Online RN to BS in Nursing Program

The Catherine McAuley School of Nursing

The online Bachelor of Science with a major in nursing program at Trocaire College is designed to prepare registered nurses with expanded role competencies and leadership skills needed in today’s complex healthcare system. Registered nurses looking to gain the leadership and management skills needed for advanced careers in nursing and increase their salary potential can turn to this program for advancement. Trocaire emphasizes nursing expertise beyond the clinical, such as patient education, health promotion, community health, healthcare across the lifespan, and technology integration.

Trocaire understands that flexibility is key to our students’ success. Our BS in Nursing program is offered to accommodate busy lives. Online classes allow for a schedule that accommodates work hours and other commitments students have outside of school. Many students find that our generous transfer credits allows them to complete their BS in Nursing in just 30 credit hours.

A Trocaire College education is more affordable than you think. Generous financial aid and tuition discounts are available to qualified students in the forms of scholarships, grants, and student loans and work-study. Many of our students work for employers who offer tuition reimbursement and opportunities for advancement upon completion of the BS in Nursing.

RN to BS in Nursing Healthcare Heroes Scholarship

The BSN Healthcare Heroes Scholarship Program awards students with a lower tuition rate of only $410 per credit hour, the most affordable BSN program in WNY. Apply here.

Our students benefit from smaller classes and more personal attention from professors and instructors. Faculty provides individualized mentoring and support for students so they may be successful in their academic pursuits.

The program is registered by the New York State Education Department and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

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Hands-on, intensive learning. Clinical experiences within all WNY major healthcare systems. Internships that stand out on a resume. A Trocaire education is different. Our academic programs prepare graduates for careers of achievement and boast a strong reputation throughout the community. And, our students find the most supportive of environments—one that sees them through from orientation to graduation.

Whether you have questions about the application, admissions and financial aid or you would like to arrange a visit — we make it easy and are excited to assist you.