


Contact Information

Donna McDermott, PhD, RN, CHSE
Department Head, Nursing
412-397-6056 phone

Jessica Kamerer, EdD, MSN, RNC-NIC, CHSE
RN-BSN/MSN Program Director
412-397-3542 phone

Sample Courses:

These are some of the classes for students in this academic program:

Healthcare Financial Admin
Health Promotion & Assessment
Ethical & Legal Issues in Healthcare
Major Credits
Nursing, Biology
Core Credits
Communication Skills, Economics, Humanities, History, Sciences, etc.
Elective Credits

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More than ever before, today’s complex healthcare environment needs skilled clinicians,  expert communicators, and good people. Our students are about more than a major.

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