RN to BSN Accelerated Degree

Nursing students


The RN to BSN Accelerated Degree program provides a fast track to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) for motivated registered nurses who wish to expand their skills beyond the clinical aspect of nursing and increase responsibility and leadership in their nursing career.

Bloomfield College is the place to provide the academic foundation and skills needed to excel in today’s complex health-care environment and meet the challenges facing today’s healthcare providers.

The Bloomfield College RN to BSN Accelerated Degree Program is uniquely designed for working professional Registered Nurses (RNs) who have attained an associate’s degree or diploma in nursing and have an active New Jersey RN license. It is intended to help complete your BSN degree at a faster pace.

Our accelerated sessions allow you the opportunity to maintain a healthy balance between work and academics with our flexible course offerings. Classes run on a 12-month calendar in a hybrid format combining in-person and online course options.

Please contact Jorge Fernandez, Assistant Director of Admission, at jorge_fernandez@bloomfield.edu or 973-748-9000, ext. 1222 with questions or for assistance.

You can apply online or download an application.

Please review the recommended sequence of courses for the RN to BSN Accelerated Degree program.

Program Completion

You can earn a BSN in 15-18 months by attending classes once a week and completing an online component. All College and General Education requirements must be met to earn the BSN degree; additional courses may be required.


The Bloomfield College nursing program is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the New Jersey State Board of Nursing.

"Bloomfield College is a great place to be. As a health educator, I have the opportunity to get to know each student I teach. It is like a little community where you can make a difference in each life you touch.” – Neddie V. Serra, Bloomfield Nursing Faculty
"Every nurse was drawn to nursing because of a desire to care, to serve, or to help." – Christina Feist-Heilmeier, RN, author of Nurses Are from Heaven