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6 need-to-know facts about HFC’s online RN to BSN program

Posted By Brianna Neuser On March 19, 2020

nursing-studentHoly Family College's RN to BSN online program is a valuable option for nurses who are dedicated to advancing their skills by earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

As a busy, working professional, we know that you have a lot of options when it comes to earning a BSN, but we are here to give you the need-to-know facts regarding HFC's online RN to BSN Program.

Pro Tip: Download Holy Family College's RN to BSN Guide today!

1. The RN to BSN nursing program is offered 100 percent online

Holy Family College's RN to BSN Completion Program is offered 100 percent online. Because HFC's RN to BSN Program is exclusively online, nursing students have the opportunity to maintain a job while earning a BSN. This is a valuable option for anyone who is committed to completing their BSN while working part or full time in the nursing field, especially considering that nurses often experience alternating shift work. 

Pro Tip: Want more information on the benefits of an online BSN? Check out 5 benefits to getting a BSN online!

2. HFC's online RN to BSN Program prepares nurses to earn even higher degrees

As a graduate of HFC's online RN to BSN Program, nurses leave the program having developed the skills needed to start a graduate program, such as:

  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Education
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist/Leader
  • Nurse Administration 

3. Graduates of HFC's online RN to BSN Program go on to pursue a variety of nursing careers

As a graduate of HFC's online RN to BSN Program, students graduate with the skills needed to land and succeed in a variety of roles. As a graduate of this RN to BSN Program, you could go on to be a:

  • Nurse Leader
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Public Health Nurse

Pro Tip: For more information on the value of a BSN degree, check out 4 reasons you should pursue a BSN to launch your nursing career!

4. RN to BSN students at HFC can benefit from our Strategic Partnerships Program

As an online BSN student, at Holy Family College, you can benefit from our Strategic Partnerships Program that provides discounted tuition rates. This Strategic Partnerships Program offers important degree completion opportunities to our partners’ employees and their families, which improves the lives of families and the health of our partner employers. 

Education is a common human good, and we are proud to offer our RN to BSN Program at a special discounted rate for those who participate through the Strategic Partnerships Program.

5. HFC offers an Early Entry RN to BSN Program

The Early Entry RN to BSN option is a great option for aspiring nurses who want to expedite earning their BSN while completing their RN education.

This Early Entry program is designed for students currently enrolled in an associate degree in a nursing program at an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) accredited technical college who would like to begin working on their BSN while studying to obtain their RN license. 

6. You'll make more money after earning a BSN at HFC

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that as of 2018, the median annual wage for registered nurses was $71,730. This report does not differentiate between the pay received by nurses holding an ADN and a BSN, although according to Payscale, nurses holding a BSN can expect to make more money than their two-year counterparts.

The BLS also predicts that employment of registered nurses is projected to grow 12 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations.

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The purpose of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Holy Family College is to develop professional nurse leaders in all areas of practice who can respond to the health care needs of a changing society.

If you're interested in boosting your career by choosing the online RN to BSN Program at HFC, we encourage you to request more information or start your online application today!


Are you interested in learning more about Holy Family College's RN to BSN online nursing program? Download HFC's RN to BSN Guide today!

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