Forbes Advisor ranks VU RN-to-BSN Online Bachelor’s Degree among the Best and Best Affordable in the nation

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June 10, 2024

VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University has received dual recognition from Forbes Advisor, being named one of the Best RN-to-BSN Online Programs in 2024 and one of the Best Affordable RN-to-BSN Online Programs of 2024.

This national recognition highlights VU’s commitment to providing high-quality, accessible nursing education that empowers registered nurses to advance their careers with a flexible option. Nurses with bachelor’s degrees earn higher salaries and have additional leadership opportunities.

The VU RN-to-BSN degree offers registered nurses the ability to earn a bachelor’s degree 100 percent online, making it a perfect choice for students who need flexibility in their schedules.

VU College of Health Sciences and Human Performance Dean Michelle Cummins said, “VU has a long history of producing high-quality nursing professionals. Our first-rate faculty is fully dedicated to ensuring student success, and we’re proud of the outstanding support services available to our online students, which makes a positive impact on them and the communities they serve.”

VU is the only institution located in Indiana that made the Best Online RN-to-BSN Degree list. The Top 10 also includes the University of Florida, Western Carolina University, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Wichita State University, University of Arkansas, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, University of the Cumberlands, Central Michigan University and Florida Gateway College.

VU is one of only three higher education institutions outside of the state of Florida in the Best Affordable Top 10 and is the only university located in the Midwest.

This dual recognition for VU’s RN-to-BSN online bachelor’s degree solidifies the University’s reputation as a leading institution for nursing education, offering excellent value and exceptional learning experiences. By excelling in program excellence and affordability, VU is dedicated to supporting students in achieving their academic and professional goals without financial barriers.

Students can continue working while striving to achieve a bachelor’s degree. VU students can complete the RN-to-BSN degree online in as little as 16 months or extend their length of study for up to five years. Students may also be eligible for tuition deferment, potentially delaying tuition payment until the end of each semester. Previously completed general education and pre-licensure nursing courses will transfer without an expiration date. Academic advisors and faculty are available to VU students throughout the week. The RN-to-BSN Program offers further flexibility with three entry dates in August, October, and January.

For more information about the VU RN-to-BSN online bachelor's degree, go HERE

View the Forbes Advisor Full Rankings for Best RN-to-BSN Online Programs in 2024 and Best Affordable RN-to-BSN Online Programs in 2024

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