As healthcare systems shift to preferring or requiring that nurses be educated at the bachelor’s degree level, our online RN-to-BSN program provides an excellent opportunity for working registered nurses seeking the opportunities that come with a bachelor’s degree.  Benefit from the rich experience of your instructors and peers in a collaborative learning environment as you take your nursing career to the next level.


To cultivate competent, caring nurse professionals through exemplary education and promotion of lifelong learning.

Program Highlights 

RN to BSN at Cabarrus College
  • Perfect for working nurses who want to advance their careers
  • 100% online; no clinical required
  • Develop leadership skills and expand skills in utilizing science to provide patient-centered care
  • Prepare for collaborative roles in promoting health for patients, families and communities
  • Flexible, with full-time and part-time options
  • Five-week course blocks
  • Affordable: generous loans and financial aid available
  • Credits awarded for diploma or associate degree work and related work/life experience
  • Focus on population health, leadership and service 
  • Opens the door to more varied employment opportunities, career progression and professional certification in a nursing specialty
  • Exceptional, nationally recognized, clinically trained faculty
  • Fast-track application for Atrium Health teammates and alumni of Atrium Health-affiliated colleges: NO fee, essay or references required
  • Start in fall or spring

Program Goals

  • To provide an avenue for flexible, seamless progression for ADN-RNs to obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing
  • To prepare ADN-RNs for professional advancement by expanding skills in utilizing science to provide evidence-based patient-centered care.
  • To prepare graduates for collaborative roles in promoting health for patients, families and communities.