Pittsburg State University RN to BSN


Basic Information: Pittsburg State University is located in Pittsburg, Kansas.  The program guide can be found here.

Must Dos: Students must apply to Pittsburg State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: The length depends on how many courses the student decides to take each semester.  The nursing program is a total of 30-38 credit hours depending on how many elective credits are required to graduate.

Nursing Prerequisites: All prerequisite courses can be found in the program guide between pages 12 and 15. Courses that must be completed with a grade of a C or better include Anatomy & Physiology, Chemistry, College Algebra, Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Microbiology, Nutrition, and Sociology.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 or higher.

Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here.  Applications are available January 15th and are "date stamped and numbered as they are received by the School of Nursing."  They must be submitted by March 15th.  The application information for Pittsburg State University can be found here

Admission Tests: International students must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here