Northwestern's online RN to BSN program ranked among the nation's top 25
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Northwestern College’s online RN to BSN program has been ranked among the nation’s top-25 programs of its kind by www.NursingSchoolHub.com.
The website ranks Northwestern 24th on its list of the Top 25 Online RN to BSN Programs for 2019. Northwestern is the only Iowa school on the list. The ranking is based on cost, student reviews, institutional outcomes and accreditation. The website collected its data from Niche.com reviews, College Scorecard, the National Center for Education Statistics and institutions’ websites.
Several features are included in the website’s write-up about Northwestern’s online RN to BSN program, including that it can be completed in two years or less with customizations based on students’ schedules; that faith-based learning is an integral part of the education; and that students have the opportunity to transfer existing credits and work experience to the program. The website also adds that Northwestern’s program features “optimal affordability.”
“When researching accredited RN to BSN online programs, students can trust that this one will meet their needs,” notes the website about Northwestern.
“We strive to meet working nurses where they’re at in their educational journeys and walk alongside them throughout the process,” says Dr. Karie Stamer, director of Northwestern’s online RN to BSN program. “We focus on specific assignments within the areas students want to learn more about, and we help them develop a deeper understanding of holistic care.”
Northwestern’s online RN to BSN program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and approved by the Iowa Board of Nursing. “With that in mind, students can trust that they’re receiving the best possible education for their money,” adds NursingSchoolHub.com. Northwestern’s program is also a National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements-approved institution.
More information on Northwestern’s online RN to BSN program can be found at www. nwciowa.edu/rn-bsn.