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BSN Curriculum
Marian University
BSN Curriculum 

Marian University's RN-to-BSN program utilizes your prior education and your experiences as a registered nurse while also enhancing your skills and strengths to meet the needs of an evolving health care system. 

This integration of nursing courses and liberal arts courses provides a strong foundation to support you in making sound clinical and ethical judgements.

  • Courses in nursing economics, informatics and community nursing will expand your knowledge needed to provide excellent nursing care.
  • Leadership training will prepare you for your role as part of a health care team.
  • Geriatrics will enlighten you to the unique needs of a rapidly growing population.
  • Necessary physical assessment skills will be immensely refined.

Liberal arts courses will teach you to reflect and think critically.

  • Humanities courses introduce the beauty of the arts and social complexities into the nursing profession.
  • Enhancement of your communication skills so you can become a health care advocate and a voice for the most vulnerable in our society. 
  • Spiritual development will help you provide holistic patient care.
  • Exposure to a foreign language will broaden your cultural perspective to appropriately work with and treat diverse populations.

BSN Degree Requirements